Tag: digital marketing

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Tests claim TweetDeck is the best desktop Twitter client

If you're managing a bunch of Twitter feeds for your company or artists, you'll be needing a desktop application to help.
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Echo clients left in limbo after shutdown

Ticketmaster's decision to close its Echomusic digital marketing subsidiary could leave as many as 200 artists in the lurch, according to a report on String Theory Media's blog.
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PIAS reveals Placebo digital marketing success

Placebo are riding high in charts around Europe, following the release of their sixth studio album Battle For The Sun.
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What you need to know about Google Wave extensions

We've written about Google Wave a couple of times recently: it's Google's next big thing, mashing up email, messaging, chat, social networking, collaborative working and other technologies.
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Unboxing the premium album boxes

Quote of the day: "If you're thinking that your band is not ''big enough'' to start charging fans a premium, then maybe your not thinking enough out of the box about what you'd put into your deluxe box to make it worth buying".
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Travis Barker and DJ-AM launch Twitter mixtape giveaway

Here's more evidence to support our view that Twitter in itself isn't a revolution in music marketing in itself - but just a tool for clever artists and labels to make the most of.
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Call Katy Perry and tell her how your day went

Forget social media and iPhone apps and Flash games and all the other new-fangled digital marketing channels. Katy Perry wants fans to pick up the phone and give her a call.
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Asher Roth gets an iPhone app

Asher Roth is the latest artist to get his own iPhone app - in this case, from EpicTilt, a firm that's worked with the likes of Lil Wayne, Lady Gaga and Akon in the past.
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Smashing Pumpkins launching $40 subscription service

The latest band to go direct to fans is the Smashing Pumpkins, with mainman Billy Corgan launching a 12-week $40 subscription service for "access to various media updates detailing the creative process within the studio"...
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Amazon nabs exclusive Bob Dylan video

Bob Dylan is certainly spreading the digital love around for his new album.
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How Facebook memes work

How does stuff spread virally on Facebook?
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Nickelback to get Bluetooth marketing boost

This is how you remind me... that I can download a free video! The technology required for Bluetooth-based proximity marketing has been around for a while now, but is still seen as something of a novelty.