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How do I claim my show on Fountain?

Whether you have a successful podcast that brings in millions of listeners and advertising dollars or you're just starting out, Fountain helps you build more valuable engagement with listeners. This wouldn't be possible without the Bitcoin Lightning Network - and Fountain is the easiest way to get started. Get paid by your audience Turn your biggest fans into supporters and start accepting payments with Value for Value. Pay your audience to listen Reward people for trying out your podcast with Fountain Promotions. Grow your reach overnight.
How do I claim my show on Fountain? Download the Fountain app on iOS or Android and create an account. Search for your show, press the Lightning icon on your show page then choose Claim Podcast. If you can't find your show on Fountain, you will need to add it to Podcast Index. Check the email address in your public RSS feed and make sure you are the admin for that account. Enter the email address in Fountain and press Submit. Open the email we sent you and click the link to verify that you are an administrator of this email account. Once you have verified the email address, your show will be added to the Lightning Network. Open the app, go to your Wallet and you will see a card for your show.
What should I do now I've claimed my show? The best place to start is The Fountain Guide to Value for Value. Here you will learn about how to set up splits, how to ask listeners to support you and how to promote your show, supported by case studies that put these ideas into practice.