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social media marketing

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An Interview with Music Industry Strategist Laura Schneider

Laura Schneider interview

I met Laura Schneider through her blog (it's great, check it out here). I wrote her to tell her how much I loved it, and it turned out she lives close to me! What a small and exciting world. We met in person and decided to interview each other. When she's not writing, Laura is a business coach for musicians and a social media strategist. I think you'll like her as much as I do! Lau[...]

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What I Learned About Youtube to Grow My Channel

This summer, I began my journey to grow my YouTube channel. I'll save you all of the information on why I started, but here are links so you can go through my entire experience: Part 1: The Start of My YouTube Project Part 2: Exploring the Most Successful YouTube Videos Part 3: YouTube Video Titles Part 4: YouTube Hacks and Buying Views Part 5: Optimizing Your YouTube Content Part[...]

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Get More YouTube Views – Tips for Musicians and Creatives

4 Tips to Getting More YouTube Views and Fans

I am nearing the end of my YouTube project! This post is about *after* you've released your video. How can you get more views? My last post was about how to market your videos, so this post will focus on outreach. You'll want to contact specific people to help you get more views, but who should you contact? And how? Fear not friends, I'm going to walk you through it! More Marketing Ti[...]

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Free and Paid Marketing Ideas for Your YouTube Videos

I’ve been on a journey to grow my YouTube channel lately, as I think this is one of the best social media platforms for musicians. I’ve been outlining my process step-by-step, so today we’re talking about free and paid marketing ideas for your youtube videos. If you’re trying to grow a fanbase or get more people to buy your music, you’ll want to promote your videos! YouTube Ma[...]

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5 Things to Do Before Releasing a YouTube Video

STOP! Before you upload that YouTube video, do these 5 things FIRST!

If you're a regular here, you know about my YouTube project where I'm trying to get the most out of my YouTube channel, and to help you grow yours also. Thus far we've been looking at a lot of behind-the-scenes tips to make your videos better and help more people find them. Today we'll discuss the important things to do before you release the video.   Publishing and Optimizing[...]

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YouTube Hacks for Musicians – Should You Buy Views?

This is part of my YouTube Series, where I analyze what makes YouTube channels grow and how musicians can maximize this info for their benefit. You can see my entire series so far here, here and here. Today we’re comparing two YouTube helper apps: TubeBuddy and VidIQ. We’ll also discuss whether or not buying fake views and subscribers is worth it. TubeBuddy vs VidIQ If you haven[...]

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The 4 Best Ways to Title Your YouTube Videos – A Guide for Musicians

The Best Tips to Title Videos That Get Clicks!

If you’re a regular around here (I call you the Melluminati) - you may have seen my zodiac blogs, where I list singers by their birthdates. I link each name to a YouTube video so people can hear their work. This means I spend a LOT of time searching through YouTube for artists and their videos. I want to show you what makes a good YouTube title and how you can maximize your title to get[...]

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YouTube for Musicians: How to Become a Viral Star

Tips and Ideas for Musicians Wanting to Grow Their YouTube Page

I prepared my next singing challenge before the end of my Posture Support Challenge, which was to grow one of my social media accounts. Sure, this may seem like a selfish experiment, but a). you could argue that they all are, and b). My goal for this project was to find tips and tricks for musicians to grow a social media account. All musicians need social media accounts, as is discussed i[...]