How to Start a Radio Station: Step-by-Step Guide
Learn how to start a radio station in nine essential steps.
Software and Equipment for Broadcasting Your Radio Station
Discover the tools and software you need to broadcast like a pro.
Radio Programming: Seven Keys to Captivating Your Audience
Find out the seven keys to successful radio programming.
Read guides and tips on radio broadcasting, from setup to programming to marketing your station.
Submit help tickets and find FAQs and tutorials.
Check the status of the platform.
Broadcasters Facebook Group
Interact with the Live365 Broadcaster Community.
Submit feature requests to directly impact our roadmapping.
Subscribe to receive monthly product updates and broadcasting tips to your inbox.
Subscribe to receive all of the latest updates on features, releases, and fixes right to your inbox.
Get a discounted monthly subscription to one of Benztown’s leading radio imaging libraries for just $5/month as a Live365 broadcaster or bundled for free in our premium packages.
Program your station with advanced automation software StationPlaylist. Also bundled with a Virtual Machine as a Live365 add-on.
Connect your Live365 account and stream directly to the web from MusicMaster – the fastest growing and most powerful music scheduling software for radio stations worldwide.
Stream live from your studio straight to Live365 with PlayIt Live, a professional radio playout solution from PlayIt Software.
Get your station on iHeartRadio – the free all-in-one live digital radio, streaming music, and podcast listening platform – with distribution built-in to our premium packages.
TuneIn On Air
Expand your station’s reach to TuneIn’s 30 million US-based listeners and millions more in Canada and the UK via TuneIn’s app and 200+ connected devices – with distribution bundled in our premium packages and available as an add-on to any other package.
Reach over 4 million devices worldwide, including brands like Deezer, Panasonic, Yamaha, Sangean, and dozens more, with hardware-centric distribution via Airable – included in all packages.
Download fresh Roots tracks at no extra cost from AirPlay Direct as a Live365 broadcaster.
Websites & Domains
dotFM provides a number of domain management and email services geared towards radio.
College Broadcasters Inc. (CBI) is a member-driven organization serving students and advisers of college and high school electronic media outlets.
National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) is the oldest and largest national organization dedicated to community stations within the public media system.
College Radio Foundation
College Radio Foundation works to promote and support non-commercial college radio stations and the students involved with them, across the United States and worldwide, with events like World College Radio Day and Vinylthon.
Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) supports students, faculty, and staff of college and high school media outlets in all areas of operation.