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News, feature release round-ups and behind-the-scenes of the Captivate.fm podcast hosting, analytics & marketing platform.


Introducing the podcast playlist player and latest episode players!
Feb 19 • 0 min
We just released the outstanding embeddable playlist players and the simple, powerful latest episode embeddable player to all Captivate podcasters! As of today, you can embed a beautiful player that showcases all episodes of your podcast into any website…
Drag & drop team members on your podcast website and some advanced WordPress functionality for the geeks like us
Feb 11 • 7 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… Drag & drop team member ordering on your Captivate podcast website: This is a nice one - you can…
Request your perfect Captivate feature, any time!
Feb 4 • 14 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… Request a Captivate feature!: We love working with you and we love making things that work for…
Listener Ethics & Privacy: Introducing “Full Transparency Mode” for Your Captivate Podcast
Jan 28 • 8 min
Today, Captivate becomes the world’s first podcast hosting platform to introduce a full transparency mode for all podcasts. Full Transparency Mode allows listeners to see exactly where their data may be going when using prefix-led third-party tracking…
EPIC new feature: single subscribe links for ALL podcasts
Jan 21 • 6 min
Asking people to subscribe to your podcast can be a real pain - where do you send them? To what link?! Promoting your podcast just got way, way easier and there’s more to come!
Changing podcast prefixes, figuring out a team member bug and making Evo smile
Jan 17 • 9 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… Episode URL added to publishing screen: We’ve popped in a lovely little field within the episode…
Podcast Episode Page SEO Updates, Holiday Support Hours and more…
Dec 12, 2019 • 8 min
It’s weekly update time!! This week it’s all been about SEO, whoop! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… Episode page SEO: Whether you’re a Podcast Websites user…
Free Download Threshold Increases for Everyone On All Plans!
Dec 3, 2019 • 6 min
TL:DL -Those plans with 10,000 downloads now receive 12,000; those plans with 50,000 downloads now receive 60,000 and those plans with 120,000 downloads now enjoy 150,000 included each and every month.
WordPress Updates, Podcast Websites Tweaks and Sync Sync Sync!
Nov 26, 2019 • 5 min
This one is a bit of a boring one, sorry - it’s “bug smashing” as much less cool companies would write.
Analytics Upgrades, Whoop! Geo-Location, to Be Precise…
Nov 19, 2019 • 11 min
It’s weekly update time!! This week we finished rolling out some major upgrades to your account area, making it super easy to switch plans, view your download allowances on a super sweet looking “progress” style bar and of course, viewing and downloading…
Simpler Account Management & Boring Admin
Nov 12, 2019 • 8 min
It’s weekly update time!! This week it’s been a week or account updates, making sure that your billing and download quota is easy to view, manage and understand. The biggest changes this week will actually be rolled out periodically over the next few days…
Captivate Sync™, Our WordPress Podcasting Plugin is Here!
Nov 5, 2019 • 7 min
It’s weekly update time and this week is a BIG one!! Captivate Sync™, our WordPress podcasting plugin, is here!! We’ve been building WordPress stuff for a long, long time. In fact, my (Mark) background is over ten years running a design, brand and digital…
Stress-Free Podcasting with Captivate & Alitu!
Oct 29, 2019 • 7 min
Today, we talk about the first part of our deep integration strategy to make podcasting stress free for everyone, starting with our integration with Alitu, the podcast maker!
Captivate Podcast Website Upgrades
Oct 22, 2019 • 7 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… Simpler website pagination - this week’s update is a website focussed update with the first…
Even Simpler, Smarter Podcast Imports from Other Hosting Platforms!
Oct 15, 2019 • 9 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… Podcast import assistant just got smarter! - sometimes your old host will have it set that your…
Important CDN Update and What Happened with Speed This Week
Oct 8, 2019 • 9 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release covering CDN updates, speed of uploads and more.
Podcast Player Updates, Big Import Speed Upgrades and More!
Oct 1, 2019 • 7 min
It’s weekly update time!! As always, we’ve worked hard to listen to what you’d love to see in Captivate and have put together the latest release as follows… New player branding options! - a big thanks to many of the networks and agencies who use Captivate…
Spotify Analytics Passthrough, New Deep-Dive Download Data and More!
Sep 24, 2019 • 10 min
When we began the process of building Captivate – our podcast hosting, analytics and marketing (https://www.captivate.fm/) platform, we chose the tagline “The World’s Only Growth-Oriented Podcast Host™“. We did that because we have a vision. That vision…
Introducing: Captivate Insider
Sep 24, 2019 • 1 min
Captivate Insider is brought to you by Rebel Base Media, the creators of Captivate.fm, the world’s only growth-oriented podcast host™. Featuring news, feature release round-ups and behind-the-scenes insights into the creation, evolution and development of…