Commercialising content?

Some of the Mixcloud team will be speaking on panels at a couple of interesting events over the next 2 weeks. Both are related to the ripe, relevant and challenging topic of monetising content online. The first is being put on by the Radio Independents Group – a not-for-profit trade body that “represents the interests…

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Interview: Julien Mourlon of Laid Back

Photo: Kmeron on Flickr Laid Back have been championing Mixcloud for a number of months. We’ve been very impressed with their high quality content and ability to constantly get onto the Mixcloud popular page! So in the first of a series of blog posts, we caught up with Julien from Laid Back to find out…

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We like it hot!

A bit of a delayed post, but we looked at the popular list on Mixcloud a few weeks ago… and it made us smile! Great to see so much high quality content on the site – both established and up-and-coming. Thanks to all our amazing contributors. Click here to see what’s hot on Mixcloud right…

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The 25 best music websites

The Independent is one of the UK’s major national newspapers. A couple of weeks ago they wrote a great feature on “the 25 best music websites”. And we’re excited to have been included. It’s an interesting mix – a few streaming services like ourselves, We7 and of course Spotify, our good friends at live music…

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Twitface integration

“Tell it to the world!” That’s what we feel like doing when we create or discover great Cloudcasts on Mixcloud. And now we’ve made that process a little bit easier with our awesome (if we may say so!) new integration with Twitter and Facebook. Here are the 3 simple steps you need to follow to…

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Mixcloud case study: Hervé radio show to promote new album

Radio is a great medium for artists to build deeper, more personal connections with their fans. It allows them to play and talk about their influences, their own music and what’s currently hot, with engaging chat and banter. The likes of Christina Aguilera and The Eagles recently set up their own 24 hour radio stations.…

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Mixcloud is now live!

In case you haven’t noticed, Mixcloud is now live! Rez‘s enormous countdown was counting down to the magic moment of midday GMT, Monday 21st September, when we tore down the walls to the site, so to speak. At exactly midday, we put out the following tweet: Who could’ve predicted what would happen next. Thanks to…

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