HermesPod is the easiest way to subscribe, download and listen to podcasts.
It is "tiny-but-mighty", with an intuitive interface and powerful features.
Note: HermesPod is no longer supported by its author, and there will be no updates nor new versions. But you can still download and use it.
HermesPod has a clear interface, with meaningful icons and simple explanations.
You won't need to skim through menus or know the meaning of technical words like 'RSS' or 'enclosure' to enjoy your favorite podcasts.
Don't let its simple appearance fool you. HermesPod has powerful features under the hood
Subscribing to a new podcast is a breeze thanks to the integrated web-browser and the smart feed auto-discovery.
Download your podcasts on your Windows PC (Vista, 7, 8 or 10) and listen to them on any device.
HermesPod can transfer your podcasts to an Apple device (iPhone, iPod and iPad), Android smartphone, MTP player or even to an offbrand USB MP3 player.
You won't have to worrying about software or other technical details any more.
You can see that on the main interface: it only has six buttons, so there is no need to go through complicated menus or try to decypher which button you need to click. And that ideas of simplicity and ease of use are what guided the creation of HermesPod: We are aware that when you use a podcatcher, you just want to enjoy your favorite podcasts, not battle with your software.
But HermesPod is not only a podcatcher for novice users. The advanced settings are there, just one click away, so that you can fine-tune your podcast listening experience to match your preferences.
If your MP3 player connects through USB, then it is compatible with HermesPod.
HermesPod is compatible with 99% of the MP3 players that have ever existed. From the older simple and unexpensive 512MB MP3 players, to the latest iPod.
If you have an Android device or an Apple device then you can also use HermesPod; and, of course, even the newer MTP/WPD devices (i.e. 'Media Transfer Protocol'/'Windows Portable Devices' like the ones made by Sansa or Microsoft) are supported.
So don't worry about the brand or model of your device, just click on 'Configure...' and let HermesPod detect and configure your device automatically. It is as simple as one click.
Subscribing to your favorite podcasts and discovering new ones has never been easier
Find new podcasts in our directory, subscribe to them using the RSS/Atom link, or use our integrated brower to start receiving the new episodes of your favorite podcasts.
So don't worry about the brand or model of your device, just click on 'configure...' and let HermesPod detect and configure your device automatically. As simple as one click.
Enjoy listening, forget about downloading.
If you leave HermesPod running (even if it is minimized), it will connect to the Internet and download the new episodes of your favorite podcasts every 4 hours. It is not a problem if you forget about clicking the 'Download podcasts' button, HermesPod does it for you.
You will always have the latest and greatest HermesPod version.
Several times a week, HermesPod checks if there is an update and will automatically download and install it. The only thing you will have to do confirm the update.
HermesPod executables has been digitally signed. so that you can know that they come directly from the author, J.I. Riaño, and that they are not harmful for your computer or have been tampered in any way.
HermesPod is compatible with the RSS and Atom standards, with the feed-autodiscovery mechanism and with many other podcast related Internet protocols.
You can use the contact form or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your questions, suggestions and feedback.
You can also follow us at twitter @hermespod
To learn subscribe to a new podcast watch this video, or read the following instructions:
Send us an email to email@example.com, we'll answer in less that 48 hours.
Simply mention @hermespod in your tweet. Or follow us, to get the lattest news about HermesPod.
HermesPod is an an ad-supported application, with a 728x90 letterboard banner in the downloads window.
This banner can open a web browser window when clicked, but cannot otherwise interact with the user computer (nor access the user files or install new software), thus respecting the user's privacy. This policy means that:
If you are interested in having having your ad shown here, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org