Analytics & Statistics

Learn how ZenCast's analytics work and how you can gain insight into your podcast.

ZenCast Analytics Overview

Your ZenCast account comes with an inbuilt set of detailed analytics so you can track what's happening with your shows. Any time you need to access this feature you can do so from the upper-left...

Avatar

By Ben

updated 7 months ago

How often are ZenCast analytics updated?

ZenCast analytics are updated in (almost) real-time. A couple of seconds after a listener downloads one of your episodes, that download will be counted and shown on the podcast analytics page. My...

Avatar

By Ben

updated about 1 year ago

How can I see my podcast analytics on Spotify?

By default, some platforms such as Spotify will re-host your content on their own servers. This prevents ZenCast from receiving and displaying full stats about your show.  This means when one of...

Avatar

By Ben

updated 4 months ago

What's the difference between plays, listens, and downloads?

Once you start looking at podcasting statistics you'll see numbers for both downloads  and listens or plays. This can be confusing because the terms seem similar, but there are some technical...

Avatar

By Ben

updated 11 months ago

Listening Methods and Referrals don't add up in my show analytics

The Listening Methods and Referrals section may not tally up to the exact same totals as the overall number of downloads in any given period. Ultimately this is because there are too many potential...

Avatar

By Ben

updated 6 months ago

How can I see my podcast analytics on Apple Podcasts Connect?

You'll need an Apple ID to view your podcast analytics with Apple Podcasts Connect. This should already have been set up in the process of submitting your podcast to Apple Podcasts - if you've...

Avatar

By Ben

updated about 2 months ago

How can I see my podcast analytics on Google Podcast Manager?

ZenCast comes with built-in analytics for all of your shows, and while these are useful, you may sometimes want to examine the analytics from the major platforms more closely.  To view the...

Avatar

By Ben

updated about 2 months ago