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Social Media for Musicians: SoundCloud® by Simone Hiebner, Gary Hiebner

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10Building Up Time-Tagged Comments

POSSIBLY THE MOST IMPORTANT FEATURE OF SOUNDCLOUD IS THE ABILITY TO ADD COMMENTS straight onto the audio waveform at specific locations in the song. This is a great way to get direct feedback from your listeners. This feedback can help you fine-tune your songwriting and ideas for your music. Your fans can help you sift through which songs to include on your next album, and they can make comments directly on your waveform about experimental elements. Did that chorus work? Do they like that ending? Let’s dive into the comments feature and see how you can use them to your advantage.

Creating a Comment

Let’s start with how to create a comment on a SoundCloud track. Find a song you like. Listen through it and then ...

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