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Wavestreaming Uptime Stats – December 2014

Overview – Average of all Checks Uptime Outages Response Time 99.87% 53 137 ms Checks with Downtime Server Name Uptime Downtime Outages Response Time 99.54% 3h 25m 00s 1 76 ms 99.56% 3h 15m 00s 6 62 ms 99.60% 3h 00m 00s 1 73 ms 99.62% 2h 50m 00s 5 86 […]

Wavestreaming Uptime Stats – October 2014

Overview – Average of all Checks Uptime Outages Response Time 99.93% 42 139 ms Checks with Downtime Server Name Uptime Downtime Outages Response Time 98.87% 8h 25m 00s 21 1167 ms 99.83% 1h 15m 00s 1 62 ms 99.85% 1h 05m 00s 1 101 ms 99.87% 1h 00m 00s 1 111 […]

Use Show Notes to Grow Audience Figures

Have you ever listened to a radio show, heard the DJ or guest talking about something, and not been able to find any information about what they were talking about anywhere? Or conversely, gone to the show’s website and found notes on the show and been able to follow up on what they’ve been talking […]

Holiday Programming for your Internet Radio Station

Its holiday time! Halloween, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, New Years, its all happening in the next few months. So, do you have your holiday programs sorted? Do you have a strategy in place? Here are some tips for holiday programming for your Internet radio station Holiday programming is an important part of any schedule, and can […]

How to get the most out of your Facebook page

At this point everyone on the web has a Facebook account, so it’s a great place to start your outreach and engage with listeners, and this is where a Facebook page comes in handy! “So what’s a Facebook page” you ask? Well, to put it simply it’s a place for your radio station where listeners […]

How To Get Your App Seen

If you’ve ever been to the iTunes store, you’ll know that the number of apps can be almost overwhelming. In fact, the latest figures show that there are an estimated 1.2million apps available to purchase and download. So how do you make sure that your app gets found both by your listeners and by people […]

4 directories where you should list your station

I was looking for a particular station the other day and got so frustrated with the lack of options. It got me thinking why there wasn’t a wider selection of genres and music sets to tune into, and ultimately I think it’s because radio broadcasters just don’t know where to get listed, so I’ve rounded […]

Internet Radio vs. Streaming Music Services

Streaming music is the new trend – with streaming services showing a 42% increase in listeners in the first quarter of 2014. The draw of these services is the ability to customise the streams based on what you already like. Traditional radio still gets a huge listenership, with 90% of people tuning in to a […]

Listener Magnet 2.0

Internet Radio is going through a revolution – with listener numbers creeping up all the time. So how can you take advantage of this for your station? At Wavestreaming we know that getting listeners is a lot of work and can make or break a station – This is why we’ve put together Listener Magnet […]