Go to http://www.libsyn.com/
Validate your feed. Your feed is similar to a webpage, organized
code that programs such as iTunes or Google Reader uses to
make the RSS feed into something usable and you need to be sure that code is correct.
You can get your feed URL by logging into your Libsyn Dashboard
and clicking on the feed icon
In the upper left hand corner. Once you have your feed URL, go to Feed Validator and enter
your feed URL -
Hitting the validate button will show you if you have any
Now that your feed is valid, it needs to be
tested in iTunes.
This is done by opening the iTunes application
(this will work on a Mac or a PC) and
click on File –> Subscribe to Podcast then enter your feed
URL and hit OK.
iTunes should subscribe to the feed and
start downloading episodes automatically.
Your feed is valid, it has at least one
(we recommend three) episode posted,
and your test in iTunes is working.
Now its time to submit to the iTunes store.
Click onto iTunes Store.
Once the store loads, click on Podcasts along the top
On the top right hand side column,
click on Submit a Podcast.
Steps from the Submit a Podcast page
Enter your feed. Click Continue
Depending on how much information you had previously filled out in whatever you have
used to set up your feed ie. libsyn, feedburner, etc. some of
this information may have already been filled out for you
If not, this is what you will now need to add:
Short Description Long Description
Language Rating (clean/explicit)
You should get a Thank You for submitting this podcast to the
iTunes Store page.
You will receive an email from Apple letting you know that you have been approved somewhere
between 24 to 48 hours.
On average once approved it will take about 3-5 days
give or take for people to be able to search and find your