August 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Online music analytics company Next Big Sound is expanding its focus to the written word with the creation of Next Big Book. It has also partnered with book publisher Macmillan, something that has been...

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July 26th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Deloitte has published its latest report in the UK: ‘The Digital Divide’. It explores the media consumption habits of Brits in 2014. There are plenty of music findings to get your teeth into, including...

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July 26th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spotify’s next frontier isn’t a new country – although its Japanese launch is thought to be imminent – but a new class of customer: businesses. The company has launched Spotify Business in its...

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July 21st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Once upon a time, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber were generally the stars scrapping it out whenever a social media milestone was about to be hit. Nowadays, it’s more likely to be Rihanna and Shakira. The...

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July 15th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

MTV has been talking about its latest music marketing initiative – First – which will use a mixture of traditional TV and new digital platforms to promote big albums ahead of their release. Mashable...

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July 15th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Companies advertising on Twitter will now have more metrics to judge the effectiveness of those ads. Twitter unveiled a new feature on Friday: “organic tweet analytics… an enhanced Tweet activity...

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July 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Image-focused social media service Pinterest has never made any money, but that’s about to change. After a trial of “promoted pins” the company is ready to start selling them to advertisers,...

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July 9th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Here’s a fun band/brand partnership with an emphasis on social media. Little Dragon are working with Red Bull on a campaign called ‘Ride the Nabuma Derby to Bonnaroo’. It aims to get...

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July 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Startup Soundrop made its name running virtual listening rooms for Spotify users, before expanding to include other services (Deezer and YouTube) as well as working with artists and labels on online listening...

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