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July 26, 2016

Are Podcasts The Future of Radio Advertising?

If you have a marketing message to deliver to a specific audience, you should seriously consider the potential of podcasts.  Topics run the gamut from A […]
July 5, 2016

Advertising on Pandora

There are four radio platforms to consider when planning an effective media buy: AM/FM (terrestrial), SiriusXM (satellite), Streaming (web-based services like Pandora) and Podcasts (on demand […]
May 17, 2016
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WHERE DO RADIO RATINGS COME FROM?

Most people think that their listening habits determine which radio stations are the most popular.  They’re partially correct. The real “ears” of audience measurement in 48 […]
May 3, 2016

RADIO’S TOP TALKERS

Talkers Magazine has released its list of the Top 100 most important radio talk show hosts in America, known as The Heavy Hundred.”  With only 100 […]
April 19, 2016

Who ARE YOU?   (it Depends whom you ask.)

These are two WordClouds from YouGov depicting how Democratic (blue) primary voters and Republican (red) primary voters would describe Hillary Clinton in one word.  Same woman, […]
March 29, 2016

Radio Listeners: I Command You

One of the most important elements in successful radio advertising is a powerful Call to Action, fondly known among acronomists as the CTA.  A strong CTA […]
March 15, 2016

MEN CHANGE CHANNELS AT 33

According to Spotify research, 33 is the magical age when men shift from listening primarily to new music on the radio to embracing the music of […]
January 12, 2016

HOW VIDEO GAMES CAN SAVE TALK RADIO

My daughter Kirsten was doing homework accompanied by her cell phone.  But instead of listening to music, she was listening to audio of some guy voicing […]