6 Top WordPress Website Themes For Musicians

6 Top WordPress Website Themes For Musicians

Update: You can now see the top 41 WordPress themes for music industry professionals. Check that guide out instead of this one. ūüôā Although there are many great website builders (also known as Content Management Systems / CMS for short) and blogging platforms you could build your website on, WordPress is among the easiest, most…

How To Re-Purpose A Song 9 Times And Make More Money From It

How To Re-Purpose A Song 9 Times And Make More Money From It

There are more ways to make money from a single than you might think. In an age where selling music is becoming harder and harder, it’s good to know that there are still ways of creating multiple sources of income. Fair warning; your notions of “good taste” and “selling out” might be challenged here a…

8 Must Have Accessories For Guitarists, Beginners And Pros

8 Must Have Accessories For Guitarists, Beginners And Pros

As a beginner guitarist, there are two main things that you need: The correct guitar training, and The correct equipment. When it comes to impulse buys, as a guitarist, you’re much more likely to purchase low-ticket accessory items compared to new effects units, guitars, or amps. However, once you get going, those accessories can really…

How To Increase Your Chances Of Getting Signed To A Record Label

How To Increase Your Chances Of Getting Signed To A Record Label

So, you’ve decided that you would like to score a contract with a record label. In today’s world, building a profitable and successful career as an independent artist is well within reach – more so than it has ever been – but there’s nothing wrong with having major (or even minor) label ambitions too. If…

Why Being Too Persistent Is A Sure Way To Kill Your Music Networking Efforts

Why Being Too Persistent Is A Sure Way To Kill Your Music Networking Efforts

There’s a strong belief¬†that your success in music is based¬†on who you know in proportion to what you know. What you know is certainly important, but people tend to work with those they know, like and trust. Take a moment to ask yourself: how many people know, like and trust you? If you want to…

How To Increase Email Open Rates And Get More Clicks In The Music Industry

How To Increase Email Open Rates And Get More Clicks In The Music Industry

If you’ve been collecting email addresses from your fans for any length of time, you’re already way ahead of where many musicians are. Building a mailing list (also known as a newsletter) is an essential task for all musicians. It will increase the amount of money you make from music, and it will help you…

Should Musicians Create Facebook Fan Pages Or Personal Profiles?

Should Musicians Create Facebook Fan Pages Or Personal Profiles?

Facebook continues to change its interface, algorithms and policies without much notice, and in so doing, upsets a lot of its users. This has a way of confusing a lot of people too. However, with 1.4 billion users, it’s still a very important place to build an online presence as a musician. What you need…