About Listen Notes: What is Listen Notes? Who built it? And FAQs.


Best podcasts: Podcasts curated by Listen Notes employees.


Classifieds for podcasting: The best place to find co-hosts, guests, sponsors, and cross-promotions for your podcasts.

Contact Listen Notes: How can we help you?

Curated podcasts: Curated lists of awesome podcasts from online resources, e.g., articles, forum discussions...


Hot podcasts: The most popular episodes / podcasts on Listen Notes on a specific day.


Integrations: Bring podcasts everywhere on the Web.


Listen Alerts: Monitoring podcast mentions. Listen Notes monitors all publicly accessible RSS-based podcasts 24/7 for you, and will notify you whenever there are new episodes mentioning your keywords, e.g., people, brand, topics...

Listen API: Simple & no-nonsense podcast search & directory API. Search the meta data of all publicly accessible RSS-based podcasts and episodes by people, places, or topics. It's the same API that powers the Listen Notes website. Trusted by thousands of companies and developers.

Listen Clips: Create, share, and embed clips from podcast episodes.

Listen Datasets: Buy podcast metadata that can be viewed in MS Excel or Google Sheets. Best for marketing, PR, sales, journalism, edu, alt data for finance...

Listen Explorer: Figure out what are podcasts similar to a list of specific podcasts.

Listen Labs: This is a playground where our more adventurous users can play around with prototypes of some of our wild and crazy ideas and offer feedback directly to us.

  • Listen Notes Browser Extension: Chrome, Edge...

  • inca.fm: Simple live audio streaming. Like Clubhouse, but on a website.

  • Just Listen™: It's like Stumble Upon, but for podcast episodes.

Listen Later: Listen Later is a tool for building your own playlists of podcast episodes. The playlist you create has a RSS feed that can be added to any podcast player apps. It's like Instapaper or Pocket for podcasts.

Listen Score: Listen Score (LS) is a metric that shows the estimated popularity of a podcast compared to all other rss-based public podcasts in the world on a scale from 0 to 100. The higher, the more popular. It's like Nielsen ratings for podcasts.

Listen Notes For Podcasters: If you are a podcaster, this page is to answer questions you may have about Listen Notes.

Listen Notes System Status

Listen Real-Time: It's like Google Analytics Real-Time, but for podcast episodes. See all the podcast episodes being listened to via Listen Notes right now.


Podcast academy: In-depth podcast app reviews, podcasting tutorials, podcast industry analysis, and more.

Podcast Discovery: Listen Notes provides many web tools for you to discover interesting podcasts and episodes.

Podcast playlists: Explore awesome podcast playlists created by Listen Notes community. Discover interesting podcast episodes by topics.

Podcast search engine: Search all publicly accessible RSS-based podcasts and episodes on the Internet.

Podcast stats: Podcast industry data through the lens of Listen Notes. You can find answers like:

  • How many podcasts and episodes are out there?

  • How many new podcasts / episodes are created by months / years?

  • Number of podcasts by countries / languages / genres?

  • ...

Podcaster interviews: Podcasters tell their own stories.

Premium Membership: Unlock powerful podcast search features and see more search results.


Settings: Update your profile, email, and privacy settings. You can also delete your entire Listen Notes account here.

Submit podcasts: Add podcasts to the Listen Notes database (RSS / iTunes url).

Submit a podcaster interview: Podcasters can do a written interview on ListenNotes.com. We want to help promote independent podcasts.


The Official Listen Notes Blog: Learn how we build Listen Notes, the best podcast search engine and API.

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