Buzzsprout automatically optimizes files upon upload to save you time and keep things simple. Our standard optimization is based on industry best practices for spoken word podcasts (64k mono). If your show utilizes a lot of music or you have an advanced recording setup, i.e., left and right pans, you can purchase this add-on to optimize episodes at (128k stereo).
Nope. Buzzsprout’s services are month-to-month with no contract to sign. You can move to a different plan, cancel, or if you choose to move to a different host at anytime, we can help you do that.
Buzzsprout isn’t set up to support annual payments. We’re strictly month-to-month.
We’re here to support you and your podcast. If you have questions or need help, we have a complete help section and more importantly, we’re only a quick email away.
In almost all cases this is more than enough. Typically this covers between 20,000 and 40,000 episode plays per month (depending on the length of your episodes). If your podcast starts hitting these numbers consistently it's time to celebrate. You're well on your way to becoming a world renowned podcast celebrity. We'll send you a virtual high five and then switch you over to our Buzzsprout Pro Plan. The Buzzsprout Pro plan is billed at $79 per month and includes up to 1TB of outbound data transfer. Outbound bandwidth exceeding 1TB is billed at $0.15 per gigabyte.