Tag: digital marketing

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Facebook accidentally disables ReverbNation links

Late last week, links on the social network to ReverbNation sites stopped working abruptly. Why?
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Who’s behind YouTube sensation Greyson Chance?

Heard of Greyson Chance? It might be soon hard to avoid him. The 12 year-old is currently 'doing a Susan Boyle' - shooting to fame via YouTube. Specifically, his piano'n'vocals performance of Lady Gaga's Paparazzi at a junior...
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Dan le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip on location

The latest artist to launch a location-based digital marketing campaign is Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip, with a GPS manhunt mashed up with Google Maps, sponsored by O2....
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How to track your social media campaigns

Social media! Throw money at it! It's where all the cool kids are! Is it working for you?
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DigABand offering new online tools for indie acts

You want another DIY music startup? You got it! DigABand is aimed at artists with less than 1,000 fans, helping them to launch their own websites and link them up to social media sites including Facebook and Twitter.
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Jamie Cullum playing gig to celebrate Twitter following

Jazz artist Jamie Cullum has reached the milestone of 20,000 followers on Twitter.
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Now MySpace is promoting emerging artists

First Last.fm shone a spotlight on unsigned bands, then we7 recently introduced its own programme for emerging acts... Now MySpace Music is at it, with a newly-announced "Introducing" scheme.
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MusicMetric unveils real-time music trend-tracking service

Data, data, data. It's still a buzzword in the industry, as music firms try to harvest genuine learnings from what fans are doing and talking about online.
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Pato Pooh rocks the 8-bit era with new video

Want some viral buzz from the many big games blogs? Make a video referencing as many retro games as you can.
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YouTube to livestream U2 gig this weekend

More news on YouTube's move into live events: the site will stream a U2 gig live from Los Angeles this weekend, on the band's YouTube channel.
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John Mayer unveils augmented reality music video

US artist John Mayer has unveiled his latest web wheeze - an augmented reality video for his song Heartbreak Warfare. Fans can turn on their webcam and hold up a printed or mobile version of a special icon, which triggers...
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YouTube to host movie viewing party with added Twitter

YouTube has announced plans for an online viewing party for the film Taxi Driver, with live Twitter updates appearing below the viewing window.