Luca Grasso

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Transparency Begins Upstream For Streaming Royalties

<i>Guest Post by Chris Castle of MusicTechPolicy</i><p>We've seen stories recently about various successes for artists in negotiations with major labels about …

50 High-Quality Free Fonts For Designers

Typography world can be overwhelming as for a few bucks, thousands of creative fonts can be downloaded in just a few minutes with some clicks but on …

10 Free Tools to Help You Design Your First App

Whether you need to create a mockup of your app idea, design an eye-catching App Store icon, or just learn the basics of iOS design, there are many …

Forbes Welcome

10 More Charts That Are Changing Content Marketing — The Content Strategist

We talk a lot about <i>data-driven content creation</i> at Contently—basically, it’s just a fancy way of saying that you measure what works, and then double …

Quartz: Global Executive Study

84% of executives are open to content from brands, as long as it's high-quality and clearly labeled.<p>74% found the last piece of sponsor content they …

You gotta read this!

Thoughts about reading and internet media use<p>Back in May Mike Hudack posted a rant about the state of the news media. The gist of it is: here we are …

News Industry

18 risorse video indispensabili per chi fa (o vuole fare) startup

Visto che il precedente post “Startup: la reading list definitiva“ è piaciuto parecchio, ho pensato di scriverne uno simile, ma incentrato sulle …

Volete creare il prossimo tormentone estivo? Vi servono 1,2 milioni

Cosa rende una canzone un tormentone estivo? Niente è lasciato al caso, sappiatelo. La costruzione di una hit è una spaventosa macchina da guerra …

The Real Problem With Streaming

Much of the debate around the sustainability of streaming has understandably focused on artist and songwriter income and transparency. It is a debate …

The Top 200 Tracks of the 1990s: 200-151

This week we're going to be counting down our list of the top 200 tracks of the 1990s. We've done a few of these decade lists on Pitchfork. Last year around this time, we ran down our 500 favorite tracks of the 2000s as part of larger project looking at the decade in a series we called P2K. In …

Streaming Music Is Ripping You Off And Here's How To Fight Back

<i>___________________________________</i><p><i>Guest post by Sharky Laguana, CEO and Founder of Bandago</i><p>If you subscribe to a subscription music service such as …

Mixing 101: Techniques for Starting the Mix Process

If you watch an experienced mixer sit down to mix, you may wonder how he decides exactly what needs to be done, and in what order to approach the …

Sell More Music & Segment

<i>This article originally appeared on the Internal Affairs blog.</i>I’ve noticed that a lot of marketing blogs completely forget to teach their readers the …

Everybody Jump

What would happen if everyone on earth stood as close to each other as they could and jumped, everyone landing on the ground at the same …

Rhode Island

Casa 2.0, i migliori gadget per rendere la tua casa "smart"

Che le nostre <b>case</b> stiano diventando delle nuove <b>opportunità</b> di <b>mercato</b> per i produttori di <b>device</b> non è più un segreto. Pensiamo per esempio a “<b>homekit</b>” …

I 25 borghi più affascinanti d'Italia da vedere almeno una volta nella vita (FOTO)

• Segui gli aggiornamenti sulla nostra pagina Facebook<p>Ricevi le storie e i migliori blog sul tuo indirizzo email, ogni giorno. La newsletter offre …

Natural Looking HDR in Photoshop and Lightroom in 5 Easy Steps

HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography was developed out of necessity to overcome limitations of photography equipment, mostly in digital cameras’ …

Cos'è la residenza digitale (e perché in Estonia contano di farci un sacco di soldi)

“Facciamo i biglietti da visita di carta solo per gli stranieri, vi piacciono così tanto…”. In effetti, dopo avermi parlato per circa un’ora di …

Amazon's latest gadget has changed the way I listen to music

I talk to Amazon's latest gadget, a WiFi speaker called the Echo, and simply request a song as if I were talking to a human DJ.<p>It blew me away the first time.<p>"Play some classic rock," I said.<p>And boom. Cream's "Sunshine of Your Love" started playing. I hate using the word "magic" when writing about …

The Future Of Podcasting

Podcasting is having a celebrity moment: Serial’s Sarah Koenig has appeared on The Colbert Report; Arnold Schwarzenegger has been on the Tim Ferriss show; and, most recently, Barack Obama visited Marc Maron’s garage to appear on his WTF podcast.<p><b>The $65 Billion Question</b><p>Beneath the headlines, …

SEO for Musicians: 3 Ways To Optimize Your Website Content

<i>Guest Post by Melanie Kealey from the Bandzoogle Blog</i><p>Let’s look at a few quick ways to update the text on your website to help it rank better in …

Four Smart Ways To Use Your Press Materials Better

<i>Guest Post by Bobby Borg, author of Music Marketing for the DIY Musician</i><p><b>1. Physical Press Kit</b><p>This involves gathering your bio, press release, cover …

Biographies

Ten questions business owners should ask about a paid social campaign

Social media advertising not only increases online visibility, but it also gathers important data to help tailor marketing strategies and tactics. Social analytics shows what posts best resonate with an audience by the number of clicks, rates of engagement, or other conversions.<p>The more social …

This was Sony Music's contract with Spotify

Over the last year the music industry has been in flux as artists, labels, and streaming services jockey over the best way to build the future of their business. Taylor Swift pulled her catalog from Spotify; Tidal launched a new platform owned by artists, not record companies; and Apple is …

Hip-Hop

Lil Skies Has The Stage Presence Of A Seasoned Rap Veteran Already<p>Aaron Williams 03.22.18 14 hours ago 3 Comments<p>A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 3 days ago<p>The Enduring Link Between Rock And Hip-Hop<p>A conversation with Daryl McDaniels …

L’Internet Archive mette online 2400 giochi DOS, gratis

Internet Archive, uno dei più grandi siti che si occupano di archiviare materiale online, dopo aver fatto felici gli appassionati di videogame …

40 profili Twitter che uno startupper non può non seguire

Se siete utenti affezionati di Twitter non potete non utilizzarlo anche per tenervi aggiornati sul mondo startup. Il social dai 140 caratteri è …