Posts In Category "How To"

Oct 24 2012

What We Do

We aren’t here to sell our services, actually we got our start by helping other Internet Broadcasters. Yes, we offer services for sale, but that’s not all we do! Help Desk Our help desk isn’t just for our paying customers! We made it to help people get their questions answered! If you are a Internet […]

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Dec 21 2011

MP3 Quality

I get emails all the time asking why a station will stop and go off the air and 99.9% of the time it is due to poor quality MP3’s. I found the following question and answer that explains why very well. Question: My source software (sc_trans/ices) cannot read some of my MP3 files, and/or encounters […]

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Dec 18 2011

Choosing Your Stream

In the Internet Radio world you have a choice of 2 different stream types, Shoutcast and Icecast. I have used both over the past several years. My personal preference is Icecast because it is more flexible for my stations. Both have their advantages. Shoutcast offers a larger and better Yellow Pages (YP) than Icecast, while […]

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Dec 18 2011

Music Prep Is Important

The most important part of your new station is the music you are going to play. My thoughts are, if you you just throw something together and stream it, nobody will want to listen. Quality is VERY important! First off you need to figure out exactly what you want to play. You might want to […]

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