I hear this topic come up a lot in this niche. Everybody wants’ to know the best place to sell their beats when their just getting started online. This decision will be completely up to you when it comes down to it, but I will do my best to try to steer you in the best direction that I can. I have already wrote about SoundClick.com & MyFlashStore.net in previous articles on this blog, so check them out to when you get a chance.
How To Build Relationships Online Selling Beats: Something you must do when preparing to start selling beats online is learn how to build relationships with potential clients. One of the best ways to do this is through social media. Twitter I find is one of the top places if not the top place to build relationships with potential customers who will buy your beats. In this article I’m going to give you all the techniques I use to build relationships on twitter and tell you exactly why they work.
Where Should You Advertise Your Beats Online: I’ve been asked this question a lot lately. Producers want to know the best place to advertise their beats so they can increase their sales. To be honest I think there is a lot of places a producer can advertise their beats. So I’ve decided to write this article focusing on nothing but all the places I recommend you get some ads on to help boost your beat sales.
One important tool you should include to your beat selling strategy is email marketing. Email marketing software allows you to keep in touch with customers and potential customers. The customer/visitor will opt-in to your email list when they come to your site/blog giving their email address in exchange for something in return. What you could then do is send them news letters or offers that you have specifically for the customer. The customer then see’s the offer or reads the news letter, finds out about your product, and comes to your blog/site to makes a purchase.
It’s time to get you a customized Soundclick.com page. Here are some ways you can get this done. You can get this completely outsourced by someone who knows how to do graphic designs. This technique I recommend highly, because it’s quick and it can be done pretty cheap. You can easily get this done on sites like Elance.com. On Elance.com they allow you to make a posting for a job, give a description about how you want it and enter a budget on how much you want to spend.