Social media can be a massive distraction. But if used correctly, it’s a tool that can help you work smarter instead of just harder.

In this episode of The New Music Industry Podcast, Monica Strut answers some of the most common questions you’re likely to have about social media and how to make the most of your online presence.

Podcast Highlights:

  • 00:18 – Who is Monica Strut?
  • 00:57 – Social media reset
  • 01:51 – How to fail on YouTube
  • 03:16 – Consistency on social media
  • 04:50 – How important is Instagram?
  • 06:48 – Maintaining brand consistency on social media
  • 07:49 – Using your personal profiles to promote your music
  • 10:45 – How often can you post to social media?
  • 11:38 – How important is social media for musicians?
  • 15:40 – Working smarter not harder
  • 16:40 – Why did you start your business as an artist coach?
  • 20:55 – The issue with traditional business plan
  • 21:48 – Is it overwhelming to offer a lot of different services?
  • 27:55 – What’s the biggest challenge you’ve experienced in your business?
  • 29:13 – What has been your biggest victory?
  • 30:07 – Overcoming mental blocks
  • 31:34 – Are there any books that have had an impact on you?
  • 34:15 – Wrap up


Coming soon.

David Andrew Wiebe

Founder & CEO at The Music Entrepreneur HQ
David Andrew Wiebe has built an extensive career in songwriting, live performance, recording, session playing, production work, investing, and music instruction. In addition to helping musicians unlock their full potential, he also continues to maintain a performance schedule with Long Jon Lev and Adrenalize. If you'd like to be notified whenever the blog is updated, click here to subscribe.
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