Apple to launch paid podcasts in June

Apple podcasts will have free, freemium and paid podcasts, starting next month.

Apple today announced that it is launching the paid podcasts in June. Apple Podcasts Subscriptions were first announced in April, this year. Also in April, Spotify announced the launch of paid podcast subscriptions.

Apple requires creators to pay $19.99 (US) per year to participate in the Apple Podcasters Program. Plus, Apple takes a 30% cut in the subsc…

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