How to Sell Music

How To Sell Music

Selling Music online can be a complex and time-consuming process. But, It is essential to choose the right platforms that could bring progress in your musical career. The following is the tutorial on how to sell music.

               I have been a music producer for the past 8 years and one of the most frequent questions asked by my friends is ‘How to Sell Music?‘. There are various ways to sell your music. My musical journey was challenging but, one thing that made me commit to keep working was competing with myself. As an artist, we all have uniqueness in ourselves. Always make sure to polish this uniqueness and bring quality to your music.

There are various ways to sell your music. You can sell your music on Streaming Platforms (through Distributors), Individual Stores, or Your website. But, all of the given options have their weaknesses. i.e. Distributors often have annual subscriptions, Independent Musical Stores often have shady policies and may steal your work, and Running your website could be costly. But, there is one far better and secure way to sell music. Here, I would love to introduce: RedVilla.

               RedVilla is one of the fastest-growing digital marketplaces in the world. Today, the website has over 200k monthly visitors, 500+ potential buyers, and 1000+ musical products. To get access to this highly growing audience segment, here is an easy blog tutorial regarding how to sell music on RedVilla.

                Uploading music on RedVilla is easy and can be completed within 3 steps.

1. Create a Vendor Account

how to sell music
Go to Account Page -> Click ‘Register as Vendor’
Fill in the information -> Register
From my Account Click Register to create account

After registering, you will be redirected to the Vendor Dashboard

2. Add Product Information

Go to Products -> Add a new product
On Vendor Dashboard, Click Products -> Add New Product
  1. Make sure to click Downloadable and Virtual Boxes
  2. Upload your artwork in the preview section (The artwork must be 300×300 in size.)
  3. Add the Title of your track
  4. Fill in Price
Fill all of the information, Make sure your aspect ratio for preview is 300x300

e. Select the Right Category for your Music (if you don’t find the right category, contact us here)

Select category

f. Add essential tags

Select tags

g. Under the Downloadable Options, Click ‘Add Files’ and Click Choose file to upload your Music file

Add File -> Click Choose file and Upload your Music

h. Add an audio preview: Go to the Short Description Section and add the following code:

  1. Replace the text – Format – with the actual format of the music
  2. Replace the text – FILE_URL – with the Original Download Link (From the File URL from -> Downloadable Options)
  3. Make sure to select the pasted File URL and click the Insert link option
Copy the link and paste into our code and change format

3. Publish and Promote

  1. You can add a customizable note to your customers
  2. After filling in the information, Click ‘Save Product’ to Publish
  3. After saving the product, you can click ‘View Product’ to check the live product on RedVilla
Add Purchase Note and Save the Product to go live

Congratulation! Your music is finally live on RedVilla. The project believes in the freedoms of the creator and artists. RedVilla operates as a platform for artists and creators to showcase their digital art to new audiences. Please make sure to promote your Product Link on Social Platforms. RedVilla’s algorithm depends upon Product Reviews and Total Sales. Please feel free to contact us here for any problems.

The withdrawal process on RedVilla is very simple. The sellers can withdraw the amount within the 3 days after the sale. As of today, RedVilla takes a 10% commission per sale but, in the future, the value may change. Please make sure to create an account with RedVilla to keep you updated about RedVilla’s policy changes through emails.

The following was the blog on how to sell music online for free. Please feel free to check other tutorials and resources to increase your store visibility. Thanks for reading 🙂

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