Our mission is to help artists connect with their fans, and we know that social media is a huge part of building those connections. That’s why we focus on building tools Promo card Which helps make the connection between Spotify and social media seamless and functional, along with a few other Nifty features available to our Spotify for Artists community, including integration with Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat. You can unveil a new song, celebrate the anniversary of an album, or share a personally created playlist with just a few clicks and your listenership can be greatly increased.
Of course, for beginners, you can always share your music on platforms like SMS, Messenger, Twitter, WhatsApp, or email via a link. Just go to your profile, track, playlist or album; Click on “Three Points” (…); And tap Share, and copy the link.
Beyond a link, though, we’ve expanded our sharing options to provide a smoother, more eye-catching experience with Instagram Stories, Facebook Stories, Snapchat and more. Seven effective ways to share your music in one moment on Spotify.
Sharing on Instagram stories
Gone are the days of screenshots. Special integration with Spotify Instagram story Allows you to share content to your IG store with a clickable link that leads your followers directly to Spotify. To do this, go to any track, album, playlist or artist profile in the Spotify app; Open the Share menu (again, by tapping the “…” button); And click on Instagram stories. This will create a new story that will show the artwork of your content as a “sticker”. Here, you can embellish it with doodles, captions, or any other eye-catching add-on, then post your story. Once it’s live, viewers will see the “Play in Spotify” option in the top left corner of their screen. With this link, both IG and Spotify are more likely to engage with you as fans and followers gain instant access to your music.
The story of Facebook
Shared on Facebook Store
There is a similar integration with Spotify The story of Facebook, But with an added audio bonus when sharing a track. Just go to the song you want to share on Spotify, tap Share, select the Facebook story, customize your story and publish it to your newsfeed. Anyone who sees your story will hear a 15-second preview of the song you shared. They could then hit “Play on Spotify” to hear the whole track. If they like what they hear, they will probably dig deeper into your profile to discover more of your music. So far, previews only play on tracks, but you can still share albums, playlists and profiles in FB Stories with direct links to Spotify. (Note: This integration currently only works on Facebook profiles, not pages.)
Sharing on Snapchat
Music is being shared Snapchat Just as fast and easy. Click on the Snapchat option from the Share menu of any song, album or playlist. A new snap will automatically display the full album art. Edit it as you see fit and then send your snap. While watching, your friends and followers can swipe up to open Spotify and start playing your shared music.
Scanned Spotify Code
Sharing with scannable Spotify codes
Spotify code Provide a sharing experience that acts quickly as a snap on a photo, i.e.. Like QR codes, Spotify codes are scannable both digitally and in real life. You can grab a Spotify code (which looks like a sound wave beneath the artwork of the content) from any profile, song, album or playlist in the app. Click the “Three Dots” button, then tap the code in the album art and press “Save to Photo”. From here, you can share the image online or get as much of your creativity with it as you can: for example, consider printing flyers, posters, stickers, or even T-shirts with your new album code. To scan the Spotify code, fans just need to open the Spotify app, search, tap the camera icon, and point the camera at the code, which will take them directly to your content.
Sharing with promo cards
Promote your artist profile, your songs, your albums, or any of our popular playlists via promo cards that can be shared on social media. You can create these easily customizable graphic resources Site -Available in English, Spanish, Portuguese and German -Where no login is required. Once you have created and customized your promo card, you can download the resource in three forms to upload to any social media platform or use the generated short link that points to the custom card and re-direct to your album, song or profile.
Share your canvas on Instagram stories
Sharing your canvas on Instagram stories
Canvas Allows artists to add a visual loop of three to eight seconds from any track, giving your music a whole new dimension. This is a great way to get extra attention for a new release or to arouse interest in an old song. So far, artists using canvas have seen a 200% increase in track share and, in general, increased engagement in Spotify Stream and View. Per Include your new looped artwork In IG Storage, go to the Spotify app and click “Share” the featured track on your canvas. Once it goes live instead of a static image, you will have a loop in the background of your story. Like any Spotify-generated post in IG Storage, there will be a clickable “Play on Spotify” link displayed in the upper left corner of the screen. With it, the audience will be able to share it too!
Get unique links to personalized editorial playlists
Sharing personalized editorial playlists
Spotify’s Personalized editorial playlist Give the artists more exposure and more of what the audience wants. These playlists feature tracks selected by our editors, but the order is tailored to each individual’s taste. This means everyone will see a different version of the same playlist. That said, the unique links in these playlists can be used for your convenience as they keep your featured track from clicking on the link at spot 1. To find your unique links, go to the Spotify app for artists, click the Music tab, go to any individual track page, and then tap the Playlist tab. This page will show you any playlists that have been added tracks in the last seven days under “Add Recent Playlists”. For any personalized playlist of your track, you will have the option to “copy unique links”. You can then share this link on any social-media platform and anyone who clicks on it will see your song at the top of the playlist for 24 hours.
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