Buy links will be live soon, thanks in part to those who have asked for the ability to sell your music on site.— yungcity.com (@yungcitydotcom) July 12, 2019
Staring July 15th, artists will have the option to add an #AppleMusic buy link to music and video Submissions.
Thank you for your support in our continued growth!
Advertise for your events, venues, websites, music, and mixtapes on yungcity.com. We accept flyers, cover art, and select media widgets i.e. Soundcloud or Youtube for sponsored placement. As an independent hiphop artist, promoting music is a full time job. When users visit our site they are looking for the latest in independent hiphop and urban media. We are a contributor base urban media site and we use our platform to benefit the independent urban artist.
The biggest obstacle as an independent hiphop artist when promoting your music is limited reach. Our goal and promotional practices are aimed towards giving independent artists a boost in visibility, as well as added reach. We achieve this goal using three key tools.
The first and most visible, is through web impressions. Every time your ad or media is fetched and displayed on our site that's counted as a web impression. This is done using banners and widgets, putting your content right in front of a large audience. Better placement, higher impressions.
Our second tool is social media. Social media is the biggets thing on the web today and we take full advantage . We regularly post and update our social media network keeping our followers engaged and informed about new content.
The third and most important is our ad campaigns and event sponsorships. We are very active in the promotion of our brand. Our ad campaigns include local TV/radio as well as Google and facebook. We also sponsor a wide range of events, hiphop shows to fashion and car shows. Take advantage of our free promo, or be more assertive and launch a promo campaign with sponsored placement.
Become a contributor and Upload songs or videos for free. The most important factor for an independent hiphop artist is visibility. As a contributor your content will be uploaded to yungcity.com and available to our daily stream of users.
All contributions will be considered, reviewed, and those accepted will be available within 48 hours.
Social share buttons located on all media pages can help to increase views and web impressions.
A link to your content will be posted throughout our social media networks helping our users find the newest media. Follow us below to see your content.
Sponsored placements will give your content higher visibility and more web impressions using banners and sidebar widgets. There are two types of banner placement options, Header Banners and Post Banners.
Most effective, Header banners are placed at the top right hand corner of the page, just above the navigation menu. Header Banners give you an advantage in visibility because it has the largest placement real estate and will be displayed on every page. These banners also work well in conjunction with a Sidebar placement or Post Banner.
Post Banners Are roughly half the size of Header Banners. Placement is located (only) on media pages, and placed directly under the content area on the left side of the page.
Sidebar Widgets, like Header Banners are also shown on every page and placement is located on the sidebar under our social media counter. The sidebar gives you the advantage of adding media to boost sales or downloads. In addition to media, sidebar placement is perfect for flyers and other promo material.
Diamond Header Banners + Post Banners or Sidebar
- $45 [7 Days]
- $60 [14 Days]
- $75 [21 Days]
- $90 [30 Days]
Platinum Header Banners
- $35 [7 Days]
- $45 [14 Days]
- $55 [21 Days]
- $65 [30 Days]
Gold Sidebar Widget
- $25 [7 Days]
- $35 [14 Days]
- $45 [21 Days]
- $55 [30 Days]
Silver Post Banners
- $15 [7 Days]
- $25 [14 Days]
- $35 [21 Days]
- $45 [30 Days]
Featured Mixtapes (Coming Soon)
Debut your new mixtape with the promo you need to reach new fans and untapped markets. Featured mixtapes will be displayed on the top of our front page (Home Page) for a limited time, this helps you to stand out and gives new listeners easy access to your music. All featured/sponsored mixtapes will be promoted regularly throughout our social media accounts to thousands of users for up to 30 days. Feature your project on www.yungcity.com and create the buzz and visibility needed for a more successful project.