As an artist starting out, being unprepared or expecting things to magically happen by themselves is a recipe for disappointment and failure. Here we look at eleven all too often ignored marketing tips for artists and bands who are just beginning to find their feet in the industry.
In this latest post to MusicThinkTank, Emma Becker outlines eleven important but often forgotten marketing tips for starting musicians, whether it's actionable steps or simply having the right mindset.
"Platforms with millions of users can be great for exposure.
Most of them, most of the time, they are not going to give you much exposure in the beginning.
They tend to prefer already established users and show them instead of newer users. Why they don’t try to do a better job at mixing established users with newer users defeats me but it is what it is."