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YouTube upgraded Analytics for Artists

The new version of Analytics for Artists offers a full picture of popularity in YouTube, expanded information about viewers and interactions with fans. The tool also allows access to data via the YouTube Studio mobile application. YouTube unleashed its upgraded Analytics for Artists on July. In our post, we outline the most important changes to […]

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Google Play Music is shutting down

YouTube Music will replace Google Play Music and serve as Google’s only music subscription service. Google Play Music users have already started transferring their playlists, purchased and uploaded content over to YTM. We have worked diligently to make this transition as smooth as possible for our users and for artists. – as mentioned in a […]

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Digital distribution. Educational project

Digital distribution is still insufficiently understandable for the music industry. Independent Digital and its partners have launched a project that aims to raise awareness of digital distribution and increase the competitiveness of European musicians. The project is implemented within the framework of Erasmus+ programme. Digital distribution. Research and education It is  a pioneering research and […]

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Spotify for Artists, managers and labels

The Swedish streaming service provides labels and distributors with the free Spotify for Artists tool. Now they can, together with artists and their collaborators, manage the profiles, analyze data and pitch to playlists. . It’s been three years since we first launched Spotify for Artists. We’ve seen artists and their teams come together to share […]

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YouTube Premieres. Promote your music

YouTube Premieres is a combination of traditional YouTube videos and online streaming. It allows you to pre-record your video (like other YT videos) and play the video with a live chat. It is similar to a television show – prepared in advance, but with set air time. YouTube Premieres is a free tool that allows […]

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Live stream. How to start?

During COVID-19 the artists are not allowed to perform live on big stages. While waiting for old normal, you have social networks that allow organizing a live stream. . Before live stream Live stream is a chance for direct contact with your fans. Get ready for it and treat it like a club concert or festival […]

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Spotify Analytics tool

Does your label use Spotify Analytics? Spotify Analytics is the free tool. It gives labels and distributors the data they need from Spotify by providing streaming stats to understand performance across their entire catalog. If you run a label that has music on Spotify, you can use Spotify Analytics. It gives you access to features […]

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