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Raising Wedding DJ rates in small town
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Mobile DJ Tips | How To Raise Your Rates In Smaller Markets From DJNTV (Video)

Watch The Video Below | How To Raise Your Rates For Small Town Weddings From DJNTV Being in a smaller market doesn't necessarily mean you need to keep your Wedding DJ rates low. John Young and Brian S Redd of DJNTV discussed during their…
Selling DJ Packages
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DJ Tips | Why Selling Two Vastly Different Packages May Be A Bad Idea (Video)

Last weeks  "Tuesday Tips with John Young" on DJNTV John explained how selling two DJ packages at vastly different price points can be a bad business move. "Having two different packages that are so completely different            …
Cocktail And Dinner Music For DJs
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(Video) Your Dinner Music Sucks, DJ! Try These Tracks...

Dinner Music Ideas That Don't Suck from DJNTV.  The innerweb is ripe with tips and music playlists designed to help keep the dance floor packed during your mix set, but what about the often required but rarely discussed Dinner Music (AKA…
Wedding DJ Tips Exceeding Expectations
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Increase Your Wedding DJ Success By Exceeding Expectations (Video)

DJ Tips | John Young Of DiscJockeyNews.com shares a tip for something you should do with your wedding clients to help prepare them for you to exceed their expectations. When DJing a Wedding (and other events likely apply, too) explaining…
The Bar Clamp Story For DJS - DJ Advice
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What Do You Offer That Is Different As A DJ? The Bar Clamp Story (Video)

In the video below, John Young of DiscJockeyNews.com shares a lesson from his recent trip to the hardware store when he purchased some bar clamps (what in tarnation does this have to do with DJing, you ask?). Surprisingly there are some lessons…
5 Tips from Older DJs for Younger DJs
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5 Things Younger DJs Can Learn From Older DJs | From DiscJockeyNews (Video)

"Everyone has something to teach, and everyone has something to learn" In the 'The Rewind Report with Michael Joseph' video below from DiscJockeyNews.com Michael provides '5 Things Younger DJs Can Learn From Older DJs', and it's well…
Creating an aggregate audio device on MAC

MAC Pro Tip | Creating An Aggregate Audio Device (Group 2 Or More Audio Devices Into One)

Pro Tip For MAC DJ Software Users | This post explains the process of creating an 'Aggregate Device' with the Audio MIDI Setup utility in Mac OS X computers. DJs using a MAC with one of our professional DJ mixing software applications and…
best power strip for Djs
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DJ Tips | AccellCables PowerGenius Rotating Outlet USB Power Strip

    The typical, standard power strip presents limitations such as power adapters covering up additional outlets - requiring you to use another power strip or more. Enter the AccellCables PowerGenius Rotating Outlet USB…
How-to batch unzip karaoke files
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DEX 3 Pro Tip | How To Batch-Unzip Karaoke Files

DEX 3 is a capable karaoke software player in addition to being a full-blown audio and video mixing application. While it's not quite as robust for just hosting karaoke compared to our Karaoki product, you have all the required key-features…
DJ Survival Kit
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'DJ Survival Kit' (Infographic)

Article Submitted by our friends at USB Flash Drive. The stage manager gives you “the nod” and you know, it’s on. As you step out onto the platform, you try to steady your hands as the collective adrenaline of the crowd starts your…
5 DJ Tips for a better 2016
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5 Tips For Prepping Your DJ Business For 2016 (#DJNTV Video)

For most Mobile DJs, November is one of the slowest times of the year for event bookings, but that doesn't mean you can't get a lot of DJ related business accomplished in prep for a better 2016. In the video below from John Young of DiscJockeyNews.com…
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Should DJs Consider Improv Training? (Video)

Being a DJ, especially a mobile DJ, means staying on your toes, ready for anything the event may throw your way. You have to improv. Making sure you're prepared with a backup DJ computer, extra cables and other gear is essential, but…