HOW TO KNOW IF PAYING FOR MUSIC PROMOTION IS WORTH IT

If youre going to work with a music promotion service, there are some key questions you should ask before you pull the trigger.

1. Whats the services track record? Any service worth considering has a good reputation and are generally considered to be worth the money. But, thats only part of the equation. If youre looking for a service, make sure they have a track record of success stories. What kind of numbers are they putting up? What kind of clients do they work with? How have they helped them?

2. How long have they been in business? There are a lot of new indie music promotion services that have jumped on the scene and promise the world. At the end of the day, theyre generally not worth it. A good indie promotion service is going to have been around for at least a few years, and ideally, much longer. Theyve had time to build up their reputation and get results.

3. How many people are they working with? Its one thing to work with a ton of people and have a lot of clients. Its another thing to work with a small group of clients and actually get results. If youre looking for a music promotion service, make sure theyre working with a smaller group of artists. They should be able to give you the time and attention youre looking for.

4. Whats included in their service? A lot of indie music promotion services offer a lot of layers. Take a look at their website. Do they offer social media promotion? Content creation? Targeted emails? If so, what kind? Some services offer a lot of different tiers and levels of services. Some are looking to get you hooked to a monthly membership, which is not a good thing. Youre just looking for help promoting your song. Theres a difference between getting the ball rolling and getting your song heard.


WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT FROM AN INDIE MUSIC PROMOTION SERVICE

This is something thats easy to forget. When youre looking for a music promotion service, youve got to be clear on what youre looking for. There are a lot of indie music promotion services out there. Heres a quick rundown of what you should expect from a music promo service.

1. A plan The best music promotion services are going to have a plan. Theyre going to have a plan for how theyre going to promote your song. Whats their strategy? What channels are they going to use? How are they going to get your song in front of people?


2. A timeline Planning is great, but you also need to have a timeline. You need to know that theyre going to get your song out in a certain amount of time.

3. Results At the end of the day, the music promotion service you choose needs to give you results. A good promotion service is going to be able to show you the numbers and the hard numbers.

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