5 Simple Steps Towards Making Time For DJing

Nobody has enough time nowadays, right? I sure as hell know I don't. No matter how much I plan, how organised I try to be, and how much I say it'll be different this year, whenever anyone asks how it's going, I almost invariably say that same thing: "Y'know, busy..." So if that sounds like you, and you feel like you're not giving you DJing the time it needs, what to do?

New! Grab Your 2017 DJ Gear & Software Guide

The 2017 Digital DJ Tips Gear & Software Guide is out now! It's jam-packed with up-to-the-minute advice around what DJ systems, hardware, software and accessories to go for if you're buying your first DJ set-up, or looking to replace or expand your current system. Buy right, and avoid expensive mistakes.

Welcome! 5 Things Brand New DJs Should Do First

So you got a DJ controller for Christmas. That's awesome - welcome to the big, wide world of digital DJing. You've come to the right place to get started, as we are the world's biggest digital DJ training site, with everything you could possibly need to get going.

Missed Our Free DJ Coaching Session? Catch Up Here...

To celebrate the launch of my new book, Rock The Dancefloor!, I recently held a free live coaching session with several hundred of our readers and students who had bought the book on its first day of release, as a way of thanking them. The response to the webinar was so great, and we had [...]

The Digital DJ Tips DJ Test is Live - How Will You Score?

For months now we’ve had a crack team of savvy web geniuses locked away in a secret bunker somewhere in central London working on something totally game-changing, and today we’re unveiling to you exactly what all the effort has been for. Introducing... The DJ Test.

5 Ways DJs Can Use Facebook Live To Grow A Fanbase

Live video broadcasting is starting to become mainstream - apps like Periscope and Meerkat led the charge, but Facebook Live is the service that's bringing live video to the world on a scale previously unreached. Broadcasting with Facebook Live is so easy anyone with a smartphone or tablet can do it, but here's the thing - not everyone is... yet.

Using Engine As A Serato Backup With The Denon DJ MCX8000

The Denon DJ MCX8000 is a popular controller for Serato DJ, but it has an ace up its sleeve: It also works with Denon's own Engine software. Engine lets you analyse your collection beforehand, pop it onto a USB drive, then play with it on the MCX8000. And that, in our view, makes it the perfect backup solution for gigging Serato DJs.