Plenty of people are starting their own podcast these days. Growing a podcast program can take a lot of effort. The very least you should do is promote it on your website. Episody can help. It is an attractive WordPress theme with a sticky player and live visualizers that lets you promote your episodes online
This theme comes with 15+ homepage layouts for podcasters. You can customize it quickly with the Elementor page builder. The included sticky player has 4 audio visualizes and keyboard support. Your visitors can also quickly search episodes. Episody is ready for self-hosted podcasts. It also has audio speed control (0.5 to 2X).