How should your album artwork look? (video)

You need to make sure your artwork meets a few standards so that it can be used to take your music around the world. This simple video explains all you need to know to get…

Spotify are testing video album artworks

Spotify are testing out a transformation of the time-honoured sidekick to music: The album artwork. Artwork has been a massive part of music for nearly a century. The visuals chosen by an artist or their…

How to find album artwork and know its copyrights

Before you get your music online it needs great artwork to accompany it and you’ll need to make sure the images you use are all okay to upload. Choosing the right image to go with…

RouteNote’s new and improved artwork upload page

We’ve updated our ‘Upload Artwork’ page to look better, work better and prepare to make your cover art even better quality on stores. When you log in to www.routenote.com and upload your music you’ll notice…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: Album artwork

If your music is going onto streaming services and music stores you want to make sure your artwork is the best it can be. You can upload your music onto the world’s biggest music streaming…

Spotify are trying out videos that replace artwork

What’s the future of artwork in a world of digital music? Spotify reckons it could be looping GIFs. In the past few days some people have noticed that certain songs on Spotify had a different…

Create professional Album art in minutes with an iOS app

So you’ve just recorded your new album and it’s full of absolute bangers that you’ve spent months perfecting, but your cover art just isn’t doing your tracks justice. TAD is the app that eliminates this…

Where to find images available for commercial use (album artworks).

There are many image banks via which you can find copyright free images for use as your cover art on RouteNote. We find Flickr to be one of the best places to find these images….

Can I submit an Artist Image for my iTunes?

Yes. We can do this on your behalf. Simply send an email with the Artist Image you want and state your request. However there are some restrictions that you should be aware of. 1. Artist…

What kinds of things are not allowed in my artwork coverart for my music, according to your digital retail partners’ guidelines?

Our digital partners’ artwork guidelines do not allow the attributes listed below. We will need a replacement file if artwork displays any of the following: Website URL Social network symbols or information (i.e., Facebook links,…