Media

TextCaster serves hundreds of television stations, newspapers and radio stations by helping them build mobile communities they can reach quickly when news breaks. When severe weather threatens your area, use the automated National Weather Alerts service to quickly notify your subscribers. In addition, news tips, polling and advertiser-sponsored voting interactive campaigns encourage instant interaction with your viewers, listeners and readers.

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Common Uses

  1. Sports Scores & Updates
  2. Breaking News & Local Reports
  3. Severe Weather Alerts &  Daily Forecasts
  4. AMBER Alerts
  5. Traffic Updates
  6. Community Events & Announcements

 
TextCaster delivers school closings in seconds, the response from viewers was tremendous. Our competitors tried to copy us with other vendors, both failed due to faulty delivery and unreliable information. TextCaster works and has helped us become a vital part of our community.”
— Barry Fulmer, News Director, WDRB-TV, Block Communications, Inc.
 
Today it’s about being relevant to your community in every way possible. TextCaster serves that purpose. Once it was set it became viral and we watched the participation explode. TextCaster allows us to reach our audience in a non-traditional way. We beat the competition to the punch, and I almost forgot, it generates revenue. As a newspaper today you have to be relevant to be profitable.”
— Sam Fisher, Publisher, Bureau County Republican