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How To Make A Better Audio Portfolio

Nov 15, 2018

Learning how to make a better audio portfolio might have you scouring other artists websites trying to find similarities between them that stands out. This tutorial will save you the trouble. If you want to make a better portfolio as a freelancer or as an in-house position, this...

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How To Start A Career In Game Audio

Nov 01, 2018

Knowing how to start a career in audio for games can be a hard lesson to learn, especially if you’re stuck doing free work for exposure and experience. Especially when most job openings require experience to even apply, especially at entry level!

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Equipment Needed To Start Making Music

Oct 26, 2018

The equipment you need to start making music can vary depending on what you can do live. But, not everyone can play an instrument well enough to make some music that sounds good. This post will break down some of the essentials you will need to produce music and some of the gear that can wait.

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Creative Jobs in the Audio Industry

Oct 18, 2018

Creative Jobs in the Audio Industry can be fun and exciting but you may not know much about them, let alone what they are. This article is all about the creative opportunities out there and what is generally done in each of them.

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How To Invest In Your Audio Career

Sep 27, 2018

Wondering how to invest in your audio career? And, are audio equipment sales worth it? Here’s the deal with buying software and hardware. You should probably reconsider that plugin on sale over there for 90% off. Buying plugins, sound libraries, and other gear on sale can be an extremely...

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How To Get Game Dev Experience

Sep 20, 2018

Finding out how to get game dev experience can be hard as a sound designer, composer, or as an artist in general. Many jobs that seem entry-level can actually “require” experience. There are a few ways you can improve your value and get experience without working for a company for free.

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Charging More for Audio

Sep 14, 2018

Charging more for audio as a freelancer. An intimidating move at first, but one that may spark your interest. As a freelance Composer, Sound Designer, or any contractor really, you can be charging more for the work you do.

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Best Sites to Download Free Sound Effects

Sep 10, 2018

These best websites to download free sound effects are great if you’re looking got royalty-free SFX at no cost. There are many websites out there that offer free sounds for you to download but many can be under not-so-appealing creative commons licenses. Check out these for CC0 sounds!

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Marketing Video Game Soundtracks

Nov 17, 2018

Marketing video game soundtracks is highly important and should not be underestimated. The opportunities for additional revenue and awareness for the composer and game devs are huge.

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How To Get Noticed as a Creative

Aug 15, 2018

Wondering how to get noticed as a creative? Getting people to pay attention to your creativity can be tough if you're only on one platform that's already flooded with talent. It’s a lot easier to be discovered if you have at least a presence across multiple sites and apps.

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Top 5 Audio Industry Blogs

Aug 15, 2018

Top 5 Audio Industry Blogs. The perspective coming from each blog will give you a diverse opinion on the topics they may mutually talk about. Learning about certain techniques, tips and tricks are going to be a lot easier with different sources to read from.

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