Getting engagement might require a bit more hard work for independent artists. But with the proper use of Spotify music promotion tips, you can quickly gain popularity.
Are you an emerging artist? Willing to thrive on Spotify? If yes, then this is the blog that will help you immensely. Whether you are at the beginning of your career or making it to the top gradually, these tips and tricks are truly beneficial for every music artist. First, understand nothing can happen overnight everything requires time and patience. Here are 10 options and marketing aspects that can make your profile updated and fascinating:
- Power of Playlists
On Spotify playlists are the fastest and the easiest way to bring attention. You can also take it as the foundation of your Spotify music promotion. On this profound foundation, you can build your career with a lot more variable options. Spotify offers you three sorts of playlist options:
- Editor’s Playlist
- Third-party Curator Playlists
- Personal Playlists
With these options in place, you can get to witness the growth of your music. Each playlist offers a different self-life for the song, while you are placing your track in any of these playlists you need to check the duration and how many people are regular listeners to these playlists.
- Community Engagement
Social media allows you to build a community, based on your private and social networks you need to build a solid community. Here are some options that will help you to understand the entire process.
- Go for Social Media Promotions
- Respond to messages
- Reply to comments
- Engage in conversations
- Celebrate your smallest achievement with everyone
This is a great way to include your daily activities in sort of a promotional way. Making sure that you reach out to your fan base will keep them loyal and gravitate to your work. Simple gestures like acknowledging their thoughts or wishing them on their birthdays mustn’t take a lot of time but it surely can be generous for them.
- Keep your Profile Updated
To make sure that you can get all the eyes to your releases you need to make your Spotify profile updated. There are very few aspects that will need your regular attention which are:
- Your Spotify profile photo
- Cover photo
- Artist bio
These are a few things that will require minute notice. Apart from these you also need to add proper information on the track you are releasing. You also have to keep an eye out for other aspects like lyrics and links.
- Links Your Events With Spotify
Adding your other profile links to your Spotify will increase your visibility. Along with that, you can also link your event to your Spotify account as well. This is one of the underrated ways to increase your popularity. From tours to live shows you can add that ‘On tour’ option to keep your listeners updated for this state. Whenever you are uploading something on other platforms make sure to link it with your Spotify Page. You can also publish your live shows once you record them completely.
- Publish Your Lyrics
(And synchronize them with the song)
This is another great way to keep your fans engaged with your releases. Adding your lyrics and synchronizing them with your song will make it more engaging for an avid music lover. And by adding lyrics you can also invite audiences across the globe to your releases. There are various options that you can use to upload and synchronize your lyrics with your Spotify release.
- Add Canvas Videos
Along with lyrics, you can also add Canvas Videos with your releases. You can also synchronize this video with your song. But there are three rules that you need to know. The rules are:
- The file must have a 9:16 aspect ratio
- Only MP4 formats (or JPEG if uploading a static image) are acceptable
- The video clip must remain between 3 and 8 seconds long
You can enhance the experience of your music with this option. There are many other ways to bring more attention to your music, and this is one of the most underrated ones.
- Understand the Algorithm
Spotify uses a certain algorithm that helps artists to get recognized. The more times your track has been played, added to several playlists and shared will increase the amount of data the song has. And it can get pushed to new listeners for the better. So while you make your track, keep the most entertaining or catchy part for the first 30 seconds.
- Maintain Regularity
While you upload your tracks, keep regularity. It is hard to offer new songs every week or month. But you can release a “live version” or a “re-edited version” of your previous releases.
A talented music artist has a long way to go, and with these promotional aspects to boost their initial days, they can run thousands of miles in weeks. These are some of the best ways to bring more attention to your music career. Maintaining regularity and being updated can help you more than you can imagine.