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If you want to make money with your music you have come to the right place. Here, I blog about marketing from a musician's point of view. As an EDM producer, I mainly focus on this genre. However, you will find that the content I post here is good for any genre you care to name. I publish new posts every Wednesday, so please leave your name and email today if you want to learn more about marketing your music.

Music Website WordPress Plugins: Plugins You Need for a Music Site?

So, you have a great new WordPress site for your music. However, you don’t know which are the best music website WordPress plugins? Never fear Krannaken are here to give you the lowdown on which plugins you need. Therefore, read on and we will shed some light on this subject for you. Your Music Website…

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Music Publishing: The Two Best Options for Artists and Producers

When it comes to music publishing, you have a few choices to make. You may be glad to hear that quality is not a barrier. I am not saying you make shit music. However, I am saying that quality is not an issue. However, in our view there are two choices – fast and paid…

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Artist Websites: Why Does Every Artist Need Their Own Website?

Artist websites are an essential marketing tool for artists in today’s music industry. Whatever you aim to do with your music, you need an audience. Furthermore, if you don’t have an audience, you may as well just play in your own bedroom for your own enjoyment. Therefore, artist websites are very important. In this post,…

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Spotify for Artists: 5 Ways to Get Your Music Heard on Spotify

For an artist to generate the national minimum wage, they need 80,000 streams per month. Therefore, Spotify for artists is just another path to making our income, but it is not the only way. However, with the aptly named Spotify for Artists (part of the Spotify framework), they are doing their bit. However, it is…

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Free Music Streaming: How Good Is It For The Artist?

Whoever you are, if you have access to the internet, free music streaming will give you access to practically any track you like. Whether that is from the twelfth century or from somewhere as unlikely as Nepal. However, for us musicians in the main-stream, it has mixed blessings. This is because, on the one hand,…

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Hypeddit: Send Your Music Viral and Build Your Brand With Hypeddit

Hypeddit is a service that will enable you to grow your music following quickly and easily. Although, we are in it for the fun of making music (and you should be too), Hypeddit helps us to build our brand and get heard on social media. Hypeddit recommends focusing our marketing on SoundCloud. This makes perfect…

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TYE Vs Soundgym – Pros and Cons and Our Recommendations

Both TYE and Soundgym are incredible tools for developing your listening skills They are meant for music professionals – especially Producers, DJ’s and Sound Engineers. However, they are both great for the development of your listening skills of any musician or sound and audio development professionals. What is TYE? TrainYourEars is great for figuring out…

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Music Libraries: One Way to Make Money For Producers

One way to earn money for a producer of any genre is to sell music through music libraries. In this post we will discover how you can make money by selling your music to a music library. What is the Music Library? A music library is, as the name suggests, a library of musical content….

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Online Music Lessons: The Pros and Cons For Students and Teachers

Online music lessons have totally revolutionized the way in which music is taught for both instrumentalists and those interested in getting to grips with music technology. However, as with everything else, online tutorials have their pros and cons. In this post, we will be identifying the pros and cons of online music lessons and also…

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12 Awesome Ways You Need to Make Money From Your Music Today

The ways that you can make money from music are numerous. You may play a musical instrument or produce music with technology. However, you may simply want to make money from music on the business or marketing side. Whatever you wish to do with your music, this post will enable you to have a clearer…

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