If you're getting to the point where you want to take things to the next level with your music career, developing a solid website is key but, as a musician, chances are musical ability and songwriting are more in your wheelhouse than website construction. Fear not, here we look at a comprehensive checklist for creating the ideal band website.
In this recent post to MusicThinkTank, Melanie Kealey provides the ultimate complete checklist for creating an effective artist website.
"▢ Add an email signup to build your mailing list
Add it to your Homepage, and your Contact page. Make sure to collect those emails as a concrete way to reach people with your newsletters.
▢ Customize your design with colors and fonts
Now that your content is in place, pick a few colors that coordinate with your main image. Use those for your text, buttons, and links. Look at your font choice; make sure the content is easy to read, and the titles stand out. Add section backgrounds to separate content for a sleek, modern look."