Have you ever wanted to be a DJ on the Internet?
Its really easy to start your own Internet 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
RadioDJ is a FREE radio automation solution with no nasty catches or hidden fees – Just free software
That’s the music automation taken care of, In order to stream you will need an encoding program that will stream to either a Shoutcast or Icecast server.
You can find Shoutcast and Icecast servers via a Google search
Make sure you choose your genre of station wisely, Make yourself stand out from the crowd, Be unique and above all enjoy yourself.
“Crap in = Crap out: Make sure your music files are ripped/recorded properly no one will listen to you if your music sounds awful”
General rule of thumb is to rip .mp3 files at 320kbps or WAV/FLAC files to make your audio sound decent.
Once you learn how to stream its a really great hobby to have. Make sure you do some research on the Internet for tricks and tips
Its not that difficult to start your own radio station online, its a lot easier than it used to be.
If you get really stuck ask for help on a forum or social media.
Last updated on: 7th September 2018
at 14:19 PM Europe/London