Advantages Of The Audio Webcast

There are both video and audio webcast programs on the Internet. Audio webcasts are often used by radio stations. This means you can listen to the radio through your computer in real time. This is a great way to enjoy your favorite station even when you do not have a radio nearby. All you need is speakers or headphones to hear the streaming audio. One reason many radio stations offer this is to give themselves more exposure and give listeners easy access to their station.

Radio stations who stream their audio online may also have a website where you can interact with the disc jockeys, enter contests and even apply for employment. These stations can make revenue through advertising placement on their site. This gives the radio station more ways than one to earn money. They make money by running commercials on the air, and placing banners and advertisements on their website. How much money a station can make depends on its popularity. The more popular a station is, the more listeners it will receive. This allows the station to charge higher rates for advertising.

It is not just radio stations who can make use of streaming audio content. Amateurs can create their own webcasts and host them on their site through a server, host provider or free hosting site. There is no limit to topics that can be covered on radio shows. Some radio shows feature news, others may focus on sports, others may educate on a niche subject like dog training or gardening, for example. Then there are radio shows that play music and those that are for entertainment purposes.

The audio webcast is a perfect way for radio stations and amateur broadcasters to gain exposure. Not only can you offer advertising space and make money that way, you can sell your services or products through radio. These webcasts can serve a multitude of purposes and are easy to make. While audio broadcasts can be more complicated, the least you need is a microphone attached to your computer and recording software to capture and edit the audio. The quality of your microphone and your software is going to have a direct effect on the quality of broadcast sound. The clearest sound possible is important because it communicates professionalism to listeners and is easy on the ears.






 

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Charter says it's buying Time Warner Cable. Here's what customers can look . - Washington Post (blog)

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Charter says it's buying Time Warner Cable. Here's what customers can look .
Washington Post (blog)
Both ventures would expand on a key source of growth for cable companies EUR high-speed broadband EUR and help Charter fend off attacks by its rivals in other industries. [Charter strikes deal with . And, in what will likely be even shorter time frame .
Charter's $56 billion Time Warner Cable deal to face US scrutinyReuters
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Charter seeks size, influence in TWC dealUSA TODAY
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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao promoter threatens piracy lawsuits against streaming . - SportingNews.com

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao promoter threatens piracy lawsuits against streaming .
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EURWe'll have to challenge those technology companies that are facilitating it and we're going to have to take a legal position against them.EUR Periscope, a video streaming app Twitter purchased for $100 million earlier this year, was the most widely used .
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We're All Video Companies Now - Wired

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We're All Video Companies Now
Wired
For many media companies, like Spotify, turning a profit is notoriously difficult. Moving into video is therefore EURa very sensible move,EUR says Andrew Sheehy, chief analyst at Generator Research, which follows the streaming industry. Lucrative video ads .
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Shoe Companies Turn Up Buzz on Video Apps, Periscope - Footwear News

Footwear News

Shoe Companies Turn Up Buzz on Video Apps, Periscope
Footwear News
The buzz behind live-stream video apps has reached a fever pitch this spring with the debut of Meerkat and Periscope. Fashion brands seeking to capitalize on consumer hunger for video content have embraced the platforms. Unlike with many other social .

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Greenpeace calls on companies to rely on clean energy as streaming soars - Al Jazeera America

Al Jazeera America

Greenpeace calls on companies to rely on clean energy as streaming soars
Al Jazeera America
With the rapid rise of streaming online video, technology companies need to queue up better plans for drawing electricity from renewable sources or risk continuing to contribute to climate change, according to a new report from the environmental group .

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Spotify may get into the video streaming business - CBS News

CBS News

Spotify may get into the video streaming business
CBS News
Music streaming service Spotify is considering getting into the increasingly crowded video streaming business. The company is reportedly talking to some YouTube content creators and other production companies, CNET's Jeff Bakalar told CBS News.
Spotify's mysterious 'news' could be video streamingFortune
Spotify Seeking Video Deals With Media CompaniesNew York Times
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Spotify adds video, news and podcasts to streaming service - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Spotify adds video, news and podcasts to streaming service
Los Angeles Times
The move puts Spotify into competition with video companies including YouTube, which have harnessed the allure of short online videos to build a huge audience. The Google-run video service has some 1 billion monthly users, and is also testing its own .
Spotify To Add Video, Podcast And Radio Streaming ServicesHuffington Post
Spotify adds video to music streaming to gain more adsToronto Star
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