One of the concerns we field with new radio station clients is our unwillingness to host their audio and video files on our server. Hosting is all the same thing and everything works like Facebook, right? Actually, no. Far from it. If you were to... Read More.
With so much marketing expertise, professional staff, extensive knowledge, and the capability to create powerful marketing messages, it just makes sense for radio stations to offer marketing services to clients outside the traditional radio ad. When you can do this, it gives businesses the... Read More.
Your radio station website should go leaps and bounds beyond a place to display the "Listen Live" button. It has the potential to be your most valuable marketing asset and a revenue-generating machine. The design of your website, in particular, has a significant impact... Read More.
Everyone is looking to cut costs as they carve their path to a successful business. With so much emphasis on social media channels, you might ask yourself, “Do we really need a website?” The answer is a resounding "yes"! Your radio station website should be... Read More.
Countless research papers and benchmarks prove that optimizing your website speed is one of the most affordable and highest ROI providing investments you can make in your radio station website. Here at Skyrocket Radio, we do all we can at the server and CMS... Read More.
What the heck is GDPR? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation. It’s basically a privacy law from the European Union that went into effect on May 25, 2018 pertaining to ALL websites (whether you are big or small). It affects everyone that does ANY sort of... Read More.
Every radio station owner has the same questions, "Why is our site(s) not getting traffic?" and "Why is it so difficult to sell ads on our station website?". While one question has to do with visitors and another with advertisers, in fact the solution... Read More.
Every year at this time it’s customary to look back on the previous year and examine things you could be doing better. Let’s focus on your online visitors window to your station – your website. Hopefully you have some goals in mind for 2018... Read More.
There's no doubt that our world is more connected than ever. This means that your station's online brand is just as important as it is on-air. Your website and social media channels provide your listeners with destinations to further connect and interact with your... Read More.
It's often more difficult to find just the right (free/or cheap) photo image to match your radio station promotion or news article. And, going out and shooting something yourself might not be an option. An alternative is creating something yourself from scratch. You can... Read More.
Using your radio station website as a revenue stream should be a no-brainer, however many radio station websites are still a simple link to a streaming page. Radio station owners with this mentality are missing out on a tremendous amount of sponsorship opportunities and... Read More.
Being a radio personality is much different than it was just 10 years ago. In the past, the hardest part of your day was the hour or two of show prep. Show prep is still very important. But today you need to do much... Read More.