Having a social media presence is important. Learn how to set up a few social media accounts and start a plan on how to post your music and your progress online.
- [Instructor] One of the first things you need … to do in order to market your songs … and yourself is to set up your social media accounts. … I am by no means a renowned expert in social media. … However, I am well aware that a social media presence … is important in a songwriting career. … Have a plan on how to post your music, … make sure that you are regularly getting … your music out there when it's ready … to be released and keep your followers up to date … on your progress. … Not only will this work in terms of keeping … other people engaged in your work, … it actually keeps you engaged in your own work … and keeps you accountable. … So set up your social media accounts, … whichever ones are most appropriate for what you do … and get your music out in the world. … …
This course was created by Cliff Goldmacher. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.
- Staying organized
- Embedding metadata
- Scheduling a regular time to write
- Deciding which songs to demo
- Setting up social media accounts
- Pitching songs
- Joining a pitch organization
- Attending music conferences
- Joining a songwriting organization
- Reaching out to new co-writers
- Reading about the music business
- Researching publishers and other successful artists
- Registering songs with your PRO
Skill Level Intermediate
20 Unofficial Rules of Songwritingwith Cliff Goldmacher35m 30s Beginner
Songwriting Techniques with Chordswith Julian Velard2h Intermediate
2. Song Demos
5. The Music Industry
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