YouTube announced in a recent blog post that they’ve made some changes to the way they’re handling strikes in relation to their Community Guidelines. Below we’ve reviewed these guidelines, as well as some of the broader policies that YouTube enforces on the platform and how you can ensure your content makes the cut!
SoundCloud Mixes Things Up
We recently covered SoundCloud’s arrival to Instagram, which allows users to link SoundCloud tracks to their Instagram stories. This was an awesome enhancement, but the user-generated music service is not done there — SoundCloud has unveiled another round of exciting integrations, this time catering to the DJ community.
YouTube Expands Music Credits
YouTube has taken a big step forward in pursuit of greater visibility in regards to surfacing and crediting artists and publishers featured in videos uploaded to the platform. Just this past May, they’ve added a section in the video description, populated with information meant to benefit both the viewer and artist alike.
Your Quick Guide to Performance Rights Services Lingo
We know you’ve lain awake at night wondering how you and your artists are going to get paid for your song being played in a gastropub in Berlin, at a mall in Rio de Janeiro, or in that exotic French restaurant on the Solomon Islands. Unless you have friends spreading the good word in the myriad islands… Read more »