The posts that garner the most pageviews on Hypebot are usually driven by a viral friendly headline like The MP3 Is Dead, Long Live The MP3 or provide practical advice like Facebook Testing Option To Link Groups, Pages - How It Works. Some heritage posts also keep getting hits like How Much Does A Major Act Get For Playing A Concert? or 8 Steps To A Million YouTube Music Channel Views. But none has surpassed the interest in this post about an indie musician.
Written by Emily Blake of Pandora's Next Big Sound, Pop Artist Shelita Burke Uses Data Science, Blockchain To Her Advantage, tells the story of a data scientist, cryptologist, and musician who has a taken very deliberate, almost scientific approach to reaching fans. And, as Blake writes, she likens releasing and promoting her music to running a small business.