About Us

Welcome to Beginner DJ, the ultimate online hub for digital DJs, producers, and live performers. Founded and operated by passionate DJs who share a love for technology, creativity, and the transformative power of music, Beginner DJ is dedicated to cultivating a welcoming community where individuals from all musical styles and technology preferences can find their own unique path.

Our Mission and Community Spirit

At the heart of Beginner DJ is a commitment to making a positive impact on the DJ community. Our team, comprised of both experts and community members, collaborates to ensure that our site remains a valuable resource for DJs of all skill levels. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or just starting your journey, everyone is welcome here.

Exploring the Beginner DJ Landscape


Dive into our extensive MIDI maps database, featuring thousands of mappings. It stands as the premier destination on the internet for discovering unique mappings that allow you to manipulate digital DJ and performance software with various controllers.


Our forums, one of the earliest community resources on our site, serve as a space where beginners connect with experienced veterans. With nearly 20,000 members actively participating, our forums foster collaboration, networking, and a sense of camaraderie within the DJ community.

Curated Gear Selection at Our Online Store

In our online store, we curate and rigorously test only the best DJ and live performance gear. Picture the coolest record store you’ve ever visited – one that stocks only top-tier products and provides exceptional customer service. At Beginner DJ, we strive to maintain that vibe in the digital age.

Why Shop at Beginner DJ?

  • Safe & Secure Shopping:
    • Our 128-bit encryption ensures that your information remains secure and private while shopping with us.
  • International Shipping:
    • We ship our carefully selected products worldwide, bringing satisfaction to customers across the globe.
  • Best Price Guarantee:
    • We match prices on virtually any deal you find, as long as it matches the item’s condition in our store.
  • Way Cool Returns:
    • Backed by the Beginner DJ way cool guarantee, every purchase comes with easy returns.
  • Help Share the Knowledge:
    • Every order directly contributes to the DJ community by funding our content creation efforts.

Pioneering Digital DJ Culture

In 2011, the Beginner DJ blog emerged as the first platform to share exciting developments in the then-emerging field of digital DJing. Today, our editorial team, consisting of journalists, DJs, and producers, crafts original articles, videos, and tutorials aimed at furthering DJ culture. Despite reaching over a million DJs each month, Beginner DJ maintains a close-knit feeling reminiscent of local record stores, thanks to our community-powered approach.

Our Content Platforms:

  • Blog:
    • Tutorials, news, reviews, instructional how-to techniques, and opinion articles find a wide audience on the Beginner DJ blog.
  • YouTube:
    • Explore our interviews, product spotlights, and video tutorials on our YouTube channel.

DJ Gear Innovation

As a DJ gear designer, Beginner DJ traces its roots to a history of hacking consumer DJ products to enhance their fun and functionality. From the infamous arcade button hacks to solving community problems through creative designs, we now pioneer groundbreaking technologies that push the boundaries of what’s possible.

Whether you’re here to explore our vast MIDI maps database, participate in engaging forums, shop for top-notch DJ gear, or stay updated on the latest in DJ culture through our blog and videos, Beginner DJ is your go-to destination for all things related to the art and craft of DJing. Join our community, share your passion, and let’s make music together!