As the Executive Vice President, Head of Original Programming of BET, Stephen Hill is a very big deal. And when Stacey Dash made controversial comments about the network he programs, the former radio-turned-television exec headed […]
Michael Baisden had a successful run as a syndicated afternoon talent on Urban AC radio, and he found an effective way to connect with his listeners off the air. During his show, he would engage […]
Promoting contests on social media is a great way to drive followers to tune in to your show, but talent usually simply take a selfie video telling people how to win. KYLD (Wild 94.9)/San Francisco […]
Some Program Directors have to beg talent to engage on social media, but each member of “The Breakfast Club” is highly engaged on multiple platforms. Because they are active, they have large numbers of followers. […]
You never know what you’re going to get from KDMX (102.9 Now)/Dallas night show talent EJ on social media, and that is a good thing. While he’s active on multiple social media platforms, his Instagram feed is especially enjoyable because of its mix of randomness.
Making a connection with listeners on the air is the primary function of radio talent, and engaging with followers on social media is becoming an increasingly important part of the job. Who do you enjoy following the most on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, SnapChat or Periscope?
Talking about yourself on social media is easy, but it takes a pro to balance personal content with info to promote your show. Dana Cortez hosts the morning show on KKSS (97.3 Kiss)/Albuquerque, and she […]
Reading newspapers to get information is antiquated. Physical news publications aren’t effective in this digital age, because by the time it’s written, published, delivered and consumed, there are oftentimes new trending stories you should be […]
Lucas can be heard weekdays from 1-6 pm on KDWB (101.3)/Minneapolis, and there’s something fundamentally great about his moves on Twitter. Some personalities push tweets without interacting much with followers, but Lucas is engaged and responsive […]