Beginner Center

Beginner DJNew to the DJ scene and not sure where to get started? You’ve come to the right place. Within Digital DJ Hub you will find all the information you need to pursue your passion for DJing.


Starting to DJ can be a daunting experience since there are so many questions and DJ gear options. We can outline pretty simply how to get started DJing. These simple bullet points provide the stepping stones and direction you need to get started:

  • Research and purchase the gear you need to begin DJing.
  • Get the music you want to play.
  • Practice your skills.
  • Perform!

This list looks simple and really it is. There are no secret tricks to becoming a DJ, it simply takes some dedication and practice. The best part is you’re already a step ahead. How do¬† I know this? Well you know the kinds of music you love right? Great! One of the most important attributes of a good DJ is a strong passion for the music that they play. Since you already have this then you likely already have some music too. The great thing about modern DJ gear is it allows you to play readily accessible formats like MP3’s!

Lets get started. Check out our list of Beginner DJ FAQ’s or start exploring the different types of DJ Setups.

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