How to Switch from Podomatic to Libsyn Podcast Hosting

Considering changing podcast platforms? The, consider Libsyn’s reliability and exclusive features that can take your podcast to the next level!

Wondering how much time and effort it takes to switch podcast platforms? Here’s the good news…It’s easy to switch to Libsyn. Easy as 1-2-3.

Step 1: Sign Up for a Libsyn Account

Go to the Libsyn signup page to create your account.

Next, pick a plan that suits the needs of your podcast.

Step 2: Import Your Show

Now that your account is ready, it’s time to bring the show files over to Libsyn. (Don’t worry…We do all the heavy lifting.)

Get started by going to the Settings section.

Click on Feed & Sync Import.

Once the window pops up, select One Time Import.

Type in your current Podomatic RSS feed URL.

Click Submit.

Depending on how many files your podcast has and how large they are, this may take a bit. Go for a walk or start planning your next batch of podcast content. We will let you know when the import is complete. Need more details?  Visit our guide to moving a podcast from Podomatic to Libsyn.

Step 3: Redirect Your Podcast RSS Feed

People enjoy your podcast. They want to know when new episodes come out (and listen to your old ones). It’s time to make sure Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and all your other digital distribution platforms can find your new podcast host.

Your podcast RSS feed connects your content to these services that alert your subscribers when new episodes come out. Redirecting the RSS feed makes your move to Libsyn seamless.

How to Redirect a Podomatic RSS Feed

To redirect your Podomatic RSS feed, you need to get in contact with their support team. Request a redirect by reaching out to the Podomatic support team.

Be sure to provide them with the URL for your old Podomatic feed and your new Libsyn RSS feed. The support team will get back to you once the feed is redirected.

It’s advised that you maintain your Podomatic account for up to 4 weeks to ensure all the podcast distribution services have a chance to update your new RSS Feed.

Welcome to Libsyn!

We are so happy to help you share your podcast with the world! The Libsyn team wants you to have the best podcast hosting experience. If you are having any problems migrating to Libsyn, contact our support staff at [email protected]. We are here to help during your transition and as your podcast grows.

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