Author Archives: Hugues

Radio Station Websites: How to create the best one

Radio websites are precious.” They are the gateway to more listenership. They are a tool for disseminating important info like your upcoming shows, news, etc. 

Websites visually showcase your station, because most of the time, listeners interact with you by ear. We can’t downplay their importancewe must play it up.

In this blog post, we take a deeper peek into radio websites beyond the fancy graphics, gradients, and layouts. Let’s reveal their core components. Let’s see what makes them tick, tick & tick. 

Most importantly, let’s learn how to design radio websites that serve the visitor.

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  • Hugues
  • Updated April 13, 2019

Radio Programming Sources & Syndicated Shows

Tending to the content steam engine at a radio station is a full-time gig.

You need a constant supply of fresh coals---audio content. 

Shortly, you’ll discover some new sources of free syndicated shows, bartered shows, paid shows plus free & paid music sources.

Just getting your foot in the broadcasting world?

No problem, you’ll also learn more about radio programming: 

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  • Hugues
  • Updated March 25, 2019

A Breakdown of Jobs at Radio Stations

In this post, you'll learn about different jobs at radio stations. And here is a statistic to kick us off:

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were about 52,700 announcer jobs in 2016.

With that tidbit...let's get started:

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Free Pop Out Radio Player for Your Website

Hey there. Are using CloudRadio’s pop out player on your radio website?

For one, it gives listeners any easy way to keep listening to your stream even after they leave your website.

The best part:

You don’t need any programming know-how to activate this feature. Nor a paid service at CloudRadio.

Here is how to get the pop out radio player:

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  • Hugues
  • Updated April 17, 2019

Quick Guide to Radio Studio Types

It’s a chilly morning; -9°C ( or 15°F if you use the imperial system). What better way to warm up, than to talk about a radio studio.

An account of this mystical room. What goes on inside the confine of its walls? And types of studios out there.

Why did I open a weather announcement?—Well, when you work as a presenter, knowing the present weather conditions & relaying this info to your listeners, is part of your business.

Let's fire off:

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