Welcome to the New Aspen Public Radio Website!

May 15, 2013

New Site, New Sounds from Aspen Public Radio

Welcome to the new Aspen Public Radio website. The new site is designed with you in mind so that no matter where you go – the office, your car or the ski hill – Aspen Public Radio is available 24 hours a day worldwide.

Better Design – Easier to Use

The new site is easier to use thanks to a better, more intuitive design that allows you to view the site on any device – from a traditional computer to your phone.

Going Mobile

The new Aspen Public Radio website scales for all web enabled mobile devices as you can read the stories, comment and share them effortlessly through integrated social media channels. The new website also allows you to stream Aspen Public Radio on your phone. Following a few easy steps you can create your own home screen app for Aspen Public Radio.   

On iPhone/iPad:

1.) Type m.aspenpublicradio.org into your phone’s browser

2.) Touch the arrow/box icon at the bottom of the screen.

3.) Touch “Add to Home Screen” icon.

4.) Name the bookmark & touch add in the upper right corner.

5.) Enjoy Aspen Public Radio’s stream & news everywhere you go!

How to create your own iPhone/iPad bookmark app for Aspen Public Radio
Credit Rob St. Mary

Aspen Public Radio & National Public Radio = Your Primary Source

The new Aspen Public Radio website gives you access to a world of news at your fingertips or keyboard. Look for the latest, breaking stories from the Aspen Public Radio news team at the top of the page. You can also use the various topics such as Arts, Environment and Local to find the latest stories in those categories. A new Google enabled search function can also help you find a story you might have heard or something you are interested in. Couple all this with stories from NPR updated several times a day and you have a complete media source available for you whenever and wherever you need it.

Never Miss A Show

Thanks to the efforts of your favorite hosts working with soundcloud, you’ll be able to listen to a stream of your favorite Aspen Public Radio shows on your computer or mobile device. Every local show – from the news department’s Mountain Edition to Jazz from Aspen to Blue Horizon and Pastor Mustard and more – has its own show page on the new site. Each page will feature a full scale soundcloud player that is fully functional on your computer or mobile device for listening anywhere you like.

Stay tuned! The updates and archives for the shows are coming soon. 

Your Station – Your Voice

Aspen Public Radio is nothing without you! Your support makes Aspen Public Radio possible. Your insights & comments make our shows and community better. Each story on the new website is integrated with disqus – a commenting platform. If you register in the system you can follow your comments as others add to the conversation. Disqus also helps Aspen Public Radio maintain civility and keep our comments robust, lively and active. It’s a great way for you to share your thoughts, ideas and experiences with Aspen Public Radio & the community.

Thank You!

Your support of Aspen Public Radio makes it all possible. If you haven’t had a chance to show your support, you can do so by clicking here.

Please stay in touch and let us know what Aspen Public Radio’s new website can do for you. There will be new surprises coming soon. So, keep your eyes and ears here.

All the best!

Rob St. Mary

Digital Content Manager/Reporter – Aspen Public Radio