Get Free Radio Advertisement

Here's a neat trick to get lots of radio advertisement time, TOTALLY FREE! Imagine...absolutely free access to millions of listeners of offline and online radio!

What you need to do is to locate the radio stations (do a simple online search or call your favourite local station) and by calling in, faxing, letters, or e-mail, request songs on the pretext that your web site is celebrating some "event". For example, your dedication could read something like this:

"Dear DJ, (Enter a generic compliment to the DJ)

Please play "XYZ song" to thank the staff of yourwebsite.com for their tireless efforts and sleepless nights spent to complete our latest project/webpage ...(insert a discreet pitch for your web site here).

Thanks

Editor/CEO yourwebsite.com"

You get the idea...

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