The Sources tab allows you to view where your listens are happening. From here you can view your downloads and listens by client, referral of device. Simply click on the option you like at the top of the graph.

Chart from within Acast Insights dashboard


The Client tab shows you which podcasting apps are being used the most often to listen to your podcast. By default, the Downloads by client section shows you daily listens by top clients (for instance: Apple, Spotify, Acast app, etc...) over the last 30 days for all episodes. To see more clients, simply search by name and select.

Note: if your show has received 0 downloads from a client, it will not be available to select from the list.

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The Referrals section lists any web-based listens. Clicking into any website will open a submenu that shows specific URLs that have requested an episode along with the number of listens for each.

Referrals include any website that contains either the Acast embed player or a direct link to audio files hosted by Acast. For instance, this includes listens on Spotify's web player.

See where people are coming to your podcast from within Acast Insights

All selected data is exportable as a Comma-separated Values file by clicking on the Export CSV button.


The Device tab within Sources shows you what kind of device your listeners are using most often to listen to your podcast. Compare devices to learn more about your audience's listening habits.

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