HOW TO GET A GOOGLE KNOWLEDGE GRAPH FOR MUSICIANS
Google Knowledge Graphs
Many musicians and bands have a panel dedicated to their music on the right-hand side of the result page on Google. Probably, you have noticed this when you have searched your favorite musicians and bands. And this panel has a name, it’s called Google Knowledge Graph.
Google Knowledge Graphs (also known as Google Knowledge Panels) are filled with all the essential stuff you want your fans to see, including biography, tour dates, songs, albums, images, or social profiles. Absolutely, these Google Knowledge Panels are a great way to help new listeners get to know this essential stuff about you and your music. And now, you probably want one. We will try to explain how to get your Google Graph if you already don’t have one.
First, you should know that Google will decide for itself how to display your panel. Just, you will need to make sure that all the information can be accessed as it will be needed. And, this is the reason why you will need to use some SEO (search engine optimization) techniques.
Also, you should be aware that getting Google Knowledge Panel it really depends on how well-known you are within the music world. Although, let’s look at some of the steps you can take to have the success with it.
Set up your Google Accounts
The most obvious way to make sure Google knows who you are is to tell them directly via your Google accounts. It’s very easy to set up your Google Accounts, but these methods alone won’t guarantee a panel. On the other side, they’re definitely a good place to start…
Log in to your Google account or create a new one
The second thing to do is just to stay logged in to the same Google Account as you complete the rest of the steps.
Create & edit a Google Brand account
By creating a Google Brand account, you’re literally letting Google know you exist and that you are a musician or a band. Next thing you should do is to edit and manage your brand account so it contains all the essential stuff about you and your music. The info such as links to your social media profiles, website, and much more information you can add.
Get your music on Google Play
The best idea is to upload your music to Google Play. And, there is no real evidence to suggest that getting your tracks on Google’s music streaming platform is required for the purpose of Google Knowledge Panel. But there is no harm in doing it anyway. It can definitely help your chances.
Through hard work and just being positive is the way you will be successful in your music world. Hope we motivate you!