What are the best websites to download podcasts from?

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    #1TED

    TED

    The TED app lets you see all the talks from the media organization and bookmark them for later viewing. You can also listen to podcasts and download videos or audio files for offline playback. There are subtitles in 100 languages available.

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Larry Walker
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "TED has been with me ever since college days. My professors were just fond of making us watch inspirational TED videos and such. Now on my commutes, I listen to their podcasts. It's downloadable too."
  2. 15

    #2NPR

    NPR

    NPR, also known as the National Public Radio,  is a non-profit media organization based in Washington D.C. in the United States founded by Bill Siemering in 2014. It broadcasts news, music, current events, and other informative bits.

    Websites

    Free

    Scott Collins
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "I discovered NPR when I was finding business podcasts to listen to. Guy's How I Built This is just so awesome! I downloaded some episodes so that I can have something to listen to whenever I feel like stress is overcoming me. Makes me bounce back on track indeed!"
  3. 11

    #3PlayerFM

    PlayerFM
    PlayerFM is a multiplatform podcast player. You can find shows on any topic you may think of, listen to them or add them to your playlists, download them and manage and organise them.


    Apps

    Web, Android

    Free

    Judy Webb
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "I stay tuned with Serial podcast here. I even had its latest season and episodes downloaded in my phone for me to listen anytime I want."
  1. 3

    #4SoundCloud

    SoundCloud

    Soundcloud is a platform where artists can post their latest music, and people can follow musicians and receive alerts when they upload new tracks. When you like a song you can check out similar tracks using the Related Tracks function.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free

    Sean Wells
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "Plenty of podcasts for download here actually. I'm glad they finally launched a way for people to upload podcasts, not only music!"
  2. 2

    #5Freakonomics

    Freakonomics

    Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything is a nonfiction economics business book written by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. This is also the name of the website featuring economics radio shows.

    Websites

    Check price

    Wayne Adams
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "As an economics major, listening to Freako improved my undrsatnding of the world economics. Not only that, I also got to understood everyday decision making of people when it comes to spending or saving and lots of other economics events."
  3. 2

    #6Scribl

    Scribl
    Scribl is both a resource for publishing books and a library that contains indie and public domain books. The books on public domain are free to listen and download and read if you want to. The published books are rank by crowdpricing a price system that is based on the ranking created by readers.
    Websites

    Free

    Sara Salazar
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "Scribl is not only for books but for pod casts too. There are some which are free to listen to which is really helpful."
  4. 2

    #7Tech Podcast Network

    Tech Podcast Network

    Tech Podcast Network or TechPodcasts.com is a website which features podcasts, audio streaming, and articles related to subjects about technology. Developed by RawVoice.

    Websites

    Free

    Amber Woods
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "I like how specialized this podcast is. I've never found any other podcasts specializing in tech and such, primarily because not much epople can relate to it because it could be too technical."
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    #8Podbay.fm

    Podbay.fm
    Podbay.fm is a website which features podcasts in various genres such as technology, comedy, culture, arts, business, education, games, health, news, politics, TV, films, sports, music, and many more.
    Apps

    Web

    Free

    Barbara Peters
    Written on September 26, 2018
    "Although I can download audio here but the contents are outdated so I must say this is a poorly maintained website."

Summary

Best What are the best websites to download podcasts from
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1TEDApps 18 Free
2NPRWebsites 15 Free
3PlayerFMApps 11 Free
4SoundCloudApps 3 Free
5FreakonomicsWebsites 2 Free
6ScriblWebsites 2 Free
7Tech Podcast NetworkWebsites 2 Free
8Podbay.fmApps 1 Free
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