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📬 How Can I Contribute To The

Are you a Black podcast creative or professional looking to share your insights and perspectives with a wider audience? Look no further than!

We are always on the lookout for original content to share with our subscribers. Whether you have a hot take on the latest podcasting trends or want to share your experiences and tips on growing your podcast, we want to hear from you.

Join our community of Black podcast creatives and professionals today and share your unique voice and perspective with the world.


🏙 What Image Dimensions Should I Use For My Submission?

Our goal is to ensure the best experience for our readers.

In an effort to create a more uniform feel for our content, we suggest all submissions follow Substack’s recommendation for images.

They are as follows:

  • Logo: At least 256 x 256 px with a transparent background.

  • Email banners: Recommended 1100 x 220 px should have a transparent background, but could have background color and be taller.

  • Cover image: 1280px x 720px

  • Social / post preview image: We recommend at least 1456 x 1048 px, but 420 x 300 px is the minimum. 14:10 is the aspect ratio for the preview images.

📥 Submit to The BPA Insider & Other Category Sections

Stay in the know with the Black Podcasters Association and the latest news in the podcast industry with our exclusive newsletter, the BPA Insider.

We carefully curate submissions from to bring you the most relevant information, from breaking news and industry updates to op-eds and features. Plus, we showcase black achievements in the podcast industry through our BlkPodNews Notables section.

Join us as we guide you through the ever-evolving podcast industry and ensure that you don't miss any important updates or insights.

We are currently accepting submissions to for podcast-related press releases, news reports, features, op-eds, industry-wide news, events, and happenings, BPA Learn articles, and more.

If you have an article, blog, feature, op-ed, or other content that you would like to submit to The BPA Insider, we invite you to share your expertise with our community. Simply click on the appropriate link below to submit your content to the relevant section:

  • Podcast-related Press Releases, Industry Updates, & Breaking News

  • News Reports, Op-Eds/Editorials, & Features

  • Links to Blogs/Articles about the podcast industry for our BlkPodNews Notables section

  • Industry-wide news, events, and happenings

  • BPA Learn articles such as how-tos, tutorials, instructionals, etc.

  • PodTech and any other tech-related articles

  • Content that highlights black achievements in the podcast industry

Join us today and stay informed on the latest news and trends in the podcast industry.

The BPA Insider Submission Form

📥 Submit to the Featured Fridays Section

This section is only for our weekly feature of a Black podcasters or professional in the podcasting industry.

We release content in this section on Fridays.

When submitting, please make sure you fill out the form in its entirety and answer all questions in depth.

We want to make sure your feature is represented correctly.

Any questions/assets or incomplete answers left out of the form will result in your request being rejected.

You can submit yourself to the Feature Friday section by clicking the links below or using the QR code:

Click here to register for Feature Friday

📥 Submit to the New Releases Section

Submitting your podcast or episode to is quick and easy! All you need to do is fill out our submission form with some basic information about your podcast, including the title, description, and contact information.

Once we receive your submission, our team will review it, and if approved, we'll add your podcast or episode to our New Releases.

But that's not all - we're also accepting episode submissions from existing podcasters!

If you have a new episode that you'd like to share with our audience, simply fill out the episode submission form, and we'll feature it on our platform for our subscribers to enjoy.

Submitting your podcast or episode to is an excellent way to gain exposure to a wider audience and connect with other Black creators in the podcasting community. You'll also be helping us to achieve our goal of providing a diverse and inclusive platform for Black voices.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to let your voice be heard.

Submit your podcast or episode today by visiting our submission form on We can't wait to hear from you!

To submit your new podcast launch or upcoming episode:

The New Podcast/Episode Release Form

Or Scan:

If you would like to use our New Release Highlight Service that gives you priority at the top of the New Release section, you can contact our sales team for rates.

📥 Submit to the Events Section

Do you have an upcoming podcast-related event, workshop, meetup, seminar, or conference that you want to share with a passionate audience? Look no further!

Submit your event to and let us amplify your voice.

At, we believe in fostering a thriving community of podcast creators, industry professionals, and aficionados. 

Our dedicated "Events" section is specifically designed for people like YOU to showcase your upcoming podcasting adventures.

By submitting your event to us, you'll be tapping into a network of passionate podcast lovers eager to learn, connect, and grow. 

Plus, it's an excellent opportunity to generate buzz and boost attendance for your event.

It's time to shine and make your event truly unforgettable!

Don't miss this chance to elevate your podcasting journey and make a lasting impact. Submit your event now at and let us bring the podcasting community together, one event at a time! 🚀

💎 Want to stand out even more? 💎

Upgrade to a Featured Event and grab the spotlight! By choosing our Featured Event option, you'll receive premium placement on our newsletter.  

Just check the option on the form and someone from our team will be in touch. 

Our Featured Event option is on a first-come first serve basis.

To submit your upcoming event:

The Events Submission Form

or scan:

📈 How Can I Advertise On BlkPodNews.Com?

We offer both weekly and monthly advertising options for advertising on our newsletter. Our typical advertising package includes:

  • Title/Subject Line sponsorship

  • Banner Image at top of email/web based newsletter

  • Banner image/text blurb throughout the newsletter

  • Section specific advertising/sponsorship, take-over, and branded article blasts

  • Audio & Video options

We offer custom packages, and access to our social media platforms as well. We are flexible to your needs and would love to discuss your needs.

For all advertising, brand, and collaborative inquiries: contact our sales team here!

🙅🏾‍♂️ Why Wasn’t My Submission Selected or Published?

We do our best to create a newsletter that brings value to our subscribers. There can be a number of reasons why your submission may not have been published. Our team works hard to curate Some reasons may be:

  • Missed submission deadline - see What Are the Release Dates For Each Section? section.

  • All BPA member submitted content gets priority over non-BPA members unless you are advertising with us. You can join the BPA here!

  • We do not publish offensive material. We reserve the right to determine what is offensive and/or does not fit our brand.

  • You content may not be inline with our mission, or brand.

  • Not enough space for the content in that particular week/day’s edition.

If you have any questions, you can contact our support team here! (