Acast Open Pricing

Simple, smart podcast hosting and monetization for all creators

Looking for Acast's Pro Service?

  • Are you an established podcaster, publisher or network?
  • Or you expect to launch with more than 10,000 weekly listens?
  • Talk to our dedicated team about the premium hosting, monetization and marketing support we offer.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Acast Open publishes your content everywhere: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, iHeartRadio, Spotify, Stitcher, and every podcast app on the planet.

    Once your show is accepted into those catalogs, Acast Open pushes all your content to all of them — and new episodes are immediately updated on your RSS feed, delivering your podcast to the ears of your listeners on their player of choice.

  • Check out our fantastic Learning Center, or reach out via the Intercom chat bubble.

  • You can host multiple shows with Acast Open, and easily manage them from a single account. The hosting subscription fee is billed per show. If you’re a podcast network, publisher or studio, contact us about our advanced features and billing for networks.

  • Yes, for students, nonprofits, and charitable organizations we offer a discount on all payment plans purchased by the year. Just get in touch and we'll help get you on a discounted plan.

  • Yes, you can bring your show over from another host and continue publishing immediately using our easy import tool. Check out our guide here.

  • No. In fact, there are also no setup fees or extra charges on any of our plans.

  • We hope this never happens, but if you do ever choose to move your show somewhere else, just send us a message at and we’ll promptly redirect your RSS feed to your new podcasting service.

  • Yes. We'd be sad to see you go, but we're here to support you — not to lock you in. To cancel your account, contact us via email at or talk to us on Intercom by opening up the chat bubble.

  • You don’t need to do anything else. All Acast Open plans include online hosting, a gorgeous website, and embeddable players that you can integrate into your own website, blog, or social media. Powered by Amazon’s mighty servers, Acast Open makes sure your podcasts are always available for streaming or download.

  • We do not own any content that you upload to Acast Open. You worked hard on building your podcast, and we understand how important that is.

  • We take podcast measurement very seriously because it's the best way to understand and grow your audience. Acast Open's Influencer and Ace plans include the following advanced analytics: download data, referrers, top episodes, top devices, time of day distribution, top players, top platforms, and locations.

  • Once you join Acast Open’s Influencer or Ace tiers, you can request to become part of the Acast Marketplace, and monetize your show through ads. Our customer support team will assess your show and if suitable based on your content, will take you through the steps to become monetizable.