Subscribe to Podcast

It’s easy to subscribe to Plain English via your computer or mobile device. By subscribing, you will be sure you never miss a new episode. Of course, you can always visit the web site and stream it directly from each episode’s page.

Subscribe via iPhone or iPad

Access the show via the Podcasts app. Once you’re in there, search for Plain English in the directory. To subscribe to a podcast, tap Subscribe on the page for that podcast. To play a podcast, tap on any episode. To download an episode, tap the iCloud icon in the episode list. For more information, visit iOS Podcasts Support.

Subscribe via iTunes on your computer

Make sure you have iTunes software installed on your computer. Find the podcast directory in the iTunes store section.

Search for Plain English. To subscribe, click Subscribe on the page for that podcast. When you subscribe to a podcast, iTunes will automatically check each day for new episodes. You can also stream an individual episode from the iTunes Store by clicking its episode number in the episode list.

For more information, read iTunes Podcasts Support.

Subscribe on Google Play

From an Android or other mobile device, open the Google Play Music app. From the web, visit http://play.google.com/music. Then select the menu item “Podcasts”. Search for Plain English and select the “Subscribe” option. You can also choose to auto-download episodes as they become available.

Stream directly from PlainEnglish.com

This is the best option if you’d like to follow along with the written transcript. Visit PlainEnglish.com and find the latest episodes on the home page. Click on the title to each episode. A media player will appear at the top. Just click “play” and you’ll be listening to the show.

Windows Phone

Download the PODCASTS! App on Windows phone and search for Plain English.


Use third-party apps

There are many third-party apps that allow you to subscribe to any podcasts. In any of the following apps, search Plain English:

  • Stitcher Radio
  • Player FM
  • Podcast Addict
  • Pocket Casts


Do you use another program for podcasts? Use this RSS feed: http://plainenglish.libsyn.com/rss