Himalaya-The Podcast Player
GO PLUS WITH US
The sky’s the limit for your show with Himalaya+. We’ll help you build engaged audiences and earn more revenue in 3 easy steps.
Why Work With Us
We’ll take your show to new heights with in-app marketing, email blasts, push notifications, and more.
Directly engage with your members in a private forum to keep them tuned in.
Make money from your Tip Jar earnings and each membership subscription.
We offer free hosting on Himalaya so you can keep track of your show’s performance.
Claim Your Show on Himalaya
To become a Himalaya+ creator, you must first claim your show on our platform. Once you claim, you’ll have access to our creator-friendly features.
Submit Your Premium Application
Our easy application process will have your show up and running on Himalaya+ in no time.
Join the Himalaya+ Network
Your listeners aren’t the only ones who will benefit when you create a Himalaya+ show. Let us help you top the charts!
WHAT OUR CREATORS ARE SAYING
Himalaya is the best podcast platform on the planet, and has been an incredible partner.
The No Chill Podcast - Early Access
Himalaya makes supporting creators a priority and that’s invaluable. Their support has been best in class.
Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You - Early Access
Himalaya has been excellent, from working with their talented and professional team to the app experience.
The Jordan Harbinger Show
I am absolutely loving Himalaya! As a creator, not only is the dashboard super simple to use, but we really love how it’s so easy for our fans to find and follow the show.
The Melissa Ambrosini Show
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- What is Himalaya+?
Himalaya+ is our premium offering of shows which you can support on a monthly basis. Podcasts can have any or all of the following perks: ad-free episodes, exclusive episodes, community, or early episodes. Click here to see Himalaya+ shows and start supporting your favorite creators.
- Himalaya+ sounds great, how do I become a creator?
Take a moment to fill out a premium application here. Follow the step by step guide and keep an eye out for tips and examples. This will take about 15 minutes, but you can save and return along the way. Once your application has been submitted, Team Himalaya will review your information and send you an email once your Himalaya+ status is approved.
- Do I need a certain amount of listeners to be a Himalaya+ creator?
We value every voice in the Himalaya community. We completely understand that some shows are more niche and have smaller fan bases. We want to make sure that as a creator, you’re rewarded for the engagement you generate, and not just the volume. This is why we offer great tools to enable further communication touch points with your listener community, no matter its size.
- What is the Community feature?
Our Community feature, which is only accessible to paid subscribers, give yous a direct line of communication to your members. Engage in discussions about your show or any topic of your choice by posting text, images, video or audio.
- I’ve activated the Community feature, how do I get started?
Community is only available on the mobile app. To get started, head to your show page and tap on “Community”. On the bottom right hand corner of the page, tap on the red circle with the + symbol to add your first post.
- How will I get paid?
Your premium subscriptions are calculated and accrued every month. You’ll be paid within the 30 days after the end of each month once your subscription earnings reach $100.00. If the balance is less than $100, it will be accrued to the next month. Please allow 3-5 business days for bank processing time and for payments to reach your account. For more information on our payment process, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Do I need exclusive content on Himalaya?
You do not need to create content just for Himalaya. However, podcasts that generate exclusive content on Himalaya will have more opportunities to be featured in the app and in Himalaya’s marketing.
Want to know more? Click here to leave your contact information and someone from Team Himalaya will reach out. Or, feel free to email us anytime at email@example.com.
- How do I enable by Tip Jar?
To enable your Tip Jar and get donations from your fans, you must first claim your show at: https://www.himalaya.com/en/claim
- How often will my Tip Jar get paid out?
You must submit your Paypal information in order to get paid. The tip jar income is accrued monthly and will be cashed out when it reaches $50. If the tips are less than $50, it will be accrued to the next month. The statement will be sent out by the 15th of every month, please allow 3-5 business days for bank processing time for it to reach your account.
If you have any questions about your payment balance, please reach out to our customer support: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Does my content need to be ad-free? What if I already have sponsors?
We understand if you have advertisements and/or sponsors. This is not a problem, and we encourage podcasters to search for compensation through many avenues. We believe content creators should be fairly compensated or rewarded for their content, so advertising is definitely up to you.
- How can I share my show?
In the Himalaya app, go to your podcast profile. In the top right corner of your podcast is an arrow. Click on it and you’ll have the option to get a link to your podcast in Himalaya or to share it on Facebook, Twitter, email, or SMS!
- I can't find my podcast.
Not a problem, email our customer support with the name of your podcast and your full name: email@example.com. It can take a couple of days for the support button to connect after you claimed your podcast. If you don’t see the support button on your profile after a week, please reach out to customer support: firstname.lastname@example.org