Posts Tagged: Playlists

The Rise of the Emoji & How It Can Work For You


Unless you’ve lived in a cave for the past few years, you should know what an emoji is. Smileys, those mini faces that smile, laugh, cry are emojis but emojis can also be small drawings of nature, food, activities, flags 🍀🍔🎶🇫🇷. Initially created in Japan in 1999 by a engineer from NTT DoCoMo’s i-mode mobile Internet, emojis really… Read more »

Live In The Moment with Spotify’s Latest Updates


Streaming with Spotify has just made its largest application update in over a year with a few new and exciting additions to their mobile platform. This update not only provides users with algorithmic and professionally curated mixes but it automatically offers listeners music based on their current setting. Whether you’ve just woken up, are on your commute or… Read more »

Check-In on YouTube: 6 Best Practices for Bands and Labels


Following in the footsteps of digital media hosts Netflix and Hulu, YouTube is joining the game of original content programming. YouTube is financially backing stars such as PrankvsPrank, who have been playing spontaneous and creative pranks on each other for the past six years, and Smosh, who make parody videos, to name a few. This creative… Read more »

YouTube Playlists, The Other UGC


The mixtape has long been a part of music culture. Ever since the 8-track and the cassette, fans have spent countless hours compiling tracks into audible lists that vary from a simple top favorites to highly conceptual themes. For some, mixtapes are creative outlets that can hold deep meaning. For others, they are simply a… Read more »

Streaming: The New Radio & We’re On It


Among the many benefits that streaming services affords to its patrons, none are as boundless and untamed as the ecosystem of playlists these platforms contain. There is a plethora of playlists for any mood, situation or activity and most of them are curated by everyday people like you and me. Due to the quality of these… Read more »