From the DIY Musician Blog: Getting your music in as many places as possible has quite a few benefits: more exposure, easy discoverability, more sales, etc. But an often overlooked benefit of distributing your music to the many popular music stores and services like iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, and Spotify, is increased rankings in search engines.
There are a few different reasons for this.
When your band gets listed on 95+ sites through CD Baby distribution, that’s over 95 pages extolling the virtues of your band on the internet. That’s 95+ pages added to the Google directory, and that’s 95+ new pages that will come up when someone searches for your band. Click on the link below to read more…
Author: Chris Bolton, DIY Musician Blog / CD Baby
Read More/Original Source: http://diymusician.cdbaby.com/2014/04/rule-search-engines-worldwide-distribution/