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  1. re-order segments by dragging and dropping.

    Sometimes I echo or create segments or even post call-ins and then later think it would be better in a different order. So instead of having to delete everything and find all the things you want to post again in a different order, being able to edit your stations list would be super helpful! :)

    78 votes
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    • The ability to create a reusable intro for a station

      I would love to be able to have a intro that plays each episode at either the start or end.

      19 votes
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      • Separate out Episodes and Podcasts to Save Entire Episodes and Focus Podcast Posts

        Many are stations are excited to have episodes available so when they're off-air or new listeners visit the profile, they can listen to episodes to understand the station's content and focus.

        Currently, all episodes are posted as podcasts but Apple/Spotify music segments and “add to station” segments are not included. My understanding is this is because of music copyrights and rights from other Anchor stations whenever we use "add to station," we cannot have these in our episodes because it will be distributed to the Anchor podcast networks such as iTunes or Google Play.

        Would Anchor consider separating episodes and…

        25 votes
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        • Please don't do the Anchor plug at beginning. I'll pay for this...

          In my podcast you advertise Anchor?? Please make it to where you don't do this. I'm willing to pay for this feature!

          21 votes
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          • 28 votes
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            • Support speech-to-text transcript for everybody who wants to make their content accessible to hearing-impaired users.

              Currently, speech-to-text is only available on videos and only for popular accounts. I have many followers who are hearing-impaired because back in my YouTube days I provided closed captions with all of my videos. I'd like to make my content accessible to my hearing-impaired followers but I'm not popular enough (not at all). It'd also be cool if you had the option to read the speech-to-text transcript while listening from the Anchor app or website, instead of it being limited to a video for sharing outside of Anchor.

              25 votes
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              • Sharing to a Facebook Page

                The app allows to to share on your Facebook timeline, with friends or to a group, is there an option to share it to a Facebook page

                13 votes
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                • Custom Background music

                  Be able to use the Spotify library to choose background music, rather than the few, pre-selected background tracks for waves.

                  22 votes
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                  • 44 votes
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                    • Enable the camera to capture a photo for a segment

                      I've already heard a few segments shared from users who were out and about and recording from the road. It would be nice to be able to add a photo from the location I'm sharing from or the camera roll as a background for my segment.

                      10 votes
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                      • Ability to crossfade clips

                        It would be great if we were able to toggle crossfading on and off when we post clips, especially crossfading from a spoken track to an interlude (because that transition is awkward).

                        19 votes
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                        • 15 votes
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                          • Episodes and Time Limits

                            Since Episodes are now live - Is there a way to just upload the podcast mp3 we already have directly to the episode area? Loading it to the station and clipping it into 5 minute segments really makes it a UX barrier to those that record audio outside of the application. Or a way to auto chunk it into all the 5 minute clips we need. Making 15, 5-minute clips is super not fun.

                            Example... I take a 75 minute podcast episode, chunk it into 15 5 minute segments to load to the station and then go to the episodes…

                            14 votes
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                            • Manage Uploaded / Scheduled Content

                              If I upload audio from a desktop, I need a way to manage it. I need to be able to review whats in the queue, edit the time it will be live, rearrange segments, add music segments and interludes.

                              8 votes
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                              • Provide a Cursor to move the listening point of a segment

                                This feature was available in V1 and it's inclusion in V2 can help speed up the listening to a station/segment.

                                While a segment is playing provide a Cursor which I can move to arbitrary points within the segment so that I can move forward when I want to skip ahead the content I'm currently listening to, and more importantly allows me to scroll backwards if I missed or could not hear clearly what was said. with the current implementation my only choice is to hear the full segment again, whereas I may be interested to only listen to selected parts…

                                30 votes
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                                • Delete/Unlink/Unpublish Podcast Station From iTunes & Google Play

                                  One can update the name and description of the podcast station, but cannot remove the station from iTunes and Google Play.

                                  Once a podcast station is set up, there is no way to undo this. I would like to use Anchor for radio and set up my podcast separately.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • New Ad Revenue

                                    So, I work in the film industry, I produce films, and just got hired as the CEO of an up and coming studio. I know you have to make money at a point, and you could follow the normal route of placing ads in between people's stations, but the problem with that is your app is dependent on great content, and that would alienate lots of creators from being able to monetize their station, so they will move to other platforms. You may have already thought of this , but instead of advertising, what if you placed yourself more as…

                                    12 votes
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                                    • Have a favorited number

                                      Basically have a function where you can see how many people have favorited your station, even if it is just viewable by the person who runs the station.

                                      22 votes
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                                      • Record button

                                        If this has not already been address thus would be so help if you could click the record button (mic icon) once to record and the once the end. This would allow a handsfree option esp. when your smart phone or tablet is mounted.
                                        Thanks for allowing me to share.

                                        11 votes
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                                        • Allow us to see a listing of permanent episodes someone has when listening to their station

                                          Basically, if I go to someone's station, I'd like to be able to see their permanent content available as well as their active station. It would be great to be able to check out someone's content like that even when the station is off air so that I know if I want to make it a favorite. It also allows content creators to always have their episodes available to listeners.

                                          6 votes
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