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Soundbite will be shut down on Dec 31, 2021.

You can export all of your soundbites in the app on the Download screen. After Dec 31, 2021, all soundbites will be deleted.

Thank you for using Soundbite.

How to use Soundbite

Step 1: Listen to a podcast

  1. On your phone, open the app you use to listen to podcasts. Examples of podcast apps include Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Pocket Casts.
  2. Find and play an episode.

Step 2: Take a screenshot

  1. When you hear something that you like in the episode, such as a good quote or a funny segment, take a screenshot of your current position in your podcast app.

Step 3: Save to Soundbite

  1. Open the Soundbite app.
  2. Tap Create .
  3. Select the screenshot of your current position. Soundbite will convert your screenshot into an audio clip and a transcript of the last one minute.

Step 4: Wait for your soundbite to be created

Your soundbite will be created as quickly as possible. Turnaround time varies depending on a podcast's audio quality and upload traffic. The creation of a soundbite can take anywhere from a few minutes to several hours.

You'll receive a notification once your soundbite is ready so that you can fine tune the audio clip and update the transcript.

Step 5: Edit the soundbite

  1. Find the soundbite you want to edit and tap the More menu .
  2. Tap Edit soundbite.
  3. Select the portion of the audio clip that you want to keep by tapping and .
    • Note: An audio clip can be up to three minutes long.
  4. Make changes to the transcript.
    • Note: Transcripts are machine-generated. Accuracy depends on factors such as a podcast's audio quality, vocabulary, language, and accents.
  5. Optional: Add a note to keep track of your thoughts or reactions about your soundbite.
  6. Tap Save.

Step 6: Share with others

  1. Find the soundbite you want to share and tap the More menu .
  2. Choose how you want to share the soundbite:
    • Copy link. Copies a link to your soundbite to your clipboard so that you can paste it elsewhere.
    • Copy transcript. Copies your soundbite's transcript to your clipboard so that you can paste it elsewhere.
    • Share link. Shares a link to your soundbite to your other apps.
    • Share transcript image Shares an image of your soundbite's transcript to your other apps.