Are you really using the Internet properly to market your music? I mean sure, you’re probably submitting your music to all the music directories and Internet radio stations like everybody else is. You might even be paying somebody for these services. The real question is are you really taking the time to dig in and learn about marketing your own stuff?
Do you even have a website for your band? Hopefully you do because now days it’s an absolute must. More importantly, you should be taking the time to learn about driving traffic to your band’s website. You do want the world to hear your music, right?
There are technical aspects that you can apply to your site to get tons of free or organic traffic to your band’s website using techniques such as search engine optimization, article marketing, website memberships, newsletters, social networking, email marketing and much more. It’s hard to get new fans if they don’t even know your band exist.
If you aren’t doing these things yourself you are seriously doing your band a disservice. It doesn’t take a lot of effort once you know what you’re doing. It just means that you’ll have to work at it a couple hours during the day before your gigs.
The major websites who are charging you your hard earned money to attract new visitors to your band’s site already know this information. They know how to use this technology to drive traffic to your band’s site and that’s why they’re charging you for the service.
Consider reading more about marketing your music on this blog. It will definitely teach you the steps to get a large steady flow of new visitors to your band’s site and also how to market to your fans.
Nobody will do the job as well as you because nobody will care as much as you do. Begin using the Internet to your advantage and properly market your music to the world.