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[Podcasts] Subtitles for Podcasts

Thanks for the "karaoke" feature that allows us to follow the lyrics of the songs. It's great for anyone learning a new language or who needs to find a specific part of a song's lyrics, and especially for deaf people who, different from what is gener...

  • Casual Listener
  • ...een implemented in podcasts, which is a shame as there are many creators producing extremely relevant content on the platform, but, for lack of an accessibility feature, this content doesn’t reach a...
  • envision9421
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[All Platforms][Podcasts] Option to disable or hide podcasts entirely

I don't listen to podcasts and don't intend to. But it currently takes up valuable space in both the Spotify mobile app and also in Android Auto. It's annoying having to see podcasts all the time when I don't care for them and don't want to see them....

  • Casual Listener
  • I don't listen to podcasts and don't intend to. But it currently takes up valuable space in both the Spotify mobile app and also in Android Auto. It's annoying having to see podcasts all the time w...
  • krew
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[Desktop][Podcasts] Sort by Unplayed/Recently Updated

Currently, the only way to listen to unplayed podcasts on desktop is to open a phone and check the feed there, or check every podcast individually for new content. That's 100% unacceptable, and has been for years. Give us a podcast view that we can s...

  • Casual Listener
  • Currently, the only way to listen to unplayed podcasts on desktop is to open a phone and check the feed there, or check every podcast individually for new content. That's 100% unacceptable, and has b...
  • Naphira
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[Podcasts] Split out podcasts into separate app

There have been many posts about improving the UI for podcasts within the Spotify app. But the more reasonable architectural decision seems to be to use a separate app for podcasts / audiobooks. Trying to cram too much into the spotify music app is c...

  • Casual Listener
  • There have been many posts about improving the UI for podcasts within the Spotify app. But the more reasonable architectural decision seems to be to use a separate app for podcasts / audiobooks. T...
  • leavepodcastcomment
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[Discord] Display Podcasts

Spotify activity is displayed on Discord. However, when you listen to podcasts instead of music, it doesn't. I think it should.

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  • Spotify activity is displayed on Discord. However, when you listen to podcasts instead of music, it doesn't. I think it should. 
  • chaneen1
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[Playstation][Podcasts] Video playback on the PS5

Could Spotify solve the problem of no video display for JRE on PS?? Many people use PS as their only in-house media player. This is for Netflix, YT and Spotify. Considering JRE's migration to Spotify next week, it will be crucial to all these users t...

  • Casual Listener
  • Could Spotify solve the problem of no video display for JRE on PS?? Many people use PS as their only in-house media player. This is for Netflix, YT and Spotify. Considering JRE's migration to Spotify...
  • patricvanbeek
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[Podcasts] Download and play podcasts on Samsung Gear smart watch.

The spotify app for the Samsung Galaxy watch does not allow users to download and listen to podcasts on the watch while not connected to wifi/another device. While users can download music (songs, playlists, etc) and listen to it straight from the wa...

  • Casual Listener
  • The spotify app for the Samsung Galaxy watch does not allow users to download and listen to podcasts on the watch while not connected to wifi/another device. While users can download music (songs, p...
  • nelysk4
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[Podcasts] Seperate audio quality for podcasts and music

Seperate audio quality settings for music and podasts. I dont need high Q auido for a chat.

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  • Seperate audio quality settings for music and podasts. I dont need high Q auido for a chat.
  • Eni
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[Desktop][Podcasts] Mark as Played

The feature to Mark as Played that's available in Mobile should absolutely be available in the desktop app also. Why is there a feature disparity between platforms?

  • Casual Listener
  • The feature to Mark as Played that's available in Mobile should absolutely be available in the desktop app also. Why is there a feature disparity between platforms? 
  • dudemanrod
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[iOS][Podcasts] “Add to queue” shortcut for podcast episodes

On the iOS app, I can swipe right on a song to add it to the queue, but that feature does not work for adding podcast episodes to the queue. I listen to a bunch of different podcasts in the morning while I am getting my day started and it would be gr...

  • Casual Listener
  • On the iOS app, I can swipe right on a song to add it to the queue, but that feature does not work for adding podcast episodes to the queue. I listen to a bunch of different podcasts in the morning w...
  • iamsparky
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"More Like This" button instead of swiping in podcast

I like the More Like This new tab next to the episodes tab but please make it accessible only by tapping on it and not swiping because now every time that you're scrolling episodes you end up in the more like this tab and you have constantly switch b...

  • Casual Listener
  • I like the More Like This new tab next to the episodes tab but please make it accessible only by tapping on it and not swiping because now every time that you're scrolling episodes you end up in the ...
  • OscarDC
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[Android][Podcasts] Sort podcasts in "Your Episodes" from oldest to newest release date

Hi Spotify,I, like many users, listen to podcasts on the app by adding episodes to the "Your Episodes" folder, and listening from the queue it generates based on my sorting preference. The folder is able to organize from newest to oldest release date...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi Spotify, I, like many users, listen to podcasts on the app by adding episodes to the "Your Episodes" folder, and listening from the queue it generates based on my sorting preference. The folder i...
  • AlejaR
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[Podcasts] Subcategories for the Videogames category in Podcasts

There is a lot of interest when it comes to gaming, specifically games that have a big community and also feature... esports. So why not expand the gaming category to subcategories like: "Counter-Strike: Global Offensive", "DOTA", "League Of Legends"...

  • Casual Listener
  • There is a lot of interest when it comes to gaming, specifically games that have a big community and also feature... esports. So why not expand the gaming category to subcategories like: "Counter-Str...
  • OscarDC
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[Desktop][Podcasts] Download video display on podcasts and not only audio

In the desktop version for a prolonged period of time when we download a podcast the audio continues to play but with a full black background instead of the video display. See the following link: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Windows/Whene...

  • Casual Listener
  • In the desktop version for a prolonged period of time when we download a podcast the audio continues to play but with a full black background instead of the video display. See the following link:&nbs...
  • AlejaR
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[Android][Podcasts] Add feedback to new podcast episode notification buttons

Right now, if I get a notfication on Android for a new podcast episode and click "Add to My Episodes" or other buttons, nothing happens. It is not clear if the episode was successfully added, or if I missed the button or anything. It would be nice to...

  • Casual Listener
  • Right now, if I get a notfication on Android for a new podcast episode and click "Add to My Episodes" or other buttons, nothing happens. It is not clear if the episode was successfully added, or if I...
  • Alex
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