- Recognition of serialized podcasts
- Support for podcast seasons
- Support for extras, such as teasers, trailers, and bonus episodes
- Introduction of in-app podcast analytics
Jason Snell does an impressive job documenting the changes to podcast feed formatting that Apple is rolling out in iOS 11. He's one of the people who has a big stake in the podcasting game, and I trust him to understand the details of what these features are and why they are important.