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'Follow our podcast': Apple Podcasts to stop using 'subscribe'

'Follow our podcast': Apple Podcasts to stop using 'subscribe'

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A small change with a big impact: no more “subscribe” as podcasting moves to “follow”

Opinion: The word 'subscribe’ has been confusing potential listeners for more than fifteen years. It’s time for every podcast app to copy Spotify, Stitcher, Apple and Amazon by using 'follow’ - and for every podcaster to follow their lead. The way we talk about podcasts has changed forever: and that’s probably a good thing.

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