2019-01-06 Submitting the Podcast to iTunes

Today I submitted my podcast to iTunes.

Why iTunes, of all places? Is there no open podcast directory? Apparently there is not!

So... The feed validator has some issues:

And when iTunes looked at my feed, it had more complaints:

I’m looking at Podcast best practices right now and wondering what else I should add.



Dear Podcast Provider,

Your podcast, located at https://alexschroeder.ch/podcast/hh.xml, has been approved. You should expect to see it on the iTunes Store within the next few hours. When it’s available, you will be able to access it with the URL below.


You can find your podcast using iTunes Store search in the next two days.

For more information on Podcasts Connect, including how to change or remove your RSS Feed URL, see Making a Podcast and FAQ.

There is also an Apple Support Community called Producing Podcasts, where you can find information and assistance from fellow podcast owners.


The iTunes Store team

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