We just updated your BLOG feature so that you
can add categories to posts. This helps you
organize them, and lets you visitors see similar
posts with single click. We received many
requests for this feature from members switching
from blog platforms like Wordpress.
Once you add categories, they'll appear under
individual blog posts, and in the right hand blog
A few members asked for simpler templates with a wide image area. Simple designs like this
(and others in the SIMPLE category) don't have any major design elements, so the focus is on
your header image. If you have ideas for new template styles you would like to see, post in
Not all fans will visit your website regularly. Having them sign up to your mailing list is the easiest way to keep them in the loop.
Rather than just asking for their addresses, why not give them an incentive to sign up? Here are a couple ways you could do this:
Give away a free MP3 to fans who sign up to your list This is easy to do, using the "thank you message" option in the mailing list. You can provide a link to a file directly (addresses can be found
in Design-File Manager), or direct visitors to a "thank you" page that isn't in your menu with the link on it.
Use CD giveaways to get addresses at gigs
Gigs are a great way to sign up new fans who may not have visited your site. People will do almost anything for free CDs; make them work for it by having
them sign up to your mailing list (you do have a mailing list signup at your merch table, right?).