Join Bobby Owsinski for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Chirpify for sales promotions, part of Twitter for Musicians and Bands.
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For many artists, Twitter is a great tool for promotion.…But the problem until now, is that you couldn't easily use it for commerce.…Now a platform called Chirpify provides that ability.…The way it works is that the artist…uploads a content listing to a Chirpify dashboard.…Then clicks to tweet using a hashtag that the company calls an #actiontag.…If the fan sees the tweet, and wants to respond…with an instant purchase, she simply replies to the tweet…with the #actiontag attached.…Chirpify recognizes the response, then sends a secure…download link via a direct message or an…email to download digital content or places the…order for merch or even for a ticket.…
As soon as she connects her Twitter account and…PayPal or credit card accounts via Chirpify, the sale happens.…If the fan is already registered, there's no need to register again.…Chirpify takes a reasonable…5% commission plus transaction fee of $0.30 along with any PayPal fees.…The company also has flat monthly pricing for labels and major users.…It's currently being used by artists as…
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- Filling out your Twitter profile
- Crafting a promotional tweet
- Using the correct keywords as hashtags
- Sharing photos, songs, and videos
- Scheduling tweets
- Using Chirpify for sales
- Measuring Twitter performance