50 Kick-Ass Websites You Need to Know About It's time to update the entries in your browser's links toolbar. But with recent estimates putting the size of the internet at well more than 100 million distinct websites, it's getting harder and harder to get a handle on all the great stuff that's out there. That's why we've compiled this list. And unlike some lists you may have seen, which try to name the very "best" websites, but end up just telling you a lot of stuff you already know, we've chosen instead to highlight 50 of our favorite sites that fly under most people's radar. Think of it as the Maximum PC blog roll (remember those?).
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The Story of Audio Network The Beginning We’re often asked how Audio Network started. The idea was always very different from the traditional music library approach and starting a catalogue of new music from scratch requires a great deal of work, trust, dedication and belief. We have always been incredibly lucky to have a hugely loyal and talented group of people around us who have committed themselves to the idea and been passionate about building the best and most diverse catalogue of production music in the world. The story began in the summer of '99 when our founders, Robert Hurst and Andrew Sunnucks came up with the concept for a music company that made it easy and simple to license high quality Music for Films & TV. Up until then, the complexity of pre-existing agreements and contracts with composers and agents around the world had meant that clearing music had long been one of the most difficult parts of the production process for TV and Film producers.
8 Great YouTube Channels for Music News As we well know by now, YouTube isn't only about cats running into mirrors and hyperactive video bloggers. There's also a lot of great music-related content yonder. We've combed through YouTube to find a selection of channels boasting music news and videos that will appeal to a spectrum of fans; from those who like hip-hop to those who prefer punk, and a goodly selection of genres in between. And, bonus, there's hardly a hyperactive video blogger in site.
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10 Key SEO Strategies Every Facebook Page Owner Should Know Facebook Pages are increasingly becoming a “second home page” for businesses online. And while more and more Page owners are learning how to become expert Facebook marketers, Facebook has recently created many new opportunities for Pages to get more traffic through the tried and true methods of – you guessed it – search engine optimization (SEO). While Facebook’s “viral channels” – the News Feed, invitations, and messages – play a central role in the spread of content through Facebook, employing important SEO tactics within your Facebook Page can help your Page reach more and more Facebook fans. While viral distribution can help you reach people your fans are directly connected to, search engine optimization exposes your Facebook Page to Facebook’s entire userbase.
Vinyl Pressing FAQ's and pricing information PRICING QUESTIONS: Download our Price Card or contact us at (800) 295-0171 or firstname.lastname@example.org. WHAT VINYL FORMATS DO YOU PRESS? Currently, we are pressing 7″ and 12″ vinyl, in color and black. Our 7″ averages 40+ grams (just in case 7″ weight is your thing). Our standard 12″ weight averages between 140 and 150 grams, so it is heavy and aesthetically pleasing. We also press 180 gram LPs, which actually average closer to 190 grams for most recordings (not that weight affects sound to a measurable degree on most playback systems). Music Store Audiosocket Audiosocket is a music, media and technology company that delivers today's hot, up and coming talent to the marketplace. We have 33,000 songs in our catalog that come from more than 1900 emerging bands, composers and record labels from around the world. We're a next-generation content provider that thrives at the intersection of music and technology.