Anchor makes it easy for anyone to start a podcast through award-winning apps for iOS, Android, and web. Through easy-to-use tools, straightforward analytics, one-touch distribution, and unlimited podcast hosting that’s 100% free, Anchor is enabling people all over the world to have their voices heard, regardless of experience.
Anchor’s general belief has been that anyone should be able to easily record and share audio without the need for special tools or technical know-how. Anchor takes a minimalistic approach on both desktop and mobile which makes their website and app very easy to use.
Unlike other free accounts, Anchor charges absolutely nothing for unlimited storage as well as no cap on the number of different shows you seek to host. In addition to being the easiest way to make your podcast, Anchor lets you seamlessly distribute episodes across top podcasting apps with one tap of a button, including Apple Podcasts (iTunes), Google Play, Overcast, Pocket Casts, Stitcher, and more
Anchor Sponsorships make it really easy to make money by getting your podcast sponsored. Getting matched with a sponsor, recording, and publishing a great message, getting paid — it’s all built directly into Anchor, streamlining the entire podcast advertising process.
Podcasters need to know how, when, and where people are tuning in. They need this information to know what an advertisement on their podcast is worth, how many listeners they acquire per episode, and growth trends over time. Anchor measures episode performance with
- Ad impressions
Anchor also breaks-down the when, where, and how it was heard. It can show percentages of the type of devices the audience listened on (iPhone, Android, etc), it can show the geographical location of your listener base, and which directory listeners are using (Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc)
Three easy Steps to make a podcast with Anchor:
- Sign up at Anchor website https://anchor.fm/signup or download with https://apps.apple.com/app/apple-store/id1056182234
- Just start recording
- Hit publish and be heard by everybody