Posts Categorized: Industry Trends

Get An “All Access” Pass To Google Play


Google has decided to take the plunge into the streaming providers ocean with their new service All Access. Much like its predecessors (i.e. Spotify, Rdio), the monthly subscription service provides unlimited, ad-free streaming of millions of songs for only $9.99 a month. Available on the web and on Android devices, they’re offering a special price of… Read more »

Latest Netflix Strategy Improves Future for Hulu, Prime, Others


Two years ago, the online video streaming services competed for volume of titles and over the same potential users. The dinner table discussion over “Netflix vs. Hulu vs. Amazon” focused on which service offered the most shows and best movies for the price point. This year, the conversation has changed as Netflix has publicly shifted… Read more »

Guest Post: Timeline for Promoting a UK Single Release


The name Caroline Bottomley may sound familiar to you on The Daily Rind. As Managing Director of our Marketplace partner Radar Music Videos, Caroline has already guest written for us to share the merits and best practices of her amazing platform, which connects artists and labels with talented music video directors around the world. Today, she… Read more »

Get Traction on YouTube: Think “Episodes”


The concept of episodes has been generally associated with traditional cable television only. However, as the line between TV and internet continues to blur, more viewers are looking to internet streaming for their daily fix. It’s clearly apparent that video streaming services like YouTube, Hulu, and Netflix are all vying to compete directly with cable… Read more »