User Generated Content Walls

User Generated Content Walls

User generated “Photo Walls” (examples…) are a great way to engage fans and have them share their photos and stores to support an artist, cause or movement.  UGC wall applications, like this one for artist Tasha Cobbs Leonard, allow fans to upload their photo and share their “Declaration of Faith” stories in order to be […]

Twitter Radio Request Campaigns

Twitter Radio Request Campaigns

The concept around our Twitter-based radio request campaigns is to encourage and enable fans to engage radio stations and request tracks be played! Fans are asked to enter their city (or state) and are presented with a list of local stations that they can tweet to. Here are some examples of past Twitter radio request […]

Promoting Spotify Playlists: The Presave Platform

Promoting Spotify Playlists: The Presave Platform

Our Presave and Sweepstakes Platform is designed to help music labels and managers quickly and efficiently promote artists, releases and playlists using the platform’s flexible, scalable and advanced features.  One popular use of the platform is to promote and grow a label’s internal Spotify or Deezer playlist catalog. The can be done a number of […]

Promoting Voice, Phone and SMS Campaigns: Best Practices

Promoting Voice, Phone and SMS Campaigns: Best Practices

Every year we power dozens of voice campaigns, some big and some small.  Here are examples of good marketing and promotional ideas used by music artists and labels to get the word out about their voice campaigns. Little Mix (#ShoutOutToMyEx) #ShoutOutToMyEx hotline was released as part of the launch of their new single “Shout Out […]

Spotify Presaves & Sweepstakes Platform

Spotify Presaves & Sweepstakes Platform

Our Presave and sweepstakes platform, designed to enable music labels and managers to effectively launch and manage multiple presave campaigns quickly and effectively, has built-in support for Spotify, Deezer and Apple. Additionally the platform supports sweepstakes and other interactive campaigns in addition to presaves. This campaign for Ultra Records encourages fans to follow a playlist […]

Mother’s Day Is Around the Corner

Mother’s Day Is Around the Corner

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and that means apps! Holidays and special occasions such as Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and Mother’s Day tend to be a pretty busy time around the office. This year, Mother’s Day is no exception. In the past, we have powered a broad range of Mother’s Day activation including sweepstakes, e-cards, […]

Kat Dahlia: Get Well Soon Card

Kat Dahlia: Get Well Soon Card

Here is a the original draft of a Tweematic-driven “Get Well Soon Card” activation we built for Interscope artist Kat Dahlia. You can find examples of similar activations in our “Birthday Card” List. The idea behind these type of applications is simple: provide a way for fans to connect with their favorite artist around their […]

Metablocks Resources

Metablocks Resources

This is a great resources to find out more about Metablocks and what we do. The best place to start is our newsletter archive http://news.metablocks.com/archives/1-1278566890 and our “Essentials List” (Covers common types of applications) http://news.metablocks.com/lists/326-4445110695 Here are some videos of past campaigns http://news.metablocks.com/lists/376-9446670665 We also have some very popular platforms that are industry standards: PRESAVE […]

Valentine’s Day Campaigns

Valentine’s Day Campaigns

Here is a quick preview of some of the Valentine’s Day applications we have launched along the years to mark this special day, but first check out our Valentine’s Day resource list: http://news.metablocks.com/lists/12-1198674777 Samantha Jade #Always Valentine’s Day Photo Booth This application allows fans upload their photos and choose from 4 Samantha Jade photos to […]

Snapchat – Looking for a Few Good Betas!  Copy

Snapchat – Looking for a Few Good Betas! Copy

We’re currently looking for beta tools involving Snapchat! It’s been reported that 77% of college students use the app daily, but more importantly, 73% of the surveyed students said they would open a Snapchat from a brand they knew – 45% would even open a Snapchat from a brand they didn’t know. The marketing potential […]