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Starting Your Radio Station: What You Need to Know

So, you've decided to start your own station, but you don't know where to start? Or, are you just wondering how you can improve your station this year? Whether you're a beginner or a veteran, improving your station might be on your mind. If so, we've neatly compiled all of our informational broadcaster articles to make it simple for you.

This article is meant to be an easy way for you to get the specific information that you want. If you are only looking for information on a specific topic, scroll to that topic below or press CMD+F (Mac) or CTRL+F (Windows) and enter a keyword related to what you're looking for. If you are looking for comprehensive information about broadcasting, take a look at each article! We have ensured that each article is uniquely different and beneficial for you, the reader.

Overview of Starting an Internet Radio Station:

If you are brand new to internet radio broadcasting, the articles below are a great place to start to learn about internet radio and what you need to do to start your station.

Licensing & Legality


Planning Your Station:

Setting Up Your Studio:

Hosting Your Station:

Programming Your Station:

Music & Playlist Creation

Playlist Ideas & Inspiration


Talk & Live Events


Radio Imaging

Marketing Your Station:


Social Media


We hope that this compilation of broadcaster articles is helpful for you. We are constantly creating new informational articles, so keep this article handy as we will be adding to it as our new articles are released. Happy broadcasting!

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