How to Share a Podcast Episode on iPhone

Did you know that you can share the link to a favorite podcast episode directly from Apple's Podcasts app? Not only can you share a podcast, but there are also several different ways to do so. You can send an episode via text message, Facebook Messenger, email, a Facebook post, and more, all from right within the podcast episode you're enjoying at the moment. Let's get started learning how to share a podcast episode on iPhone! 

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  • Open the Podcasts app.
  • Start playing the podcast episode you'd like to share, and tap the three horizontal dots in the lower-right corner of your display.

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  • Tap Share Episode in the menu that pops up.
  • Tap Message, Mail, Messenger, or Facebook to share your podcast episode from any of these apps; your choices may vary depending on which other compatible apps you've downloaded.

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Below you can see how the sharing feature will appear if you share via the Messages app. You can type a comment underneath to send along as well, or just send the episode link.

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Leanne Hays is a Feature Web Writer at iPhone Life.  She loves reading and blogging, and is never without a book in her purse or an audiobook on her phone. Short-term goals include finishing painting her house and starting an aquaponics farm, long-term goals include a bike tour of Italy and writing a novel.