WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO SELF-PUBLISH YOUR MUSIC ALBUM
You may be an amateur, or a professional musician, or a singer who wants to distribute his music around the world. There are two reasons to do it: become famous and rich. Yeah, selling your tracks will make you very famous and at the same time, it will let you make a serious profit. All you will need to have is a good music loved and adored by masses. You may be stuck in a situation when music is your only way to make a living. With the come of the Internet, physical music albums have significantly lost their actuality. There are millions of people who prefer downloading digital mp3 tracks. It is possible to download any song for free on the Internet. However, there are millions of people who prefer to pay for music in order to support their icons. Thus, selling your music is still very relevant and it may give you a serious financial income. You will need to have a good business strategy in order to sell your songs online.
Now, when I have already reminded you about the immortality of a music business, you are wondering about the best online resources that will let you successfully sell your music. There are loads of different websites and online services that may be helpful in your situation. I suggest you choose the most effective amongst them and concentrate your sales on that market. So what would I advise you?
Amazon is the best marketplace for selling your physical and digital goods. I am involved in this business and therefore I know what I am talking about. I have earned enough much money with Amazon and therefore I can assure you that this company is really trustworthy. There is no need to praise Amazon because it has been praised during decades by people around the world. Amazon prospers and it gives you a chance to prosper. What are the digital items that are successfully sold on Amazon? They are e-books, different games, programs and applications, and of course, music. Digital music is one of the most sold digital stuff on Amazon.
Is it easy to self-publish your music album on Amazon and what will you need to do it?
Let me give you a full answer to your questions.
There is such online service called CreateSpace. It is a branch of Amazon that lets you self-publish your books or music albums. Here are the steps you will need to fulfill in order to self-publish your digital album on Amazon:
1) Record your songs in a professional music studio
2) Have a photo session in a professional photo studio.
3) Hire someone on Fiverr to create a cover and inner appearance of your album
3) Go to www.createspace.com and register
4) Create a title of your music album on CreateSpace
5) Upload your music in required audio formats
7) Upload the cover and images for your album’s inner appearance in required formats
8) Make a description of your album
9) Set your price
10) Submit your application
After you have successfully passed all the steps and submitted your application, your album will be reviewed within 24 hours. Usually, it takes less time to be reviewed. If your music album meets all the necessary requirements, it will be approved and available for sale on Amazon. If it does not meet some of the requirements, you will need to fix your errors and submit it again. Amazon doesn’t have any strict requirements and it is 98% credible that your album will be approved.
This is the best way to self-publish you music album on the Internet. There are other resources and services which may let you publish your music album but they are not effective. Amazon is the biggest online store that sells both digital and physical products. Millions of people visit Amazon every day and spend their money there. I make my business on Amazon and therefore I know this business. You may merely waste your time on other web resources.
I wish you good luck and I hope to be able to buy your music on Amazon!
P.S. Do not forget to insert a link to your Amazon music in comments.