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What To Expect When You Hire A Music Publicist

What To Expect When You Hire A Music Publicist

Related: Hiring a Publicist: Is It Worth It? While many artists may believe that hiring a music publicist will solve all their problems, this is sadly far from the truth. Here we look at a few things artists ought to keep in mind when considering bringing a publicist on board. It’s a common misconception in the ...

How To Use Video E-Cards For Holiday Music Marketing

How To Use Video E-Cards For Holiday Music Marketing

If you're short on ideas for how to connect with fans and share content this holiday season, a well placed e-card can be just the thing to engage fans and add some levity to an otherwise stressful season. Guest Post by Team FanBridge on the FanBridge Blog The Holiday season is here! If you feel yourself running ...

How Musicians Can Benefit From SEO

How Musicians Can Benefit From SEO

If you have any hope of being found via a Google search, Search Engine Optimization is key. That said, SEO works differently for bands and artists than it does for other organizations like businesses and bloggers. Here we look at how. Guest Post by Eric Brantner If you want to be found in Google results, Search ...

12 Questions To Ask Before You Make That Post

12 Questions To Ask Before You Make That Post

Simply having a presence on social media is no guarantee that, as a band or artist, you're using it effectively. Here we examine twelve questions you should ask your self in advance of making a social media post to ensure you focus your content for the best possible impact. Guest post by Bobby Owsinski of Music 3.0 As ...

Marketing Your Music with Seasonal Spotify Playlists

Marketing Your Music with Seasonal Spotify Playlists

When the holiday season rolls around, it can be challenging, as an artist, to come up with seasonally themed content to share with your fans. Spotify has your back however, and a festive playlist share can be just the thing to engage fans. Guest Post from Team Fanbridge on Fanbridge It can be tough to think ...

End Of The Year Is The Perfect Time To Get All Of Your Contract Riders In Order

End Of The Year Is The Perfect Time To Get All Of Your Contract Riders In Order

For touring artists, contract riders are an important piece of information to provide venues with. Besides simply detailing what the artist wants for lunch, they also outline the requirements which will allow you to put your best face forward as an artist. By author, teacher and artist consultant Jeri Goldstein of Performing Biz It's time to get ...

Drive Traffic With These 5 Killer Social Media Hacks

Drive Traffic With These 5 Killer Social Media Hacks

The growing ubiquity of social media has made it challenging for artists to get their web presence tostand out amidst the clamor for users attention, but by following these five guidelines, bands and musicians can actively drive traffic towards their social media. Guest post by Payman Taei, founder of Visme We use social media all the ...

Analytics In An Artist's World [Bruno Guez]

Analytics In An Artist's World [Bruno Guez]

Revelator CEO Bruno Guez explores how the latest evolution of data driven niche marketing by companies such as Netflix could be applied in different ways to the music industry, particularly as music streaming occupies an increasingly large segment of the market. Guest post by Bruno Guez, Founder and CEO of Revelator Few companies have created the same ...

Comparing Artists To Start-Ups Lazy, Unhealthy, Beside The Point.

Comparing Artists To Start-Ups Lazy, Unhealthy, Beside The Point.

As music and technology become increasingly closely intertwined, there is often a compulsion to compare bands and artists to startups, a comparison which Emily Gonneau considers to be limited in its accuracy and benefit. Guest post by Emily Gonneau on Medium This is a follow up post from the great “Artist as a Start-up?” panel at the ...

How Become A Verified Artist On Spotify

How Become A Verified Artist On Spotify

In this piece, Chris Robley walks us through the twelve steps to becoming a verified artist on Spotify, including attaining the requisite 250 followers necessary for such verification to take place. Guest post by Chris Robley on DIY Musician 12 steps to acquiring 250+ followers on the world’s most popular streaming platform. Here’s something I’m ashamed ...


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