The Business of Entertainment Merchandising

Artists and Bands are in a unique position. They are one of the few entities that can create revenue directly from branding themselves. Very similar to professional sports teams, musical artists can sell merchandise that bears their name and likeness that will in turn create awareness and provide revenue for their brand. That brand being their name, logo & music. If you are an artist and have not started to think of yourself as a business, you seriously need to consider it. They don’t call it Music Business for nothing. It actually should be called the Business of Music. Right now you may be thinking… “oh I am small time, I can still keep it on the low end of things and just treat it as such”. Well, if you are trying to make a name for yourself, people will notice and even worse may not take notice of you. One of the first crucial steps in being taken seriously is how you handle your merchandise.

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A Brief History of Web Design

Did you know? On this date March 12th 1989.The first website in the world was hosted on a NeXT computer at CERN in a lab in the Swiss Alps. It described what the World Wide Web Project was all about, how to access it, what to use, how to further develop it and so on. It was designed – or rather programmed – by Tim Berners-Lee the inventor of the World Wide Web himself. Now at 59 and resides in London.

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