Apple announced a new premium podcast subscription service at the Spring Loaded virtual event, confirming a rumor from Peter Kafka from Vox Media. He tweeted that he was “pretty sure” that the Cupertino-based tech giant is preparing to announce a paid podcast plan. Eagle Eye users of iOS 14.5 Beta It also found indications that a paid announcement of a podcast service is imminent, and it was spot on.
Podcast fans will appreciate Apple’s new paid podcast service. The premium option gives Apple the opportunity to offer popular podcasters lucrative offers that in return publish exclusive content and high quality episodes for their fans.
Apple’s paid podcast service is here
Apple’s paid podcast service announcement follows Facebook’s revelation It is planned to bring podcast episodes directly to the official pages of the content creators on the social media platform. The social media giant plans to let users read through the Facebook app while listening to the latest podcast episodes from their favorite yappers.
Apple’s new podcast service requires more investment from users as it is a paid subscription. Members can unlock new content, enjoy ad-free listening, early access to episodes and much more. This will help your favorite podcasters build their business and grow their creativity.
Apple Podcasts is being redesigned as a cherry on top. “Every show and episode has a beautiful new page that makes it easy to follow, listen, and share,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. The Cupertino-based tech giant is also rolling out new channels to help users find new shows from their favorite creators. Users receive recommendations for new channels to explore.
Apple’s premium podcast subscription service launches in over 170 regions and countries next month.