“Bigtown” for Radio Stations
Connect with your audience and community by offering local news, events calendar, contesting and local business landing pages. Generate immediate revenue by selling banner ads and/or with Google Adsense. “Bigtown” is heavy on features and remarkably easy to maintain.
“Bigtown” comes with sponsor-ready features that will introduce new revenue possibilities. That means you can immediately start generating revenue.
“Bigtown” has been specifically tailored to help local radio “stand out” in their markets.
Integrated Ad Management: Set unlimited ad block positions and show unlimited ads individually in each location. Or, fit more ads into each location and draw interest by rotating them within a banner ad slider. Advanced page/post targeting and sponsorships are included.
Contests Management: Online contests can hold a bigger value to certain clients because their name/links are displayed for a longer amount of time. All contests have start and end dates and registrant data can be exported after each contest has ended. Age-gating included.
Events Management: The events management tool within “Bigtown” allows your station to become the hub of your community events. Create and list events by category. The included social sharing features allow site visitors to share your event pages.
News Authoring: The most effective way to generate page views and new visitors is to author consistent local content. Even if you’re not a “news” format, published local information will solidify your station as the community leader.
Business Pages: In smaller markets, it’s not surprising for a client business to not have a website. We give you the tools to offer them a custom page on the station website. Banner ads can link to these custom pages.
Weather Page & Widgets: We offer immediate display of local weather on the homepage, weather page and on every page via various widgets. All of these locations can be sponsored and give listeners a quick glance at the day.
Personality Blogs: If you have local talent, a show blog will attract new and existing listeners to the website. We offer the tools to let your personalities continue the on-air conversation online.
Team Sports: If your station carries or highlights local/state sports teams, our team pages allow for schedules, score listings and “Player of the Week” opportunities.
Photo/Video Galleries: Our photo gallery tool allows you to add a gallery to any post or page. The video gallery tool imports directly from your station Youtube channel or playlist.
Weather Closings: In the event of bad weather, listeners will want to know of school and business closings. Our tools give them immediate homepage access and lists them effectively.
Unlimited Forms: Easily create unlimited forms for contact information, gathering advertiser information, collecting special event/contest data and more.
Election Results: Inform your listeners of local and national election results in an engaging way.
Plus Many More Including…
Scheduled Content, Auto-Posting to Social Media, Social Media Sharing, Theme Customization Options, Keyword Archive Search, Dynamic Lead Slider, Local Alert, Automatic Updates, Obituaries, and Streaming page options.
We are consistently adding new features to make “Bigtown” better. Most of these features are free with premium extensions are being developed now.
Format Specific Demos
Each of these format demos showcase differences in layouts, colors and features. Please note that these are NOT format templates. All use the same template with different options enabled to showcase the flexibility of our websites.
Skyrocket Radio offers free setup, population of initial content and will create up to ten client banner ads to get your station started. This allows your station to generate digital revenue before the site launches.