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How to Create a Compelling Facebook Ad

Even though many indie artists are satisfied staying independent, many musicians I meet would like to get noticed by a label. Here’s how to reach every label in the world in UNDER 10 MINUTES. Personally I don’t focus too much on “label obsessed” marketing, so you can use this same trick to reach journalists, radio stations, bloggers, and all manner of influential people who can help push your music forward. Step 1: Create a Facebook ad with the best…
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The Tools of Music Fan Engagement [Part 3]: Facebook Basics

So far the “The Tools of Music Fan Engagement” series has covered blogging and email newsletters. Now it’s time to talk about social media, starting with the biggest social media site out there: Facebook. We love to hate it, but the reality is that Facebook is still an essential tool for musicians to use in their arsenal when it comes to marketing music and engaging fans. Why Facebook is Great for Fan Engagement. Simply put, Facebook is great for fan engagement because most of your fans…
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The Ten Things People In The Music Industry Want From Your Facebook Page

Regardless on what your personal views are on Zuckerburg’s creation; Facebook is quite simply the ‘go to’ place for me to have a gander at a band/artist I’ve been recommended by someone or something. Thanks to this I’m on Facebook every bloody waking day of my life. So much so that my ‘Friends’ on there must think I’m borderline addicted at being in the loop with what they’re all doing; which mainly consists…
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20 Tips for Improving Your Facebook Artist Page

Good 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…
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How To Get 1260% More Exposure On Facebook

Like just about everywhere else in the world, Facebook is becoming more and more crowded and there is a lot more “noise” to deal with — cat photos, food photos, inspiring quotes, etc. How can a musician compete with these things? If you’ve got $7, one option that will give your message a little boost is the “promoted post.” Promoted posts appear higher in Facebook’s News Feed, so there’s a better chance your audience will see them. When you post something on Facebook (via a personal page), it normally…
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10 Rockers to “Like” on Facebook

Social media has changed the way we interact with each other. Now we can get up to the minute information about the lives of our favorite musicians through services like Facebook and Twitter. There is quite a change that has occurred in just the past ten years. It used to be that if you wanted information about a band you would have to wait for an interview in a music magazine. Now many musicians write on Twitter and Facebook, giving their fans up to date information on their latest projects. Here we list ten musicians who…
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4 Reasons Why Twitter is Better than Facebook for Music Marketing

As both a musician and the managing director of a digital marketing agency, I spend a considerable amount of time working (playing) on Facebook, Twitter, and the many other Social Media platforms that exist on today’s online landscape. Working with more than 40 independent and major label artists on an array of different campaigns over the years, I have gained a great insight into Facebook and Twitter in a music marketing context. And while both platforms have their own strengths and weaknesses, one platform emerges …
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Bandsintown Introduces Enhancements to Top Concert Tracking App for Music Artists on Facebook

Bandsintown, the top free concert recommendation and notification
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Clutter Media Group Offers Facebook Contest For Led Zeppelin and Foo Fighters Artwork

Clutter Media Group and Clutter Magazine once again team up with
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Bob Marley Documentary Is First-Ever US Film Streaming On Facebook Simultaneous With Theater Release

Shangri-La Entertainment, Tuff Gong Pictures and Milyoni announced
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Three Essential Music Sites You Need To Use In 2012

The music industry has had a desperate flavor to it these past few years. We have been continuously
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Jake Owen Premiers New Music Video on Facebook

Available now, as part of a Facebook premiere, you can view the brand new music video for Jake Owen’s
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CD Baby Launches MusicStore For Facebook

CD Baby, the largest digital distributor of independent music in the world, is proud to launch its new MusicStore
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ReverbNation Launches Facebook Music Promotion PROMOTE IT

ReverbNation, the leading provider of marketing, promotion and social media tools for over 1.7 million artists
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