Best WordPress Podcast Themes – 2019

In a time like today, where musicians and inspirational speakers are rising, so is the need for good podcast platforms. In this generation, we are just click-away from everything. Everybody is putting up content out there on the net. So it has become essential that the content we present is on the top of the list catching the attention of the viewer and the listener. Take a look at a few of the amazing Podcast WordPress Themes that are best at their game.

Dixie

Dixie is a WordPress Podcast theme by SecondLineThemes. It has a modern design and fits perfectly for today’s podcasters.  Dixie theme supports locally hosted or external MP3 files or embeds like Libsyn, SoundCloud, MixCloud, YouTube and more. Now that’s a piece of good news for podcasters.

Key Features of Dixie Podcast WordPress theme:

  • Dixie is fully responsive and has an inbuilt audio player that supports all browsers and mobile devices.
  • It comes with a great homepage design having fullscreen background and episode player, with many podcast related features.
  • You can pick from multiple design options, it also offers a unique and customized design, full-color customization and supports 900+ Google Fonts.
  • It is compatible with some important plugins plugins like PowerPress, Seriously Simple Podcasting, Simple Podcast Press, WooCommerce, WPML, and some more.
  • This theme supports the Elementor page builder, which is the fastest and best free page builder and has its own add-ons for Elementor which makes it even easier for you.
  • Is a translation ready theme with a built-in translation plugin.

Pricing:

Price starts from $69 for 12 months of updates & support and goes up.

Podcaster

Podcaster is explicitly created with podcasters in mind, it’s simple, clean flexible and audio-focused. The most recent episode will be featured at the top of the home page, including embedded media players at the very top like SoundCloud or YouTube.

If you are a beginner or intermediate I would recommend this theme, as it is simple and offers many tools you may need.

Key features of Podcaster WordPress theme:

  • Has a custom post type of podcast episodes with unlimited episode archive pages.
  • With the Podcaster multimedia front page, you can display Audio and Video players on your homepage where it is visible, enthralling your listeners to subscribe as soon as they listen or even come on the home page.
  • The theme also supports local audio and video players as well.
  • Has a Nifty Parallax scrolling feature in the header, giving a nice scrolling experience that stands out.
  • A few of the podcasting plugins that work with this theme are Blubrry PowerPress and Seriously Simple Podcasting, enabling you to upload, edit, and show new podcasts in few seconds.
  • You can also add show notes, videos, quotes, or other media with Podcaster theme.

Pricing:

It is sold on Themeforest – $49 for a single domain

Satchmo

Satchmo is another interesting WordPress podcast theme by SecondLineThemes. With its exquisite design, a large background image and the latest episode widget you can showcase your content in elegance. Satchmo’s page speed and SEO are top-notch.

Key features of Satchmo Podcast theme:

  • It offers many podcasting related features and an attractive episode player which looks really beautiful on all devices.
  • Like Dixie, this Satchmo theme also is compatible with all different WordPress plugins for podcasters like PowerPress, Seriously Simple Podcasting, Simple Podcast Press, abd other important plugins such as Elementor page builder, WooCommerce, WPML, and more.
  • Supports MP3 files or embeds like Libsyn, SoundCloud, MixCloud, YouTube and more.
  • The theme works great with Elementor as Satchmo also includes its own add-ons for Elementor, which gives you access for full design customization.
  • Has color customization options, and supports 900+ Google fonts.
  • The theme is translation ready with a built-in translation options.

Pricing

Starts from $69 for a single domain.

Megaphone

Megaphone WordPress podcast theme is by Meks. It offers all the features that a podcaster may need for their site, enabling you to set up your podcast website in minutes without the headache of having to change a piece of code.

Key features of Megaphone theme:

  • Has a Sticky sidebar widget which allows users to listen to your audio while they are going through your website content.
  • You can easily gather your episodes into shows and display categorically.
  • Offers custom widgets for additional features.
  • Supports famous podcasting plugins like Seriously Simple Podcasting, Libsyn Publisher Hub, PowerPress Podcasting, etc.
  • Works well with many important WordPress plugins which includes WooCommerce.
  • Automatically detects your episodes order and also provides the option to match your episode numbers by the post titles.
  • It offers multiple layouts, colors, and fonts. Also has a good color schemes and if they are not enough you always have the option to custom select the colors with control panel.
  • Easily host your audio content through your own website or embedded from famous platforms like SoundCloud, Spotify, Stitcher, etc, which will be automatically detected and shown inside the player on your website.
  • Lets you easily translate texts on your website with the theme options panel.

Pricing:

Sold on Themeforest for $69 for single domain.

Castilo

Castilo is a popular WordPress podcast theme with a rating of  4.7/5 from 30 users. This theme offers a modern presentation,  which is integrated with famous audio platforms and social channels for your users to follow.

Key features of Castilo theme:

  • The good thing about Castilo is it’s Podcast statistics, that lets you keep track of your listeners and the total listens by which you will know how many listen to your podcast.
  • You can directly publish your podcast on platforms like iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, direct downloads, and other sources.
  • Has a prominent social media menu, and supports sidebar and footer widgets.
  • Compatible with Gutenberg, Contact Forms 7, and WooCommerce.
  • Generates transcripts and episode jumping points.
  • This theme will generate RSS2 feed, which lets you advertise every episode.
  • Has top-grade performance on speed and SEO.
  •  Fully responsive and mobile-ready.

Pricing:

Sold on Themeforest for $45 for a single domain.

Keeping in mind your preferences, prioritize what you want in your podcasting website and pick a theme that goes well with your desire and start podcasting today.

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