Posts Tagged: marketing

Alexa Spreads The Word With New Release Notifications


There’s no doubt, voice activated smart speakers have become a major influence within the music consumption ecosystem. According to a recent study by AudienceNet, these smart speakers are the driving force behind many listener habits including overall service adoption. A leader in the smart speaker scene, Amazon has recently launched a ‘New Release Notification’ feature for Echo devices in… Read more »

Submit Your Music for the Independent Music Awards


Back again, the Independent Music Awards are providing members of The Orchard with a bonus Free Song entry to the program’s 17th annual edition. Click HERE to enter in any IMA Album, EP, Song, Producer, Video and Design category, and you’ll receive a coupon with your receipt to submit a Free Song entry. Whether it’s a debut release… Read more »

Pandora Pairs Up With Snapchat


Pandora and Snap recently announced an exciting new partnership—Pandora Premium listeners can start sharing their favorite songs, albums, stations and playlists via Snap. Any Snapchatter in the US who has a Pandora Premium account will have direct access to Pandora’s entire music library. If the Snapchatter who receives the music card doesn’t have a Pandora Premium… Read more »

YouTube Introduces #Hashtags in Video Search


YouTube is working to increase video exposure and help audiences more easily find videos by giving creators the option to add hashtags to their titles and descriptions. Hashtags should already be a part of your daily social media strategy, so these should be familiar to you, but read on for some best practices for this new… Read more »