Upon Googling a few questions, I see loads of people having issues submitting their HTTPS RSS feeds (and HTTP RSS feeds) to various places such as Sound Cloud and i Tunes.

There are definitely benefits to using i Tunes Connect, and we’re excited to see what other tools Apple launches for podcasters.

If you’re using a service like Buzzsprout or Libsyn, you shouldn’t run into any issues here; most of the bigger podcast hosts won’t allow you to generate an invalid feed.

The review process can take up to 2-weeks, but typically it only takes a few days.

With i Tunes Connect, you’ll be able to see the status of your podcast from the dashboard.

If you don’t have one, you can create an Apple ID for free.

You might receive a few validation warnings if your RSS feed doesn’t have all of the required tags.Once you get your approval email, your podcast will be available in i Tunes!The main benefits of i Tunes Connect are for managing podcasts.By logging into i Tunes Connect, you’ll be able to refresh your podcast, update your RSS feed URL, or delete your podcast.Prior to i Tunes Connect, there wasn’t a way to manually change your RSS Feed through i Tunes.Apple recently changed the way you submit your podcast to i Tunes.