Language English

Launched 2015
Closed November 28, 2017


Country of Origin US America

2015 - 2017

Topic Podcast Search

Region No Limitation

Technical functionalities
Search engine for special file formats

Used SeEn

Older Version Internet Archive / WebCite

Lizzie Plaugic (Apr 26, 2017): »When I searched for the E-list celebrity podcast Who Weekly?, the podcast I was looking for was more than halfway down the page. But obviously, if you already know the name of a podcast it’s much simpler to search on Google. comes in handy when you’re trying to recall a podcast you’ve already listened to, but can’t remember the name. A search of “david sedaris christmas elf” took me to the classic This American Life episode “Christmas and Commerce.” And if I only remember a quote from an episode for some reason (“a perky little hat decorated with spangles”), will also pull up that episode. Several podcast apps, as well as Amazon Alexa’s Magic Podcast feature, use’s API, according to the company.« Source based on a »technology for indexing and retrieving transcribed text from audio recordings. Audio content is indexed and searchable.« Source


Critical points

Features & Functionality

Lizzie Plaugic (Apr 26, 2017): »... users can search for specific shows, topics, people, and even direct quotes.« Source


References & further Publications

Wikipedia (EN): n.a.
Wikipedia (Others): n.a.

Other Sources

Lizzie Plaugic (Apr 26, 2017): Finding new podcasts is getting easier thanks to specialty search engines: But does anyone really need them? URL:
The Audiosear.cher - Blog URL:
Martin Brinkmann (2017): Full Text Podcast and Radio search engine URL:
Brady Dale (2017): The Secret to a Better Podcast Experience URL:
Anna Washenko (2017): Test Drive: Finding new podcast treats with discovery URL:
FastCompany (2017): Apple’s new purchase could give it an edge in the podcast world URL:
Nick Douglas (2017): The Best Podcast Search Engine URL:

Created: 2017-04-29