As a podcaster with a self-hosted WordPress website and PowerPress plugin, you can easily publish your podcast on our high-speed content delivery network using our Podcast Hosting service. With only three simple steps – Produce, Post, Publish – you can take advantage of our service.
To get started, link the PowerPress plugin on your website to your Blubrry.com account by following these instructions.
If you don’t have a WordPress website, don’t worry! We provide a free one with every podcast hosting plan. Additionally, you can also use Blubrry Publisher, which is integrated into the Blubrry Podcaster Dashboard, to publish directly from Blubrry.com. Learn more here.
Need more reasons? Here are some more points on optimizing your podcast using a WordPress website:
- User-Friendly Content Management: WordPress offers an intuitive interface, making it easy for podcasters to create, edit, and organize their podcast episodes, show notes, and other content without needing advanced technical skills.
- Vast Plugin Ecosystem: The PowerPress Plugin allows podcasters to enhance their website’s functionality.
- SEO Optimization: WordPress offers numerous SEO-friendly features and plugins that help improve your podcast’s discoverability, including customizable URLs, meta tags, and the ability to optimize your content for search engines.
- Responsive Design: Many WordPress themes are designed to be responsive, ensuring your podcast website looks and functions well on various devices, such as smartphones, tablets, and desktops.
- Media Management: WordPress provides efficient media management capabilities, allowing you to easily upload, organize, and display podcast episodes, images, and other media files.
- Built-in Blogging: WordPress integrates seamlessly with blogging functionality, enabling podcasters to share additional content, updates, and behind-the-scenes insights, helping to engage and connect with the audience.
- Customization Options: With a wide range of themes and customizable options, podcasters can create a unique and visually appealing website that aligns with their brand and podcast content.
- Integration with Hosting Platforms: WordPress can be integrated with popular podcast hosting platforms, making it easier to manage and publish new episodes directly from your hosting account to your website.
- Community Engagement: Through comments, social sharing buttons, and contact forms, WordPress facilitates direct interaction with your podcast audience, allowing you to receive feedback, suggestions, and build a loyal community.
- Scalability and Future Growth: As your podcast gains popularity, WordPress can accommodate increased traffic and content demands. Whether you’re starting with a basic site or planning to expand into multiple podcasts or multimedia projects, WordPress is flexible and scalable.
Remember that while WordPress offers numerous advantages, the success of your podcast website also depends on your content quality, marketing efforts and, of course, engagement with your audience.