How to subscibe to Podcasts on Spotify


Most people think of Spotify as the mega-popular music streaming service, but it also has podcasts.Almost all popular podcasts, including some exclusives, can be found on Spotify. If you enjoy both podcasts and music streaming, you may want to combine the two.

Podcasts are available in all Spotify app versions. Progress in episodes is also synced across devices, which is very convenient. Episodes can also be downloaded to mobile devices for offline listening.

Spotify Podcasts are available on iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.

Here’s how to find and follow podcasts:

Launch the Spotify app on your device and ensure you’re signed in.

Enter the title of a podcast in the search field on the top.

Look for the result labeled “Podcast” and select it.

To subscribe to the podcast, click the “Follow” button.

That’s all! You are, now  a podcast subscriber! New episodes will appear in your library’s “Podcasts” section.

Podcasts from Spotify on the Desktop

Launch the app or go to Spotify’s website.

Click the search bar at the top of the window on Windows and Mac.

Enter the name of the podcast you’re looking for and click on the “Podcast” result.

On the show landing page, click the “Follow” button.

People prefer Spotify to other services such as Stitcher, Google Podcasts, and Apple Podcasts for listening to podcasts.For the following reasons:

Many people already have the Spotify app installed on their device for music consumption, so listening to podcasts on it eliminates the need to download another app or sign up for a new service.

The user interface is straightforward. In comparison to other apps such as Stitcher, the Spotify user interface is fairly simple to grasp.

Support for devices. Spotify is available on all major smart speakers as well as several car models, in addition to iOS, Android, and Windows devices.

Discovering podcasts. Spotify’s algorithm frequently suggests new podcasts based on previous episodes downloaded or listened to.