Instagram Vs Pinterest, Which Is Better For Musicians?

Instagram Vs Pinterest, Which Is Better For Musicians?

Social media sites come and go. But Instagram and Pinterest are among the few sites that have risen quickly through the ranks and have even shown some staying power. What they have in common is that they are both visually-focused platforms. Pictures and videos drive huge engagement, which is why these content types are the…

5 Ways To Increase Your Chances Of Becoming A Famous Musician On YouTube

5 Ways To Increase Your Chances Of Becoming A Famous Musician On YouTube

YouTube is an amazing platform on which to build a presence as a musician. It gives you the opportunity to showcase your musical sensibilities and style in video format, and get your content in front of a large audience. But getting to that point takes time. Although there are a few “growth hacks” you can…

8 Top Smart Phone Apps For Musicians – Android And iPhone Covered

8 Top Smart Phone Apps For Musicians – Android And iPhone Covered

Smart phone apps have grown in popularity in just about every industry and profession. They can help you capture ideas, track progress, and be more productive with your time, even when you don’t have access to a computer. But there is one major downside – or danger – to getting hooked on apps. You can…

20 Instagram Marketing Tips For Musicians – Quick Fire Round

20 Instagram Marketing Tips For Musicians – Quick Fire Round

Looking for ways to promote your music on Instagram? Don’t worry – Instagram is not a hard platform to use. But you will need to put a little bit of forethought into your strategy if you want to make the most of it. Here are 20 quick fire Instagram marketing tips for musicians. Instagram Marketing…

How To Create The Perfect Facebook Profile Image For Your Band

How To Create The Perfect Facebook Profile Image For Your Band

There are basically two images you need to pay attention to when you’re setting up your Facebook page: your profile image, and your cover photo. Here’s why that’s important: it’s the first thing people see when they land on your fan page. By default, people pay attention to what’s above the fold. “Above the fold”…

Working With Facebook’s New Algorithm To Get Views On A Budget

Working With Facebook’s New Algorithm To Get Views On A Budget

You’ve spent years building your Facebook following, and you now have a bunch of dedicated fans who have “liked” your page. Effectively, they liked your page because they want to see your content. Yet your posts get only a few likes and comments, and your reach is small. Why? Facebook has an extremely complicated algorithm…

How To Get Your First 100 Genuine Music Fans On Facebook

How To Get Your First 100 Genuine Music Fans On Facebook

Getting 100 “likes” on your Facebook fan page is relatively easy. Getting 100 genuine music fans on the other hand… well, that’s a different matter entirely. Here’s what happens with most bands and artists. They invite all of their friends and family members to “like” their page. Pretty soon, they have 100 “likes” on their…

5 HUGE Facebook Marketing Mistakes For Musicians –  Avoid These!

5 HUGE Facebook Marketing Mistakes For Musicians – Avoid These!

Today we’re going to look at some of the biggest mistakes you can make while marketing your music on Facebook. Building a music career isn’t all about social media, but it is an important marketing component of it. In particular, Facebook is the most popular social media site on the web, and one that has…

6 Content Types You Should Be Using To Engage Your Social Followers

6 Content Types You Should Be Using To Engage Your Social Followers

There are many different ways to engage your social followers. So why do so many musicians insist on using a tired call to action (i.e. “come to our show”) as their default standby? It’s probably because they don’t have a strategy. But if you’re reading this, odds are you’re open to trying different things. You’re…