CATEGORY: D.I.Y.

Create Playlists Simultaneously on Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, Napster, More Free with Soundsgood

Playlist distribution and sharing app Soundgood has announced a new integration with Napster and an improved integration with Apple Music. The app, which enables...



5 Reasons To Release Your Music On Vinyl

While it would have been hard to believe a decade ago, vinyl is back on the charts as a medium of music consumption. In...


What To Do If A Band’s Name Is Similar To Yours

The music industry is fraught with trademark disputes, and any artist would be well advised to take steps to avoid such infringement conflicts before...


Video Marketing In 2018: Artist’s Guide

The stats on video clearly demonstrate that it's one of the best ways for artists to both engage with their audience and spread their...


Instagram To Lift 1 Minute Video Cap Later Today, YouTube Creators Lured

Instagram will launch a new video hub today and expand the 1 minute video length cap to a full 60 minutes, according to multiple...


How To Promote Music Using Instagram Stories

As a DIY artist, walking the line between overt promotion and an actual authentic connection with fans can be challenging task. Luckily Instagram has...


Botletter: Impressive Facebook Messenger Fan Communications, Marketing Tool

Veteran Music marketer and Music Biz Weekly podcast co-host Mchael Brandvold explores the Facebook Messenger tool Botletter, which provides artists with an exciting new...


How To Build An Email List From Scratch

Despite its age, email has endured as one of the most effective marketing techniques available to artists and bands. Getting started is difficult however,...


YouTube’s Feed Evolution and Why It Matters

Having been welcomed into the world way back in 2005, YouTube has naturally undergone some changes over time, but of all these changes, the...


Finding The Financing In Indie Band Needs To Tour

For achieving major industry success, you need to first focus on getting your music heard and your band recognized. While touring is one of...