Programming is the heart of what makes community radio great. While the engineering, fundraising, and governing of your station are key elements to running a station, the programming is what defines your radio station. Your programming is the public face of your station and you have to decide what kind of music, news, public affairs, radio dramas and more that you want to broadcast over the airwaves.
Organizing Your Programming
Radio is notorious for its strong personalities, and managing these individuals into non-overlapping timeslots is inevitably challenging. To avoid the personal conflicts that limited timeslots and strong personalities ensure, it is important to have a transparent decision making process and a clear set of expectations for programmers. Having a strict programming policy is not necessary when you first start your station, but having these rules becomes increasingly important as your station acquires more local programmers. Different stations have come up
According to a report in The New Indian Express, amateur radio operators in Kerala state have joined the fight against COVID-19. The newspaper said the district administration has enlisted radio amateurs to improve important communication between dep…
ARRL – Apr 21, 2020
Tim Duffy, K3LR, has announced that Contest University (CTU) USA 2020 will be held online via Zoom on Thursday May 14, starting at 1245 UTC. CTU 2020 is free. The CTU course outline has been posted online. Connection details to the CTU Zoom bridge …
Southgate ARC – Apr 21, 2020
Well we have all been hearing that we should stay at home and self-isolate, but what do we do when we are at home?…
Southgate ARC – Apr 21, 2020
The first geomagnetic storm of 2020 (category G1) took forecasters by surprise this morning when a CME impact sparked bright auroras over
Welcome! Thanks for visiting our amateur radio software website. I became an amateur radio operator in 1976, at the age of 14 and have been enjoying many facets of amateur radio ever since. I enjoy working contests, making contacts via CW and phone, experimenting with antennas and general tuning around the bands. My lovely XYL, Kimberly, KA3SEQ, is my partner in all the contesting and software endeavors. We also share the hobby of amateur radio with our two sons, Christopher, KB3KCN, and Bradley, KB3MNE.
As an extension of my Amateur Radio hobby, I became interested in computer programming. I wanted to create easy to use software for my station that performed a variety of functions for contesting and general logging. I began in 1997 with a program to log contacts during November Sweepstakes and shared it with local hams. The program was so
With FastCast4u you can start streaming online in 3 minutes. Sign
in, create a package and your Radio Server will be set up
automatically, just upload music, broadcasts or shows or connect a
live DJ from your computer.
Earn on streaming online
SHOUTcast Radio Servers come with TargetSpot Stream Monetization
program. You can also make money online by placing ad banners on
your Web Player Page and activating Admob Ads on Mobile Apps.
Lastly, your radio station can rely on Donates from satisfied
Web Player Page & Radio Player
Web Player Page will automatically go online with your Radio
Server. You don’t need web hosting, complicated website builders
or domains – just customize the page and share with your
listeners. The customize Radio Player is also available as an
embed widget for websites.