November 21st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Continuous crowdfunding service Patreon just hit a new milestone: $1m of payouts every month to the musicians, YouTubers and other creators raising money from their fans using its site. “It confirms...

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November 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent opened up its Bundles platform to creators of all stripes earlier this year, but now it’s also making its new ‘paygate’ feature – as debuted by Thom Yorke recently – to any artist...

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November 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

YouTube has become the go-to destination for parents with children obsessed by Disney’s Frozen soundtrack, but how to prevent those kids straying onto other, less child-friendly videos? One new method...

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November 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

There are more changes coming to Facebook’s news feed algorithm, and they’re likely to leave some marketers howling. It’s based on a recent survey of Facebook users: “People told us they wanted...

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November 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’re starting to take submissions for our Sandbox report’s end-of-year edition: Best Marketing Campaigns of the Year. We’d love to include some of the great work you’ve done this year, so we’re...

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November 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Twitter held its analyst day conference yesterday, and its VP of product Kevin Weil published a blog post outlining to the world some of the upcoming changes discussed at the event. Including video. “Aside...

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November 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Dutch label Black Hole Recordings has a new online store, styled as a “Pop Up Store” selling tracks, ringtones and wallpapers. Artists featured include Ferry Corsten, Tiesto and New World Punx,...

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November 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

British broadcaster the BBC signalled its intentions to launch a video channel for its flagship Radio 1 station earlier this year, with plans to house it within the Beeb’s own catchup TV service...

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November 13th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Online video industry site Tubefilter and analytics firm OpenSlate have published their latest chart of YouTube channels sorted by new subscriber additions – this time for October. No surprises for guessing...

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