In order to submit podcasts to the Apple Podcasts Connect portal, you must create an Apple ID that is activated for the iTunes Store.
- Create an Apple ID account.
- Open the iTunes desktop application (download here), then choosing the menu “Store” > “View Account” to sign in. This will trigger the Terms and Conditions and verification for your account.
- Now you may sign into the Apple podcasts connect podcast management portal portal to submit podcasts.
Once you have an Apple ID that is activated for the iTunes store, you may continue to publish a podcast to Apple Podcasts.