Merchandise is the key to optimizing your sales and getting your band noticed when you're playing local venues. Having physical copies of your music gives you the ability to promote your band before appearances, and you can make more money on gig night if you've got CDs and t-shirts to sell while everyone is still amped up from the performance and wants a little memento from the evening.

You don't need to have any design skills to create your merchandise, and you can get the ball rolling from the comfort of your own home. 

Hire a Great Artist

Submit your proposal to a graphics platform like 99 designs. You need to give a description of the kind of design that you're looking for and then artists from all over the world will produce designs for you. Next, you give some feedback, look over any revised artwork, then pick the design that you like the best.

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The age of the Internet has meant an explosion of both new media to consume and new ways to consume it. There are more avenues for getting quality content delivered directly to you than ever before. It can be just as overwhelming to pick which service to use for streaming, downloading, or buying digital content as it is choosing which movie to actually watch!

Unfortunately, with the advent of all this new technology, there are of course some limits that have been enforced and placed in the way of consumers looking to enjoy content from a number of different countries and global regions.

To break it down quickly...

There are different contracts between distribution companies (like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and other streaming services around the globe) and the companies that hold the rights to movies the public would be interested in seeing. For example, when the American Netflix DNS buys the rights to stream a movie in America, another company in a different part of the world may hold the rights to distributing or streaming that same movie for their region.

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When we watch a movie, it can often be easy to take for granted the quality of the filming and the huge amounts of effort that goes into producing every scene.

Ultimately, no matter what film we’re watching, from small, independent film companies to blockbuster productions like James Bond and heart-throb movies, like Bridget Jones’ Baby, the level of detail that goes into the capturing of each scene is extremely significant and intricate.

One of the huge considerations in every scene of a movie, is where the scene will be situated, and where the filming location will be. 

Take a look at the following 5 factors to consider when choosing a film location:

The Country

It is, first of all, important to think about what type of scene is being shot and the country where the scene is, or could be set.

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The year is starting to draw near to a close and with the movie business grossing over $7,000,000,000 is the US alone this year there have been some blockbusters in the cinema.

From 80s remakes and action films, to comic book sequels and family movies, hundreds of movies have reached our screens this year.  So let’s have a look at a few of the biggest blockbuster movies released in 2016:

Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice

Released in March and grossing more than $800 million worldwide from a budget less than one-third of that amount, Batman vs Superman Dawn of Justice proved to be a hit.  The sequel to the 2013 Man of Steel, the story is based around the world’s struggle to accept Superman as their true hero.  Some people consider him nothing more than a vigilante and even warn the world of how dangerous he really is.

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