Below is a list of suggested tools, books, and other resources we use.
Beat Selling & Marketing Website Template
The All-In-One Website Package to Sell Beats
The Music Maker theme is customizable beat selling website template that gives you the tools you need to expand your brand and make money online. Features:
• Instant beat downloads ( Charted sales reports )
• Create discounts & coupons
• Photo gallery, video gallery, blog, store, and more.
Includes 1 free domain name. 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee.
Music Marketing Graphics
Top Rated Music Equipment
We have put together list of some of the most popular music equipment you can find online.
Spend less time marketing and more time growing your business with automated follow ups and easy design tools.
Simple interface and allows you to build a email list up to 2,000 people for free.
Graphic Design, Video, and Audio
Affordable graphics for Photoshop, Templates, Textures, Vectors, Icons and more.
Royalty Free Video Files. Stock footage, motion graphics, project files.
Massive collection of sound effects, royalty free music and stock audio.
Our music posters are $20 each and include FREE shipping.
Web Analytic Tracking
- Clicky – The best website tracking tool out. It gives you live traffic results. ( Used for Hip Hop Makers )
- Google Analytics – Track website visitors.
- Site Meter – Track website visitors.
- Crazy Egg – Crazy Egg heat map lets you collect more than 88% of the data you would using a traditional eye-tracking process.
Tools I Use Everyday
- Dropbox – Dropbox lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily. Never email yourself a file again!
- Evernote – Great FREE note tracking too to track your ideas on multiple computers, or a mobile device.
- Clicky – Website traffic tracking tool.
- Google Calendar – Schedule my month.
- Teuxdeux – Task planner.
- E.ggTimer – I use this to set little times to focus. Example: Spend 30 minutes researching a topic.
- Digg Reader – Used to follow all my favorite RSS feeds.
- 4 Hour Work Week – Great ideas on how to look at how you spend your time to get the life you desire.
- The Best Year of Your Life: Dream It, Plan It, Live It
- The One Minute Millionaire – The Enlightened Way to Wealth – Great motivational book.
- Getting Real – The smarter, faster, easier way to build a successful web application
- Rework – Rework shows you a better, faster, easier way to succeed in business.
- SkillShare – SkillShare offers thousands of online courses from music to marketing to design.
- Udemy – Hundreds of paid and free online course to improve your skills.
- Tuts Plus – Video-based courses to help you learn creative and technical skills.
- WordPress – This is the software that we use to run this site. It is the quickest and easiest way to launch a web site.
- Google URL Shortener – Free URL shortener service.
- Buffer App – Simplify your social marketing routine by scheduling posts on all of your social media networks.
- Share Tally – Tally up shares, tweets, likes, and more.
- Shared Count – Track URL shares, likes, tweets, and more.
- SharesCount – Track social shares of your website. See how it’s spreading on social media.