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    Today's Links: July 31, 2012

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    July 31, 2012
      

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    How Much Is Too Much? Sharing on Social Media


    Guest Post on CBC Radio 3:
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    Today's News, Links & Tips:

     


    1.) 'Tell My Friends' vs. E-junkie: Can You End Piracy By Rewarding Music Buyers?
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    2.) Social Media & Email Management For Musicians: Here's one band's approach...
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    3.) Matisyahu Creates Unique Fan Experience Utilizing Spotify's New 'Artist Apps'
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    4.) Why Now Is The Best Time To Go Into Business For Yourself
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    5.) Spotify Reveals Key User Stats, 26% Now Pay
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    6.) Facebook revamps Photos with new mosaic view and simpler UI
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    7.) Musicians, it's the last day to take advantage of this! Tunecore has a killer 50% Off Summer Sale. Get started now:
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    8.) For anyone interested in marketing through creating custom Playlists... Introducing: Custom Playlist Artwork on Rdio
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    9.) How To Stay On Top When You're Unemployed
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    10.) 4 Steps to Convert Goals into Results
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    11.) Google Docs and deep thoughts on Spotify from Zoë Keating
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    12.) 15 Top Tips to Record Like A Professional - Infographic
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    13.) Dear Permission Culture: This Is Why No One Wants To Ask For Your OK
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    14.) Music Labels Have No Plans To Share Any Money They Get From The Pirate Bay With Artists
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    15.) Transforming Your Lyrics from Poetry to Personal Truth
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    16.) Century Media Records Reverses Decision, Puts Music Back on Spotify
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    17.) You Want The Truth? For most people, music will never be your full time job. But that leaves an opportunity for YOU
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    18.) From author Tim Ferriss: How I Blog — The 21 WordPress Plugins That Keep Me Sane
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    19.) I love this post: 7 Ways to Write Epic Shit
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    20.) You Must Do The Thing You Think You Cannot Do... It's Not Going To Be Easy (but it will be worth it)
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    21.) True Art Requires Emotional Risk. Are you tapped in?
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