This is a company profile for internet radio hosting provider CastHost. A company which has been in business for 2 years.
Company name: CastHost
Launch date: Our company was founded in September 2014 (2 years ago).
Network status page: N/A (still being worked on).
Underlying hosting provider: PhoenixNap – Phoenix AZ, Gigenet – Chicago IL.
Streaming services available: We offer Shoutcast v1, v2 and IceCast KH.
Control panel software available: Centovacast.
Bit rates available: 64, 128, 256 and 320kbs.
Discount code: ‘PVDISC’ for 20% off per month for recurring services for the lifetime of the service.
Features available: Website Widgets, AutoDJ, Advanced Statistics and Reports, HTML 5 Web Player, Free Website Hosting, Media Space, Playlist Manager and Re-seller Accounts.
Tell us how and why your company got started?
CastHost was started out of a love for technology and as a passion to offer a service in something we enjoy ourselves. We have always wanted a business where could help other companies grow, and be a valued partner in the growth and expansion of our clients business.
What makes your company special?
Our 100% personalized touch to customer support and our willingness to go above and beyond to find answers to questions, have quick responses, and make sure you the client are taken care of.
Your top tip(s) for anyone looking to start a radio station?
Starting a stream is easy. Just make sure to pick a genre that interests people, get listed on public directories, and do not flood the station with non-interesting content (commercials).