Today lets learn how to use audio books app ‘Listenable’ ( all while you are doing something else ).
Opinion: Listenable has a soothing and pleasant design. It is 100% value for money. If you are a vivid reader or love audio books, you would like this app. The lessons are curated and hand picked. The recommendations inside are nice and feels personalised. Would be good to have an Android version as well. However, would need a lot more collections to compete with other apps in this category.
So, how to use listenable the audio books app?
Step 1: You can download and install the app from the App store here.
( You will be asked to verify your email ID )
Step 2: The next screen gives you an option to subscribe to a 7 days free trial. Once you opt to it, you will be able to use the app. You can cancel your subscription anytime 24 hours before the free trial ends.
Step 4: The app opens up into a beautiful screen that sports a plethora of short audio lessons. The top line gives you a list of recommended lessons ( surprisingly I found them tailored to my liking ). Beneath you will see all the trending clips and the new ones as well.
Step 5: Upon tapping on a lesson, the app takes you to the details of the lesson. You would be able to see the total number of classes the clip is composed of. The total duration. A textual description. The course plan etc. At the bottom of the screen is present the author details. You also have the option to favourite it by tapping on the heart icon on the top right corner of the screen.
Step 6: Tapping on the orange “Listen” button, the audio will play. The player comes with the most required controls. If required, You can pause the lesson and keep browsing.
Step 7: At the bottom tray of the app you can tap on “My Courses” to check it out. The “Playlist” section shows the list of courses you are currently listening to. The “Saved” section shows the list of lessons that you have favourited. The “Completed” section shows all the lessons you have completed so far. Tapping on the “Me” link shows you a gist of your activities. The filter icon on the top right corner of this screen takes you to the “Settings” page.
How to create a course in listenable app?
- Open the app > On the bottom tray, tap on the “Me” link.
- On the next screen, tap on the settings icon on the top right corner. It opens up the settings page.
- On the settings page tap on the link that reads “Create a Course”. This opens a Google docs form. Present in this form are all the guidelines, requirements, tips etc. to create an acceptable course format.
- At the bottom of the form are present the instructions on where to submit the course.
How to cancel your subscription in listenable app?
There is no provision inside the app to cancel your subscription. You would need to goto the App store > Tap on your profile icon on the top right. On the next screen, tap on “Manage Subscriptions”. On the next screen, you will see a list of Apps you have subscribed to. Open the Listable app entry and cancel your subscription.
How to Restore subscription in listenable app?
You can follow the same steps mentioned in the above question and restore your subscription. Or you you can open the App > Goto settings > Tap on “Restore Purchase”.