These new tools include badges that viewers can purchase, similar to Twitch bits. Instagram is also introducing IGTV ads that split the revenue with creators. Both features are currently in the testing phase and are not available to everyone.
SoundCloud have just launched their own radio to broadcast their favourite songs and artist on their Repost engine to listeners around the world.
One of the most successful podcasts to date, the Joe Rogan Experience is making a new home at Spotify, thanks to an exclusive $100 million deal which could have huge implications for the rest of the entertainment industry.
Word of mouth always has been, and still is the most trusted form of promotion available, regardless of whether it’s in-person or online.
There’s an affliction that affects a lot of us composers, music producers and musicians: buying more gear.