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It’s long been acknowledged that social media is more for sharing—important for top-of-funnel brand awareness and engagement—than selling. And keeping with that trend, social media did not drive very many sales this Thanksgiving holiday shopping weekend. Custora reported that social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest, was responsible for only 1.7% of sales. MORE >>
The radio dial is an auditory candy story for listeners—providing everything from the velvety sounds of smooth jazz to the sugary sweet beat of pop. And more than 90% of Americans over 12 years old use the radio each week, according to Nielsen’s most recent Audio Today Report. And in addition to commercial radio options, just about every market includes the eclectic programming of public radio, with its mix of news updates, informative programming, music from around the globe and culturally-themed segments. MORE >>
On behalf of the entire Music Biz staff, we would like to thank you for a great 2014! We are happy to have worked alongside of you and your teams to continue the conversations that will shake the music industry of tomorrow. May the joy of the holiday season be with you and your families throughout all of 2015! MORE >>
Music Biz President James Donio talks the growth of streaming, YouTube Music Key, Taylor Swift, Billboard, the future of the music business and more in Hypebot's Year-End Virtual Panel! Read more here! MORE >>