With traditional record distribution smashed, everyone wants to learn how to sell music online. There’s no doubt that a vast audience exists online. There's also no doubt that people still want to listen to music. That much is clear with tracks on SoundCloud getting millions of plays. A successful SoundCloud profile can not exist in a bubble. It needs to be promoted, and it’s no secret that there is an audience for your music on social media. This article will primarily focus on Twitter, but
You’ve read every SoundCloud marketing article on our blog, and applied them as well as you can. Good job! The big elephant in the room, however, is YouTube. We all know that musicians are building a great following there, and making a bit of money. The problem is that no one ever talks about YouTube music promotion! There are best practices that you can follow to get more views, more comments, more subscribers, and more rabid fans. Let’s look at them now.
If you’re on SoundCloud, and you want to know how to promote your music digitally, you’re going to have to be prepared to put yourself out there. SoundCloud is an excellent music promotion tool. It works even better when being used alongside these 6 ways to promote your SoundCloud tracks. Read all the way through for our featured track!
The SoundCloud mobile app is a key part of the SoundCloud experience. The SoundCloud mobile app team is always working hard to create a better experience for users. Their current move is to entice users to use their service rather than having stacks of music downloaded onto their phone with a feature that allows you to create playlists right on your iPhone. As always, stick around for the end of the article where I publish my favorite track on SoundCloud right now!
The past few months have been full of rumors of a Soundcloud acquisition. A deal fell through around 3 months ago where Twitter was considering buy them up for around $2 billion. Twitter backed out of the deal when they became nervous of the fact that the major record labels were not happy with the lack of licenses for most of the music on the service. The difference now is that the three major record labels are buying into SoundCloud. A SoundCloud acquisition by Twitter will only happen if