Is Your Website ADA/WCAG Compliant?

A few weeks ago I received an e-mail from a station General Manager asking if his website was ADA compliant.  We have very high coding standards, so I was intrigued by the question and did some research.  Chances are that you did not know... Read More.

10 Reasons to Refresh your Radio Station Website Design

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.

Weatherology Powers Our Website Weather

We are excited to announce that our official weather information provider is Weatherology. Skyrocket Radio has always offered a custom weather solution that did not depend on third-party coding to display weather information.  We believe radio stations should be able to... Read More.

5 Ways to Speed Up Your Radio Station Website

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 does the GDPR mean for my US radio station website?

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.

Will Google Remove Your Station Banner Ads?

Over the past few years, we have received several requests for popup ads, auto-playing video ads and large takeover banners that fill the page.  We’ve always urged our station affiliates against displaying these types of banner ads simply because we don’t like seeing them... Read More.

Radio Station Website Resolutions

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.

Consistency in Your Station Branding is Important

With so many channels available for brand promotion, like social media, TV, podcasting, etc, it can be easy for stations to lose consistency in their messaging and design, especially if different people are updating these channels.  This makes it confusing for potential (and even... Read More.

Radio Station Website Best Practices

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.