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Whenever you want to grow your presence on a social media platform, understanding how the algorithm works is crucial. The same applies to getting your music heard on sites like Spotify and Apple Music. In this article we're going to talk about how the Apple Music algorithm works, and how you could potentially take advantage of it to get more streams. 

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business, facebook ads, music marketing, music promotion, promotion, spotify, tutorial -

Facebook ads are one of the most powerful tools in your toolkit for marketing your music. You can use them to get more streams on Spotify and other streaming platforms, grow your Instagram following, or sell merch to your existing fans.

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ThriveCart is a fantastic sales funnel solution for any industry, but some of its features make it perfect for music artists when compared to the competition. If you have no idea what a sales funnel is, don't worry i'll break it down for you... Think of a regular online store like a Wal-Mart, where you walk in to choose your products and then check out at the front. A sales funnel is more like when you have to talk to a salesperson, and they help find you what you need and recommend additional products you might like.  With a funnel you're...

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In this video Andrew Southworth talks to Alex Devon (formerly Young L3X) about how he lives off of his music streaming revenue and what he had to do to get to that point.    Over the past few years Alex largely used Facebook / Instagram ads to grow his audience on Spotify, Apple Music and iTunes. Starting off with only $60 per month when he started seeing the results and realizing he was making some of that money back he increased his budget to $500/month. This has led him to the current day where he gets several hundred thousands of...

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eurorack, modular, products, synths -

Voltage controlled amplifiers, or VCA's as us modular synth nerds call them, are an incredibly important part of any Eurorack setup. There is even a common saying that 'you can never have too many VCA's', and I tend to agree with that since I run out of them all the time. So in this post we're going to do the math on some popular and available VCA modules to figure out the best budget / most cost effective Eurorack VCA module.  If you're new to Eurorack, VCA's are basically the 'glue' that holds any patch together. When you want to apply an...

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