How can I download a podcast to my iPhone?

The easiest way is to click on the iTunes link at the bottom of the podcast page, on the left-hand side underneath the larger podcast screen.

One of our astute readers sent in the following helpful hints for another way to download podcasts to an iPhone:

  1. Download mp3 to desktop.
  2. Launch iTunes and drag mp3 to music library.
  3. Add new playlist titled "podcasts."
  4. Drag mp3 to "podcasts" playlist.
  5. Connect iPhone to computer. On main sync screen check off "transfer only checked playlists and music." Under iPod tab, check off "podcasts" playlist.
  6. Apply sync.