How to Add a Button Linking to Your Podcast in Podbean on Your Site

Podbean is a popular podcast directory and app for podcast listeners. So, Podbean badges (a button that can be clicked to go right to your podcast in Podbean) are great for promoting your podcast all over the web. Badges are an easy way to let listeners know your podcast is available on Podbean and to easily direct them there to listen.

Podbean offers badges in different sizes, such as shown below.

150 x 56 px

12

300 x 111 px

34

600 x 222 px

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Visit http://podbean.com/site/default/badges to customize your badges and get the coding to paste into your site. If you are not hosted on Podbean, input the URL of your listing in the Podbean directory. Simple search your show at www.podbean.com, click on it and copy the URL at the top. Paste into the podcast link field to create the custom badge coding.

How to Embed a Podcast on WordPress

To embed a podcast on WordPress.com, simply copy the file URL into the post. Here is how to get the file URL on Podbean; then simply copy and paste it into your WordPress post. Here are samples of what the podcast episode will look like (audio and video) on a WordPress.com blog.

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You can also set your Podbean account up so that new episodes auto-publish to your WordPress site. For WordPress.org self-hosted sites, you can customize the player; WordPress.com sites will have a simple play image which opens a new page to play the podcast.

How to Embed Your Podcast into Google Sites

If you have a Google Sites website, you can embed your Podbean-hosted podcast there with just a few steps. Check out this great video demo from GED 400CPP on YouTube or find the steps below.

  1. Login to your Podbean account. Go to “Episodes” and click on “Share and Embed”. You’ll see the Podbean player where you can find the “widget code”. Copy this code.
  2. Go to the google site where you wish to embed the player (in edit mode).
  3. Click on “Insert” in the top menu. Choose “More gadgets” and then     “Embed gadgets” and select. In the space for “Embedding snippet” paste in the code you copied from Podbean. You can preview how it will look.
  4. Save your changes.

It’s as easy as that to embed your podcast on your google site!

How to Embed My Podcast on a Website (Embeddable Players)

Displaying your podcasts on your own blog, website, social network, etc. is simple. Podbean makes it easy with various embeddable players. You can customize your player as well. Just follow these easy steps:

To embed a single episode:
Once you have published a post, just go to the “Publish”->”Episodes” page, then click the “Embed Code” button on the right side of the podcast that you wish to embed. This will generate an html embed code for you to copy & paste into your own website.

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To customize: Click the “More options” button and you’ll be able to customize the download, share, font, and auto play settings. Afterwards, just copy and paste the code to the html of your site.

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To embed all episodes:
To embed all episodes, you can go to the “Settings”->”Player” →“Embeddable Podcast Player” page. You can click the “More options” button and you’ll be able to customize the download, share, font, and auto play settings. Cut and paste the widget code wherever you’d like this player to appear.

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Then click the “Get Embed Code” button to get embed code. copy and paste this code to your own sites. That’s it!

You can also view the video on how to embed the podcast on Youtube: http://youtu.be/Og7-hDcZLOM