5 ways to make money podcasting

This post was originally published on Dec. 20, 2018, and was updated on Oct. 29, 2020.

For the past few years, podcasting has seen a phenomenal surge in growth. More and more people are starting their first podcast, whether it’s a platform to share a personal passion, have conversations and interviews with others in their field or simply to build their brand. While we’re seeing an increase in podcasts — especially in the current isolated climate — there is also a rise in the number of ways one can make money podcasting.

5 ways to make money podcasting

Here’s a look at the five top ways to make money from podcasting:

  1. Seek out sponsorship and ads.
  2. Embrace affiliate marketing.
  3. Consider creating protected content.
  4. Accept donations.
  5. Build your brand.

Related: How to podcast — A complete guide to starting and growing a podcast

1. Seek out sponsorships and ads

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