Community Is The #1 Key To Ongoing Success

Community Is The #1 Key To Ongoing Success

When you begin something new, you’re always on the lookout for keys to make “the new” work better and grow. That’s inherent to the process of creating and building. Once you’ve been doing something for a while, you amend your processes to be more efficient and operate better. And after building something for a long …

Master One Simple Way To Grow Your Fan Base

Master One Simple Way To Grow Your Fan Base

As musicians, our primary focus is on making music and finding ways to grow our fan base. As entrepreneurs, our primary focus is on expanding our business and grow our revenue streams. Other things we need to do to grow are marketing and promotion. We turn to social media like Facebook and Twitter to make …

How To Initiate Connections With Influencers

How To Initiate Connections With Influencers

Growth. Benefit. Increase ___(fill in the blank)__. These are what we want with our lives, our projects, our work, and our connections. Often though, growth means reaching outside of our social circles and into uncharted (or unknown) territory. This new world is where people we don’t know reside. We may know some powerful influencers’ names …

Following This Twitter Trend Will Burn Bridges

Following This Twitter Trend Will Burn Bridges

“Twitter Tip: Keep tagging the same person in a post that you make every single day with a link from 9 months ago to boost your site traffic.” That’s not really a Twitter tip, but there are people who are following this course of action every day. It’s certainly a way to burn bridges quickly …

Keys To Building A Focused Audience

Keys To Building A Focused Audience

Get Insights On Focused Fan Growth: Sign Up For The Free Webinar Here I wrote previously about the difference between trying to gain 100,000 Twitter followers (or simply a giant group of music fans online) and focusing your time, energy and money on a specific group of people. Numbers are a big sales point that …

Best Practices For Musicians And Social Media

Best Practices For Musicians And Social Media

Social media is a resource now used by more industries, companies, businesses, and individuals to market themselves than any other medium. There’s hardly anywhere you can go where you don’t see a Twitter or Facebook icon, and that’s just the half of it. The influx of social media marketing (and the continued rise in people …