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Fanbase Discovery & Growth Newsletter 2024.

Solid advice: just once a month.

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Fanbase Discovery & Growth Newsletter 2024.

Solid advice: just once a month.

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How To Get More Streams On Spotify in 2023: A Music Makers Guide

14 Sept 2023

With a user base exceeding 345 million, Spotify is top of the DSP pile for exposure. But how can you, as an artist, make the most of this platform? This guide aims to provide actionable steps to help you increase your Spotify streams in 2023.

Optimizing Your Profile: The First Step in Promotion

Your Spotify profile is essentially your musical resume. A well-optimized profile not only attracts but also retains fans. Make sure your profile picture is professional and your bio is engaging. Create playlists that showcase your best work and include tracks where you've been featured.

An excellent profile serves as the foundation for all your promotional strategies. It helps in drawing and retaining fans, which in turn boosts your visibility on Spotify. High visibility and engagement can lead to your tracks being featured on algorithmically generated playlists, further increasing your reach.

Service Spotlight: At Music Makers, we offer 1-2-1 consultations to help you optimize your Spotify profile. Elevate your music career with expert guidance.

Promotion Strategies: Utilizing Short-Form Video Content on Social Media

Short-form video content is the rage these days, thanks to platforms like TikTok and Instagram Reels. These platforms can serve as a funnel to your Spotify account. Create engaging, shareable videos that feature snippets of your music or behind-the-scenes looks into your creative process.

Service Spotlight: Our strategic campaign planning includes leveraging short-form video content to boost your online presence.

Collaborating with other artists or influencers can exponentially increase your reach. It's a win-win situation where both parties get to tap into each other's audiences.

Service Spotlight: Music Makers can help you identify potential collaboration opportunities and even facilitate introductions.

Organic Growth Strategy

Organic growth is all about building a community around your music. Engage with your audience through social media, reply to comments, and encourage user-generated content. Consistency is key; regular updates can keep your audience engaged and attract new listeners.

Service Spotlight: Our dedicated monthly support includes helping you build and execute an organic growth strategy tailored to your needs.

Algorithm Advice / Release Schedules

Consistency in releasing new tracks can keep your audience engaged and attract new listeners. It also improves your standing in Spotify's algorithm, making it more likely for your tracks to be featured on popular playlists.

Service Spotlight: With our high-quality video & content creation services, you'll never run out of material to release.

Getting your music featured on popular playlists can be a game-changer. Reach out to playlist curators with a compelling pitch for your music.

Service Spotlight: As part of our strategic campaign planning, we guide you through the process of reaching out to playlist curators effectively.

Increasing your Spotify streams is a marathon, not a sprint. It requires a well-thought-out strategy, consistent effort, and the right guidance. Implement these tips and watch your Spotify streams soar in 2023.

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