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Alicia Keys Tells Us The Secret To Writing Great Lyrics - LINER NOTES

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Alicia Keys sat down to take part in our songwriter profile video interview series LINER NOTES. In the interview, the pop superstar tells us how she draws inspiration for her best songs, how the meaning of her songs and lyrics evolve over time, and the satisfaction she gets from her songs having different significance to people all around the world.

10 Lyric Writing Tips for Beginners

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10 Lyric Writing Tips for Beginners

Career Advice For Independent Musicians

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Career Advice For Independent Musicians

Open Mic Night: Tips For Musicians

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Ali shares practical tips on how to prepare for Open Mic nights for musicians. This video is aimed at Beginner Level musicians.



Indie Music Marketing: How to Get More Music Exposure & Sales on Youtube

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Indie Music Marketing: How to Get More Music Exposure

12 Branding Tips for Musicians with Brand Expert Glen Campbell

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In this interview Brand Expert Glen Campbell gives us insights and 12 Branding Tips and some compelling reasons why Musicians and Bands need to become their own Brand.

Glen covers:

0:22 - 1. What Branding is and what it is not.

2:22 - 2. Bands have to think of themselves as a business with a commercial model.

3:00 - 3. Musicians need to take Control of their destinies.

3:15 - 4. They have to be Sustainable, Powerful and Enduring.

3:40 - 5. They must have and know what their Point Of Difference is.

4:15 - 6. They must know who their Fans are and know how to communicate with them.

4:26 - 7. Musicians and bands must know their competitors.

5:00 - 8. What is your Vision?

5:12 - 9. What is your goal?

5:23 - 10. What is your Core Purpose?

6:20 - 11. What are your Values? Individually and as a band.

6:40 - 12. What is your Image?

7:24 - Conclusion

YouTube For Musicians: Social Media House Part 5

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This is part 5 of Cyber PR's 9 week online course, which is being offered for free for musicians, music industry professionals and anyone interested in supporting artists. In part five I will be teaching you how to have amass fans and attention on the 2nd largest search engine in the world. Check out the accompanying blog post HERE (http://bit.ly/SMH_Week5), and download your Action Sheets HERE (http://bit.ly/SMH_Action5).

More than one billion unique users visit YouTube every month, viewing more than four billion hours of video. Every single day, nearly twelve years of content is uploaded (in the video I say 8 years and this has changed!)

YouTube is also the second largest online search engine (after Google). Back in 2006, Google bought YouTube for $1.65 billion. So, YouTube now operates as a subsidiary of Google, therefore YouTube videos appear high in Google search results.

YouTube is an interactive social network just like all the others. It’s an important site to include …