SoundCloud Introduces RSS For PodcastsJan 19th, 2011 | By Elisabeth Lewin | Category: Audio Podcasting, iPods & Portable Media Players, Podcast Distribution
Audio platform SoundCloud has announced a beta podcast release program. SoundCloud has built a large and growing fan base over the past year with its capability to create and upload audio files, and then promote and share users’ sound creations across the web. A number of apps are available for creating and sharing SoundCloud files across various devices and platforms.
SoundCloud is now in the process of offering RSS feed capability, making the site of keen interest to podcasters and their subscribers. Podcasters who are interested in taking part in the beta RSS feature rollout are invited to fill out this form at SoundCloud.
According to the company’s announcement, current and aspiring podcasters are all invited to take part in the beta RSS program. In addition, “the best and most interesting applications will get a special beta account too so you can really test drive the platform.” A list of current podcasts can be found on the SoundCloud blog.
Features for the podcast release include:
- RSS capability for your sounds
- Set which sounds are in your RSS feed during upload
- Enable RSS as a default option
Check out these links for further information on the SoundCloud podcast subscription feature rollout