Snapchat acquires social music creation and short-video sharing app Voisey

According to a recent filing, Snapchat may be taking more steps into the music industry and potentially build yet another TikTok competitor. Picked up by Business Insider, Voisey’s filing on Companies House changed their registered…

Is TikTok more popular than Instagram now?

Despite Trump’s recent efforts to banish the huge Chinese social app from the US, it’s more popular than Instagram amongst US teens. A recent study shows, perhaps unsurprisingly, that TikTok is huge amongst teenagers in…

Spotify introduce Promo Cards – shareable custom assets for your music and artist profile

Spotify’s new Promo Cards tool allows artists to easily create social media assets for your songs, albums and artist profiles to share online. Since the explosion of social media, it has allowed a relationship between…

Facebook launches Music Videos this weekend, connecting artists and fans like never before

Facebook is getting music videos this weekend so that social media users can listen to the latest from their favourite artists in their news feed and discover what their friends are listening to. Facebook has…

Resso was installed almost 3 million times in June

Sensor Tower reports social music streaming app from ByteDance (TikTok’s parent company) gets nearly 3 million installs from India in June. Despite only being publicly available in India since March 2020, Resso has managed to…

Can I add my music to Resso for free?

With RouteNote, it’s super easy and free to upload your own music to Resso, as well as many other top stores and streaming services around the world. ByteDance (parent company to TikTok) owned music streaming…

How to advertise music in Spotify – Spotify Ad Studio

Social media acts as a great free tool to promote and market your new music to your existing fans. If you’ve got a small budget and want to advertise to new potential listeners, Spotify Ad…

When is the Best Time Each Day to Post on TikTok?

TikTok is really on the rise at the moment, but when is the best time to post on TikTok each day? Above is a guideline on when to post on TikTok. However, it doesn’t take…

Ultimate music distributor in China

RouteNote is available worldwide, giving all unsigned artists and labels access to powerful distribution tools for free. Distribution Get your music on top stores and streaming services (Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, YouTube Music, Amazon Music,…

How to make money from your music in 2020

Is it possible to make a sustainable living in the current music industry without money, connections or a major label? The answer is yes. Here are some top tips to getting yourself heard in a…