|About the Book|
Music Success in Nine Weeks is a guide for musicians to define their brand, grow their fan-base, earn more income, and achieve success in the digital environment, whether they are new to the industry or longtime artists. Music Success in Nine WeeksMoreMusic Success in Nine Weeks is a guide for musicians to define their brand, grow their fan-base, earn more income, and achieve success in the digital environment, whether they are new to the industry or longtime artists. Music Success in Nine Weeks provides the missing manual for musicians trying to make sense of the social media revolution and explains step-by-step how to create a profitable and sustainable business from their music. Just released in its second edition, the book can easily be deemed the “what to do next” bible for both new and established artists. Structured like a workbook, with room for exercises and notes, the book takes all of the guesswork out of where to start and how to achieve success as a musician in today’s world.Taking a music product to the existing marketplace can be a baffling process for the novitiate, and Music Success in Nine Weeks demystifies topics such as how to capture and engage a fan base using Twitter, Facebook, and other sites in ways that make the artist stand out from the pack and does not overwhelm the artist in the process.Week by week, step by step, this book teaches you how to get clear on your goals and stay focused on what really matters so your PR/marketing efforts are effective and stress-free. The book explains the secret to turning your audience into ravenous fans who can’t wait to buy and promote everything you have to offer. Music Success in Nine Weeks offers simple, anyone-can-do-it online strategy guaranteed to perk up your income while building your audience and explains why the Internet and social media are your best friends when it comes to building your fan-base and selling more music. When you know what your fans really want so you can give it to them... and in turn receive extra income from each fan. Learn how to strengthen and grow your online presence quickly and effectively (so you show up on Google) along with using the top 3 social networking sites (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube) as part of your crucial Social Media outreach. The book provides steps on using the digital social arena and effectively managing your sites in a few minutes a day. This section in the book corresponds with advice on how to network in person and perfect your pitch by knowing what to do and say, giving you confidence, new fans, and the gigs you want to play. But music ain’t everything! (And, sadly just selling music in this climate won’t make you rich), but the book details how to create and sell other products to your fans... so you make more money.Reading Hyatt’s Music Success in Nine Weeks is like sitting down with your own personal and trusted advisor, telling you exactly what you need to do, why, and how – weekly. And, as a reader, you can even tap into the book’s online support forum called the CYBER PR® Mastermind where you can get help and feedback from fellow readers and peers.The ultimate goal for Music Success in Nine Weeks is for you to have the skills and know-how to systemize your PR/Publicity program and product selling to get you the income you need so you have more time and energy for creating, rehearsing, and performing music!