Posts Tagged Under: Twitter

How to Promote your Music Online using SoundCloud

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The very moment that someone first figured out how to put a song online the music industry changed forever. Learning how to promote your music online has become almost as important as learning your first three chords, or how to decorate your mic stand with elaborate scarves.

To help save you time, and get you back to practicing those three chords or decorating that mic stand, here are some easy ways to promote your music that even the drummer can understand. You know, as long as someone gives it to him in chunks of 4…

How to promote your music online: Create something every day

I’m not talking about writing a brand new song every day on level with, say, an Arcade Fire song. This lesson in how to promote your music online

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Twitter Follower Advice Part 2: Weekly and Monthly Tasks

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Last week here on SMMGuide I looked at the long term Twitter tips that you will need to do on a monthly basis. Here in Part 2 I’m going to be looking at the Twitter follower advice that you’ll need to follow on a weekly and daily basis.

The key to any Twitter campaign is consistency. Once you finish reading parts 1 and 2 you should have a complete plan that will carry you toward any of your Twitter follower goals – as long as you do them regularly.

Twitter follower advice: Weekly tasks

Once a week is when you’re going to be doing the majority of your tweet scheduling. Having most of your content planned in advance, and getting it

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Twitter Follower Tips Part 1: Monthly Tactics to Grow your Following

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The Twitter followers tips I will look at can be divided up into short term and long term strategies. The short term activities will be those you carry out every day, and every week. These are the Twitter follower tips that you’ll grind on consistently. Your long term goals will be accomplished on a monthly basis, I’ll look at those today.

Having your tasks divided up this way will make sure that you don’t pend too much time on one tactic while neglecting one which deserves more attention. Read on to discover what they are, and get your Twitter follower numbers growing!

 

Twitter follower tips: Long term Part 1 of 2

You are going to carry all of these tasks out once a month. Be sure to schedule it in advance so it

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The Best Twitter Widgets Plug-ins for a WordPress Site

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If you had to pick just one social media platform to integrate with your blog or website, Twitter is arguably the best choice. What’s more, WordPress makes this very easy with dozens of plugins to choose from. With so many options, how do you decide which ones are the best Twitter widgets? Here are a few ideas to get you started.

Best Twitter Widgets

The easiest way to add your Twitter feed to your WordPress site is with Twitter’s native widget, which you can create directly from your Twitter account’s “Settings” page. You’re given a few basic options to help customize the appearance including size, color, and “excluding replies.” Once you’ve done that, click the “Create Widget” button and you’ll be provided with a piece of Java script to copy and paste

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Cross-Promoting SoundCloud on Other Platforms

One of the best features of SoundCloud is that it blends seamlessly with other popular social media platforms. For someone trying to promote his or her music, this is an important tool. It saves time and spreads your sound to places that it might not have otherwise reached. Let’s have a look at how to get organize with your SoundCloud account so that your music can find a whole new audience outside of the native platform.

To start, go to your connection settings to authorize the apps that you want to connect. (http://soundcloud.com/settings/connections)

Facebook

SoundCloud gives you three different ways to share on Facebook. You have the option of connecting directly to your personal Facebook profile, and SoundCloud will post to your profile page automatically. This is a fine option for most

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