Castopod is a user-friendly, open-source solution for podcast hosting that caters to all users. It features seamless integration with the Fediverse via the W3C Activity Pub standard, connecting with platforms such as Pixel fed, Mastodon, Pleroma, and more. This makes Castopod not just a hosting solution but also a bridge connecting creators to a broader network.
The software aims at making audience interaction convenient and direct. It integrates your podcast into the fediverse - a vast decentralized social network. This means your episodes can be shared, liked, and commented on directly within the network without any third-party dependencies.
Lastly, Castopod underscores the importance of visibility for podcasts. It comes equipped with tools designed to uphold best practices for podcast promotion and allows easy content posting across all social media platforms. Users can create video clips and soundbites from their episodes effortlessly for sharing across different channels.