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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Video Express in Hamilton defies the odds, survives video rental store demise . - NJ.com

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Video Express in Hamilton defies the odds, survives video rental store demise .
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The rise of on-demand video streaming and Redbox kiosks led to the swift demise of the video rental giants like Blockbuster, but Video Express has endured. Pasqua attributes the shop's longevity to an emphasis on customer services and diversifying his .

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Meet Boomio, the new app for music sharing that has the record industry's support - GeekWire

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Meet Boomio, the new app for music sharing that has the record industry's support
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JW Player Releases First Quarterly "Trends in Online Video Report"
NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JW Player, a leading online and mobile video platform and player technology company, today announced that one in seven people on the planet and one in three people in the United States and Europe watch online video content delivered by it each month. These findings are among the results of the first quarterly JW Trends in Online Video report, which looks ...


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Hottest intercollegiate sport: video games
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Game companies say it is too early to predict how university administrations will become involved in e-sports. . Twitch, a video streaming service that made its name broadcasting e-sport matches, was acquired this year for close to $1 billion by Amazon.

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Amazon to Launch Free Streaming Service (Report)
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Amazon Instant Video gets 4K 'Ultra HD' streaming just in time for the holidays - GeekWire

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Amazon Instant Video gets 4K 'Ultra HD' streaming just in time for the holidays
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The company announced today that consumers with compatible displays will be able to stream content at a 4K resolution through Amazon Instant Video. The company's entire catalog won't be 4K compatible right off the bat, but people can watch any of the .
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