A Guide to WAMC Podcasts, Streaming, and Smart Speakers

What is a podcast? Podcasts (digital audio files) are daily or weekly shows on various topics that listeners can subscribe and listen to at any time. Podcasts can be downloaded on a variety of platforms (i.e. Smartphone, tablet, laptop, etc).  Why are they appealing? Podcasts make it easy to listen to a lot of different types of content whenever you want, and wherever you are. Podcasts are appealing because you can listen on your phone, tablet or computer and there is a large selection of content available with many different shows and time durations. Whether you have 15 minutes to spare, or a long commute to work, podcasts…

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WAMC App Feature

What is an App Feature? The WAMC App is available for iPhone and Android devices. The App Feature includes both a banner image at the bottom of the screen and an audio message that plays before the WAMC audio stream on the WAMC App. The banner image would show exclusively on the app homepage and the audio message would play when stream is accessed. There can only be one underwriter at a time using the app exclusive option.   What do I need to submit? Files accepted for this placement must be 320 pixels wide and 50 pixels tall. Graphics must be in RGB color and submitted in…

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What size should your web creative be?

For underwriters who decide to send us a creative for display on the web, please follow these guidelines for size: The sizes are below, and listed length x width in pixels. These creatives need to be a JPG, GIF, or PNG file. We cannot accept any other file types. Leaderboard -728x90px  This creative is positioned right under the grey bar & menu on desktop. Medium Rectangle – 300x250px This creative displays on desktop in three blocks on the sidebar of wamc.org. Mobile Web – 320×50 This creative shows on mobile devices only, NOT desktop. It is very small so keep these ads simple. Tablet Web Ad – 728x90px…

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