Take a sneak peak at Feature.fm's newest developments and how to get free exposure!
We recently sent out our monthly newsletter to our valued bandmates and wanted to share our message with the world!
You are part of the band
At Feature.fm, we truly consider you, our customers, to be part of our team. What does this mean? We believe that you are just as important to shaping Feature.fm as we are. We consider you to be our real investors. By using Feature.fm, you are providing the investment to allow us to create something amazing together that provides the best possible value back to you. Feature.fm is your company! We want you to shape the service around your needs!
We want to be completely transparent with you around the direction that we are seeking to move Feature.fm so that you know where your continued support is headed. By partnering with us now, you will be further helping to transform Feature.fm into a service that is built for you to better promote your music.
HEAR THE LATEST FEATURE.FM TOP SONGS MIX
Our mission is to help you gain exposure and airplay for your great music! Each month, we will be creating our own Feature.fm mix on 8tracks with our top performing songs. You will be able to track the plays in your analytics as organic plays!
This month was a very heavy EDM and Hip Hop month. The mix starts with a solid EDM selection before moving into Hip Hop and ultimately transitioning into Pop/Rock.
FREE EXPOSURE: WE WILL PROMOTE YOU
YOUR MUSIC CAN GAIN ADDITIONAL EXPOSURE THROUGH FEATURE.FM'S SPOTIFY AND YOUTUBE PROFILES
Our new Spotify Profile and YouTube Channel were created to give your music additional airplay exposure where your music already lives. Visit our pages and subscribe to hear the great music that is hosted by Feature.fm.
Want to be included on these pages? Create a campaign to promote your music!
ALWAYS IMPROVING WITH YOUR HELP
COOL FEATURES ADDED IN SEPTEMBER
We've recently added a ton of cool new features and have even more coming your way. Here are some of the new features that have been added over the past month:
- New featured songs design on 8tracks: The design of your featured song play is now more native on 8tracks and designed to encourage higher social engagement
- More optimization for commerce & YouTube: Include commerce buttons for fans to buy your music and a YouTube subscribe button for fans to stay connected to your videos
- New song page: Our newly designed song page looks beautiful and encourages further engagement with your music. To view it, simply copy and paste the share link into your browser
- Embed your songs: Embed your song with the video player anywhere you'd like and track the plays in your analytics
- Affiliate program: Have a music service? You can earn real revenue by becoming an affiliate and letting more up and coming artists know about Feature.fm
- MP3 metadata recognition: When you upload a song, Feature.fm will recognize your song details from the metadata and populate fields for you
- General updates and improvements: To the site and service
TOP COOL FEATURES COMING YOUR WAY
Our tech team is best in class! We are consistently adding new features to provide you with the best possible service:
- More, free promotional options: In addition to your new song page and embed options, you will have a whole new set of free options to help promote your song further. Customize pages and widgets through Feature.fm to share across your artist pages and track plays in your analytics
- Previews of your featured songs: When you create a campaign, see exactly what your featured song will look like with your content
- Additional placement for featured songs: Want more exposure? Include your songs as sponsored content within search, discovery, and browse pages in streaming services and as recommended songs on music websites
- More optimization options: You now have commerce and YouTube optimization. Get ready for a lot more options for how you want people to engage with your songs
- Consistent web and service updates
STAY SMART BY KEEPING INFORMED THROUGH THE FEATURE.FM BLOG
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WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU
YOU ARE PART OF THE BAND
We’re in this band together and we want to customize Feature.fm specifically for your needs! Please let us know if there are any features you would like to see added, changed, or deleted and we’ll start working on it. Consider us your friends. You can reach out to us any time with questions or to drop a note.