Monday, January 20, 2020

Promotion: Epic 48 Fantasy Contest

You may have heard about Z90/San Diego’s incredible promotion called Epic 48, which turned out to be the first of a series of campaigns. Each is an amazing radio promotion on it's own, but the...

Promotion: Bank It Or Burn It

A brand has to either be exceptional, or do something exceptional. The goal is to be noticed. The Bank It or Burn It promotion generated more talk than anyone could have expected. This promotion comes...

Major Promotion: Home For The Holidays

As the song says, "There's No Place Like Home For The Holidays", but many aren't able to make it home for various reasons (logistics, financial, etc.). Home for the Holidays is a promotion that...

Stunt Categories

There are a million ways to create a successful stunt. Well, maybe not a million, but a lot. That can be a problem, actually. So many possibilities can be confusing or paralyzing. That’s why...

Promotion: Give Or Take

Promotions that tug at the heart don't have to be wimpy. And they're not just for AC stations. Give or Take is a promotion idea with an edge. And a ton of drama. You’ve probably...

Promotion: Who’s On (Your Station)

A measure of what makes a great promotion is the ability to create excitement on the air while inspiring your audience to actively participate and share. That's what The Who's On promotion can do...

Promotion: Last Prize Standing

Last Prize Standing is a great promotion that sounds a lot bigger than it actually is. It has aspects of The Last Contest, the classic KCBQ/San Diego promotion from the late 70s, which remains...

Promotion: Father and Daughter Reunion

Jeff & Jer did the best Father's Day promotion I've ever heard, creating a father and daughter reunion on the air. The promotion can be done anytime, but Father's Day is clearly a natural...

Promotion: Been Tipped Over

One of the most powerful ways to grow “roots” in your community is through emotional “from the heart" promotions. Been Tipped Over does this in an unexpected way. In doing so, stations can generate...

Contest: Crack The Code

Crack the Code is one of the stickiest promotions on the radio. If you do it right, it engages listeners, seducing them into more and more appointment tune ins, and gives you a dynamic...

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Feature: Back In The Day Double Play

This is a fairly common feature that adds to your music image while giving you the versatility to reach a little beyond your normal...