HostBaby clients impress judges on The Voice
Huge congrats to Tonya Boyd-Cannon and Sawyer Fredericks, two HostBaby artists who successfully auditioned for The Voice earlier this year, and who are both still in the running to win the popular TV show’s vocal competition.
We wanted to give them both a shout-out here and share […]
Recently at HostBaby we were excited to see that more than a thousand musicians were using our Instagram tool to display awesome photos on their websites.
If you’re one of them, we’d love to take a look at your photo gallery! Feel free to leave a link in the comments below. If you’re not using […]
If you want bloggers and journalists to write about your music, and if you want to impress talent buyers so you can play more gigs, you need to make it easy for them to write about you or get a feel for your music by providing them with all the essentials.
A few weeks ago, […]
Get a new domain extension made just for musicians!
Do you want your website’s domain name to stand out from the pack? We’ve got the inside track on two new extensions perfect for today’s independent musician: .rocks and .band.
That’s right, you can now own yourname.rocks or yourname.band!
And through March 31, 2015, you […]
Chances are good the majority of people who come across your music will do so online. If it looks like your website hasn’t been updated in a while, people will assume you don’t take your music or your music career seriously — and they certainly won’t be sharing your content with their friends.
To make […]
You’re on a blog for a hosting service, so hopefully you don’t need any convincing about the importance of a website.
But just in case you’re one of those musicians who think that having a Facebook, Bandcamp, or ReverbNation page is the same thing as having a web presence, read THIS.
In that article, I […]
How to post new content regularly on your website or blog
Nothing says, “I don’t care and neither should you” like a prehistoric event calendar and a blog post endorsing Ross Perot’s presidential candidacy. Even die-hard fans will give up after a few visits to a stagnant website. If you want your audience to keep […]
In order to create the best possible experience for visitors, you need to make sure your website looks great and works well on mobile and tablet platforms.
At least 20% of your traffic probably comes from mobile and tablet devices. If your website doesn’t work well on mobile, you’re neglecting two out of every ten […]