Anchor has rebranded to Spotify for Podcasters, if you have been on Anchor lately you would notice these changes and the new look. Change is inevitable and I guess this is to streamline their services.
In an Instagram post, Anchor now Spotify for Podcasters posted
Hello! Allow us to reintroduce ourselves. 👋
We’re excited to share that Anchor is now part of Spotify for Podcasters, giving you everything you need to create and level up your show. You’ll still have access to our creation tools, mobile app, and of course free hosting and distribution to all major platforms, but this integration means we’ll also be able to start providing new, more powerful tools for you to take advantage of.
The other big news is that starting today, we’re opening up access to Spotify features like Q&As and Polls to all podcasters, regardless of where your show is hosted. Log in with your Spotify for Podcasters and start connecting directly with your fans!
Visit the link in our bio to learn more.Spotify for Podcasters Instagram
How to Set Up Subscriptions
In order to set up subscriptions, you would need to enable podcast subscriptions, then listeners will pay monthly. Also, you will now be able to keep 100% of your earnings when listeners subscribe to your podcast.
It is worth noting subscription is not available in all countries.