Benefits of Websites for Musicians: An effective website is essential for any musician as it is the one place that can host all your music, photos and video’s in one place. There are many benefits of websites for musicians that are essential as it creates a platform for all musician’s social media and music content.
What are the Benefits of Websites for Musicians on Social Media?
Because promotion is all about professionalism! Record labels and promoters want to see if you are the real deal! Anyone can make a Facebook page, but the benefits of websites for musicians’ show the dedication behind the music.
This doesn’t mean social media platforms aren’t essential tools, but there are benefits of websites for musicians where they can be represented concisely with a range of pictures, videos, news and music all clearly labelled and easily navigated.
One of the main benefits of websites for musicians is to drive traffic from your social media. Social media should be engaging people to click on the link to your actual website! It’s the only place that people can get a clear snapshot of what you do and encourage them to see you live, buy your music/merchandise and get a different vibe of what you are about; music can be visual too!
Every post from Facebook, Twitter, and every gig you promote should have a link back to your website. The purpose of these social media platforms is so people can find you and go to your website to find out more!
Now you have achieved what you wanted, people are visiting a site dedicated to your act!
Benefits of Websites for Musicians syncing with Social Media
One of the most benefits of websites for musicians is to make sure the person knows they’re on the same person’s page as their social media pages. Make sure your profile pictures on all your social media including Facebook and Twitter are the same as the main picture used on your website to create a working synergy across all of your platforms. Make sure they have the url website link as prominently displayed as possible, for YouTube you may have to include the full web address to include the http://.
The same applies to colour themes and logos, you want to make sure that your style and imagery is demonstrated clearly to increase brand awareness. This all follows onto physical marketing and promotion.
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