Posts by Michael Brandvold

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What Happens When You Follow Someone Back or Click Favorite on Twitter

Fans want recognition more than anything. You know one of the easiest ways to recognize your fans? Follow them back on Twitter or Favorite one of their Tweets. Want to see what happens when ACCEPT follows one of their fans on Twitter? See what happens when you Favorite a Tweet by one of your fans? The share the excitement with their network for ...
The Music Biz Weekly Podcast

Ep. 187 A indie DIY artist talks about what worked well and what pitfalls should they have avoided.

This week’s episode #187 I am joined by indie recording artist Jason Didner. Jason and I discuss a 2-year look-back on a music brand shaped by Music Biz Weekly and other podcasts. What worked well, what advice was put into play the most, what pitfalls could he have saved himself? What advice did he apply over time to go from playing free gigs ...
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It Is a Fine Line Between Love and Hate. How Can You Avoid Pushing Your Die-hard Fans From Love to Hate?

I had been meaning to write this since I started blogging. As a long standing member of one of the largest group of die-hard fans, The KISS Army, and having managed a couple websites catering to those die-hard KISS fans I felt I had a interesting perspective from which to write. In the pyramid of fans, die-hard fans occupy the very top. They are the ...
The Music Biz Weekly Podcast

Ep. 186 Periscope & Meerkat, Live Video Streaming Discussion with Madalyn Sklar

This week’s episode #186, Live Video Streaming with Periscope & Meerkat. We Discuss with Madalyn Sklar how to best use Periscope and how to us Meerkat. Tips and tricks you need to do your first live video stream with Periscope and Meerkat. If you are interested in speaking with Michael about what he can do to assist with marketing needs message ...
The Music Biz Weekly Podcast

Ep. 185 Branding, Passion & How to Stay Ahead of Those Who Want to Find Your Faults

This week’s episode 185 Steve Jones author of How to Brand Like a Rock Start and Start You Up joins us to talk branding, passion and how to stay ahead of those who want to find your faults. If you like the podcast I ask that you visit iTunes and please Rate & Review The Music Biz Weekly podcast. Please follow us on SoundCloud. If you are ...