Unlimited Listeners? My Arse!

Recently I was made aware of a company on Social Media offering Shoutcast packages.

So I went and had a look at the website.

While I was greeted with a very smart looking website when I actually got to the price plans I saw their services came with “unlimited” listener slots

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Setting Up An Encoder (Streaming Media)

A user on the RadioDJ forums was asking for help setting up his Shoutcast encoder so I thought I would do a basic post about how you set one up.

Most encoding software tends to be similar to setup and run.

Most of the encoding programs rely on several bits of information in order for you to connect to Shoutcast or Icecast

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Last updated on: March 11th, 2018
at 09:50 AM Europe/London

Start Your Own Radio Station Online

Have you ever wanted to be a DJ on the Internet?

Its really easy to start your own radio station online plus it may not have to cost you lots of $$$

There are several free radio programs out there from music automation software to encoding/streaming software.

One of the best free pieces of software for starting your own online webradio station is RadioDJ

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Last updated on: December 31st, 2017
at 08:38 AM Europe/London

Create Your Own DIY Radio Station

Have you ever fancied creating your own online DIY radio station?

Its not as difficult as you might think and is really easy to setup.

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Last updated on: January 9th, 2018
at 12:53 PM Europe/London

Shoutcast Injecting Pre Roll Adverts

Woken up the news that Shoutcast/Radionomy were injecting pre roll adverts into peoples streams.

**Update: DJEgg posted this on the forums**

“We were testing the insertion of pre-rolls for one particular CDN (hosting provider) who’d requested it.
Unfortunately, in the process, pre-rolls for all registered DNAS stations was activated by mistake. We’ve now disabled it.
Thanks everyone for letting us know. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Monetization for DNAS is indeed opt-in, not opt-out”

This was happening to online radio station owners who are using the latest build of the Shoutcast DNAS.

Shoutcast Listings

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Free Radio Broadcasting Software

We can’t seem to find a great deal of “free radio broadcasting software” listed on Google.

However software for broadcasting an Internet radio station with need not cost you lots of $$$.


Here are some of the best free radio software offerings on the market.

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Last updated on: December 31st, 2017
at 08:30 AM Europe/London

Edcast Standalone

Edcast Standalone the original stand alone encoder.

This software is supplied “as seen” We cannot support anyone using Edcast. If the software doesn’t work on your PC then that is beyond our control, We cannot be held responsible for any data loss or damage caused to your computer from using this software. We are not liable for any external links to downloads of software.

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Last updated on: January 18th, 2018
at 12:38 PM Europe/London

Sam Broadcaster I Want To Buy It?

While doing my usual gathering of statistics and searches from this past week.

I noticed “SAM Broadcaster I want to buy it” appear in the search terms.

SAM Broadcaster 2015

Why on earth do people still want to pay $$$ out for SAM Broadcaster?

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Last updated on: February 26th, 2018
at 16:30 PM Europe/London