8 Ways To Smash 2015 – A Guide For Musicians & Artists

8 Ways To Smash 2015 – A Guide For Musicians & Artists

A guest post by Nancy Lipman.

READY TO BLOW IT UP IN 2015?

For many of us, we roll into the New Year hoping that something will change. We promise ourselves that we will kick more goals, stay focused, be consistent and really stick to our guns. However how many of us actually do what we say and MAKE IT HAPPEN? About 5 %!  It can be a super exciting time, or if you choose it can be a completely overwhelming time, even a sad time. Well what ever it is for you, lets BEAT IT and blow it out of the water.

IT’S TIME TO STEP UP in 2015 and make it the BEST year of your life!

Before I launch into the top 8 ways to stay focused and SMASH 2015 let me get a few points across if you truly want incredible outcomes this year.

  • Don’t let this year be the same as last year
  • Don’t make the same excuses and procrastinate.
  • Make your health a priority
  • Treat this year like it’s the last one you’ve got!

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The Musician’s Achilles Heel – Why Musicians Are Hopeless at Promoting Their Music – Part 3
6 Reasons Why Making New Friends Can Help Market Your Music on Instagram

6 Reasons Why Making New Friends Can Help Market Your Music on Instagram

Social media is a bit like high school. To successfully market your music you need to apply many of the same strategies used by the popular kids

Like making new friends, effective promotion on Instagram isn’t just about selling your music …

It’s about selling yourself.

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20 Tips for Improving your Facebook Artist Page

20 Tips for Improving your Facebook Artist Page

 

facebookGood old Facebook. It seems like everyone knows how to use it these days; from those mischievous 10 year olds brazenly lying about their age in order to sign up, to the new breed of highly intelligent super-pets who’ve managed to set up their very own profiles, complete with a neatly cropped selfie, and then ever-so-casually added all of their owners’ friends.

What a truly incredible age to be living in!

But in all seriousness, there are literally bus-loads of musicians all over the world that just aren’t making the most of the supremely powerful marketing tool that is Facebook.

Unlike the golden days of yesteryear, simply being on a Social platform is no longer enough. Nowadays you need a clear understanding of WHO your audience is, WHAT your objectives are, and HOW you will achieve them before you start getting trigger happy and slapping down figurative 10-dollar bills on the spontaneous promoting of posts.

What will now follow this little rant is a collection of 20 great tips (in no particular order) to help you slide over into the fast lane and start kicking Facebook’s ass with your online promotion strategy.

All set? Then here we go…

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