Free Tips and Advice for DJs

Why DJs prefer MacsFor Beginners and Professional DJs 

Welcome to DJ Top Tips where you can find the latest in-depth guides to DJing.

This site is packed with free comprehensive tutorials and advice articles on many aspects of modern DJing techniques and tricks.

Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an experienced DJ you can improve your DJ skills today with my DJ tips.

Hi I’m Matt, Welcome to my DJ tutorial site

Matt Preston from DJ Top TipsDJ Top Tips is a place for any DJ whether you’re just starting out or an expert veteran.

With 20+ years DJ experience I wanted to share my DJ tips on every aspect of the business. I know there are many questions beginners have and even after all these years I’m still learning. So there’s plenty here for experienced DJs too.

There’s a lot of DJ sites on the internet but they often only tell half the story on any given subject.

I wanted to go one further.

On DJ Top Tips you’ll find plenty of definitive guides to hardware purchasing, detailed how-to guides on improving your DJ sets. Lots of useful tips on making a career from DJing as well as how to look after both your DJ gear and yourself.

I even have a free gift for you and a professional loops pack you can purchase too!

How to DJ Guides

DJ advice and tipsEverything from What a DJ does and learning the basic DJ skills to getting more DJ gigs, promoting your brand. Starting a mobile DJ business or looking for resident gigs in nightclubs how to get DJ gigs at music festivals. Also Where to download acapellas for DJing and what licences and insurance you might need.

Read our professional DJ checklist, how to DJ Drum and Bass or How to mix Deep House. Read our latest tutorials on how to DJ EDM. Learn how to mix with keys in our Harmonic mixing guide and how to read the crowd when DJing.

You can also DJ with Tidal music streaming and find out how to DJ with Amazon Music or learn how to be a better wedding DJ too.

Advice for DJs

Percussion loops for DJsMake an educated choice by reading my definitive guides to purchasing DJ equipment. The latest trends in DJing hardware and software.

How to buy the right DJ mixer for you. Decks, controllers and much more. Comparing Serato Vs Traktor DJ software and hardware. Learn how to get the keys of songs and how to DJ on Twitch.

We’ve also looked how you can DJ with just a laptop and also how to DJ without headphones like some famous DJs do.

If you want to mix multiple genres we’ve got you covered. We’ve just added a full guide to the best DJ setup for kids and why Pro DJs prefer MacBooks to Windows laptops.