Internet radio is one of the best deal to listen your favorite music online ,but most of time we don’t get what we want i.e on internet radio you have to just listen what they play.I always listen many Internet Radio stations while surfing,obviously music give me enthusiasm to work better and better.While listening one of the Internet radio(www.radiomaska.com) I saw a comment from a person who want to start his own internet radio station for Free Of Cost 🙂 ,then same thing came into my mind,so I google lot and found solution for free internet radio,which enable every person to stream(live) their favorite music online with friends and family.
If you have your own web space then you can do this without any third party,but in this article I am focusing on regular users hence giving an option of third party service.keep in mind that this service require High data traffic between both end so do it according to you data plans.
So friends go ahead and follow some simple steps to start your 1st ever free internet radio station.To start with this you need following software and plugin.
5. Now “ON” your radio from Listen2myradio Control Panel.
6. Open your winamp ->go to ‘Options‘->’Prefrences’ on leftside you will see ‘DSP/effect‘ option click on that and select SHOUTCAST option from right panel.
7. When you select right panel ,a popup configuration window will open.
8. In that go to ->’Output‘ tab,then in Output Configuration Specify your IP-address and Port number which you get from “listen2myradio.com”
9. Do appropriate configuration of Output channel by selecting proper Encoder(Mp3 will give better quality of stream) and Encoder channels(if your are going to broadcast MP3 file then use MP3 encoder ).
10. Don’t close shoutcast window keep as it is ,just play any music in Winamp and connect your stream to server by clicking on ‘Connect‘ button in ‘output‘ tab of shoutcast plugin.
11. Now go to your xxx.listen2myradio.comurl and hit play button ,you will listen your music/song is playing on same page.
12. Thats it no more configuration needed. Enjoy and Share your favorite music online 🙂
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