Creating Stories for your Brand

I’m currently back in my hometown, Istanbul. This month the cultural agenda of the city is fairly busy with contemporary art events like ‘15th Istanbul Biennial’ and ‘Contemporary Istanbul’ coincide within the same week. Istanbul Biennial is one of my favorite events in Istanbul, as it brings amazingly thought provoking modern work in display at […]

4 Effective Texting Ideas for Artists

Millennials love texting. In fact, during last week’s post, I mentioned that 77% of consumers aged 18-34 have a positive perception of brands who text. This insight by itself should lead any brand to look into SMS marketing. And as an artist, so should you! During last week’s post, I looked into ‘what not to […]

Why should you create great content for your website?

Can people find your website on Google? Before you answer that let me give you a statistic: 80% of your website traffic comes from Google searches. Yes, your website link is on your Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Snapchat and Patreon accounts, butthose only roughly account for 20% of the traffic your website gets. Let that sink in […]

Making Money on Patreon

As artists, we are lucky to live at a time with so many new tools at our disposal to help us generate revenue by simply doing what we love. Despite the widespread impression that in the age of streaming audio and video content is ‘free’, when we flip the coin there is a whole another […]

9 Tips to Improve Your Audio Recordings

Home recording is one of the most popular ways of creating content for the DIY artist today. From the songwriter’s demo to the yoga teacher’s video for the YouTube channel, you can go about so many different ways about creating your audio. These can range from in-closet vocal sessions, to professional quality voiceovers, which can […]