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August 20, 2021

How to grow your YouTube viewership from existing editorial channels

Youtube is an essential social pillar for gaming news, gameplay videos, and other longform video content in the scene. Growing the Clocked channel on Youtube (via […]
July 29, 2021
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Resources for supporting the arts in a time of crisis

In Australia, the arts industry is sorely overlooked where financial aid is concerned. Here are some places to support the arts while the industry recovers from […]
July 27, 2021

Clocked: Happy Media’s gaming channel, one year on

In just over a year, Clocked has grown from a new channel into a significant traffic source for Happy Media. In March 2020 Happy Media launched […]
July 22, 2021
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6 creative business pivots bringing a spark to the current lockdowns

As horrible an impact as lockdowns have had on businesses around Australia, our hats are off to some of these wonderfully creative ideas. A few weeks […]
July 15, 2021

Sydney Sounds: now featured on the Ableton Blog

Sydney Sounds was a unique collaboration between Happy Media and Ableton inviting six local artists to create free sample packs for Ableton Live users. Throughout the […]
July 7, 2021
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Where music and gaming collide: a 2021 snapshot

The industries of music and gaming, both gigantic in their influence, may be more closely related than you think. When Happy Media launched a dedicated gaming […]
July 1, 2021

Diversification and future proofing in uncertain times

As most of Australia once again knuckles down in a COVID-enforced lockdown, the businesses that diversified their income streams during the first wave will be the […]
June 23, 2021
Twitch and TikTok: the long and short of new media

Twitch and TikTok: the long and short of new media

With every new twist in social media comes new opportunities. Today we’re talking about two of 2021’s freshest players: TikTok and Twitch. Well, calling them ‘fresh’ […]
June 22, 2021
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Authenticity and influencer marketing in music media

In an age where advertisements are everywhere and are increasingly distrusted, it’s imperative that your marketing creates a real connection. We live in a world saturated […]