What Are The Benefits Of A Pre-order On ITunes & Google Play?

12-05-2017 / by MusicDigi

What Are The Benefits Of A Pre-order On ITunes & Google Play?

Pre-orders” do the trick. They help you start a buzz and promote your work. Pre-order campaigns are a fantastic way of giving focus and spearheading your promotional efforts. You can attach the iTunes link to things like press releases and Mail-outs, giving your fans a call to action.

When you set up a pre-order on iTunesGoogle Play, your release are available for sale in advance of your official release date. Pre-order sales count towards your iTunes chart position both during the pre-order period, as well as on your release date. So driving fans to purchase your pre-order can help you rise on iTunes charts.
 
About Pre-orders:

1. What’s a pre-order?

A pre-order is when you make your album, single or EP available for sale on iTunes, and Google Play before your official release date.

2. How do you tell your fans they can do an iTunes pre-order?

You can jump-start the buzz on your new music by sending your fans a link to iTunes where they’ll be able to pre-purchase your new release. Or they’ll see it when they check your iTunes profile.

3. What do the fans get?

They’ll preview the names of tracks and cover artwork. If you designate “Track Previews,” they can listen to 90-second samples of different songs. 

4. Should you set-up a pre-order?

Yes! it builds a buzz. Before your release date, you can start accruing money on your new music. And when you choose MusicDigi as your distributor, you keep 100% of the revenue.

5. How does it affect iTunes chart position?

Pre-order sales count towards your iTunes chart position both during the pre-order period, as well as on your release date. So driving fans to purchase your pre-order can help you rise on iTunes charts!

6. When should you set-up a pre-order?

Set up your pre-order as soon as you can—a minimum of two to three weeks before your release. The longer the lead time, the better.
 
Add a Pre-order to your new release now.
 
 

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