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getting an RSS feed for an iTunes podcast


This is not a permanent solution to the problem of web pages for iTunes podcasts not providing a way of getting RSS feeds. It could stop working at any time.

Get the id number from the page's URL, for example 941907967 from, the page for Reply All. Visit the URL, where foobar is the id number, for example This will return a JSON-formatted plain text document named 1.txt, which can be saved as a file with a json extension. The RSS feed URL will be the value for the feedUrl attribute, for example


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prior work

The solution was introduced to me by an answer on Super User by Gino.