Targeting audience that are already attracted to you

I make music. I was originally making music for music artists, but somehow YouTubers kept coming to me. So, during the process, I accidentally found the group of people who were interested in my music. So then, I started targeting video creators. But it’s not like I changed my music style for them. I kept… Continue reading Targeting audience that are already attracted to you

Radio on Spotify

Finally, Spotify generated a radio on my profile page. Genx Beats Radio https://t.co/JU343STagu — Genx Beats (@genxbeats) March 5, 2021 Also, Spotify finally created that “Fans Also Like” link. I’m glad it finally happened.

Selling merch as a beatmaker

I’ve created an account on Printful, and connected my Printful account to my BeatStars Pro Page. Now I am able to sell merch like hoodies, T-shirts, hat, mug, etc directly from my BeatStars pro page. Also, I’ve recently started Patreon and I realized that Patreon also allows me to distribute merch too, so I have… Continue reading Selling merch as a beatmaker

I’ve joined Patreon! Join me on Patreon!

I’ve joined Patreon. Join me on Patreon! Here is my page. https://www.patreon.com/genxbeats There are three tiers, Basic, Premium, and Super. The Basic tier allows you to download my music in mp3. The Premium tier allows you to download my music in mp3, and use the downloaded music on your YouTube videos and monetize your videos… Continue reading I’ve joined Patreon! Join me on Patreon!

Making beats: Should I focus on quantity or quality?

Today, I’m going to talk about what I think about quantity vs quality when making beats. To say the conclusion first, I believe quality is the most important, BUT it can only be achieved by quantity (creating a lot of beats and practicing), so after all, quantity becomes the most important factor, in my opinion.… Continue reading Making beats: Should I focus on quantity or quality?

Using Audius to showcase your beats

Along with BeatStars distribution and uploading to YouTube and LBRY/Odysee, I use another platform to showcase my beats. That is Audius. It’s a fast growing Blockchain-based SoundCloud and Spotify alternative. My Audius page is here. At this time, there seems to be no monetizing option for music artists, but supposedly it is rolling out soon.… Continue reading Using Audius to showcase your beats

Setting up multiple links for your social media link

Today, I will tell you how to create multiple links for your social media link. Use linktr.ee. Look at my linktr.ee page for example. https://linktr.ee/genxbeats On one page, you can set up multiple links, such as to your beat store, Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, etc. Use linktr.ee link as your link to show on… Continue reading Setting up multiple links for your social media link

What do I use to create artworks on a computer?

Previously, I have written about how I create my artwork on my iPhone. Today, I am going to write how I create my artwork on a computer. I don’t use any fancy apps like Adobe or anything like that. Instead, I use the shutterstock editor. It’s an free browser-based editor within the shutterstock service. You… Continue reading What do I use to create artworks on a computer?

Stocking your catalog with beats

At one time of my life, there was a time when I thought uploading beats doesn’t help anyone. So I kept my beats stocked on my hard drive. Until…I realized one thing. That is, Youtubers make youtube videos, bloggers write blog articles, and beatmakers make beats. So beatmakers make beats. Right? Obviously. So it is… Continue reading Stocking your catalog with beats