Capture audio straight from your phone, iPad, or desktop computer using Anchor’s recording tools, compatible with most external microphones. Sync your recordings across all devices and access them anywhere.
Craft your episodes using building blocks of audio segments that are easy to visualize and don’t require any editing. Record your audio, arrange your segments, add transitions, and you’re set.
Create your episodes anywhere and drop the audio files into Anchor. Convert video files into audio, and mix-and-match existing segments with audio recorded in Anchor.
Add a background track behind any recording and break up longer segments using Anchor’s library of transitions and sound effects.
Insert full-length songs into your show and share your episodes to Spotify. Combine music and conversation to explore the full possibilities of audio. Learn more
Record remotely with guests or co-hosts, wherever they are in the world. Multiple people can join at a time from web or mobile—no app or account required.
Engage with your listeners by inviting them to leave you a voice message. Add your favorites to your next episode with a single tap.
Transform audio clips into animated videos that are ready for sharing.
Available in 3 sizes to fit your favorite social platform.
Generate custom cover art in seconds using images and fonts that will help your podcast look as great as it sounds. Read more about designing your own here.
We believe podcasting is a powerful medium that ought to be accessible to as many people as possible. That’s why Anchor is completely free—no storage limits, no trial period, no strings attached.
You own all of your content, you don’t need to monetize with Anchor in order to host your episodes, and we won’t ask for your payment info at any time. Because with today’s technology, you shouldn’t have to spend money to share your voice.
Distribute your podcast to all the platforms you care about, including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more.
It only takes a click to get heard everywhere. And if you prefer to manage your RSS feed and distribute your podcast yourself, we make it easy to do that too.
Track metrics from multiple platforms including unique stats powered by Spotify, all in a single dashboard. Measure overall growth, down-to-the-second episode performance, and manage your monetization without ever leaving the app.
See how far listeners are getting into each episode—and where they’re dropping off—so that you can plan your podcast around the content that performs best. Compare the average listening time across multiple episodes and learn which segments are keeping listeners engaged.
Learn more about your listeners with insights that break down the aggregated age, gender, geolocation, and listening platform of your audience.
Earn money every time people listen to your episodes using Anchor’s easy and optional monetization tools. Record audio ads in your own voice and choose where they go in your episodes. There’s no minimum audience size required. You decide the brands you want to work with and the episodes you want to monetize, meaning you have complete control over your content and can seamlessly blend promotions into your show.
Sponsorships ads are always recorded by you, meaning you have complete control over your content and can seamlessly blend promotions into your show.
"We especially love using the Anchor Sponsorships feature. It's so easy to insert ad slots and we love that they're dynamic. It's such a seamless process and has made monetizing the podcast so much easier than we expected."- Alex and Christine Shiefer,
hosts of Beach too Sandy, Water Too Wet
Add a button to your Anchor profile that lets listeners sign up for monthly donations to help keep your podcast going. They don’t even need an Anchor account to chip in.