Artists make money on Facebook & Instagram with RouteNote

We have partnered with Facebook to give artists the chance to get paid for their music with an audience of over 1 billion people around the world. Instagram Stories also just got worth watching with…

YouTube launch ‘Copyright Match’ feature to find creators’ stolen content

YouTube have launched a solution to the exasperating issue of re-uploaders and content thieves on their giant video platform. YouTube’s new Copyright Match tool gives certain creators the power to identify videos using their content….

Spotify are fighting “hateful content” with new policies on their music

Spotify have revealed their new plans to take action against anything on their giant streaming service that they view as hateful. Spotify have outlined their new Hateful Conduct Public Policy which is going to try…

Spotify introduce explicit filter for child-friendly music streaming

As music streaming becomes the way people are listening to music more and more around the world, Spotify are getting their platform ready for kids. Spotify have begun rolling out an explicit content filter to…

Amazon’s new hire suggests they’re making original music content

Amazon have nabbed a new hire from Warner Bros. Records to potentially lead a move into brand new original content on their music platforms. Dan McCarroll has joined Amazon Music as the global head of…

YouTube promise to have over 10,000 content moderators next year

As YouTube’s landscape gets messier with advertisers pulling out and creators at a loss they are looking to crack down massively on screening content. YouTube has had a rocky year that has caused uncertainty over…

Google are creating original new shows for kids on YouTube Red

Google have revealed plans to create more original content for their subscription service YouTube Red and this time their unique programmes are for children. YouTube Kids was launched 2 years ago as a hub for children…

Vimeo planning subscription service to go against YouTube and Netflix

Vimeo are planning to launch a new paid subscription service for the video sharing site to offer a new service and new features to viewers. Vimeo is one of the biggest video hosting sites in…

Music Piracy on the decline thanks to Spotify and Apple Music

A study taken to look into digital copyrights has found that music piracy in the UK has dropped thanks to streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music. It would be ridiculous to say that piracy…

Facebook Implementing Video Copyrights To Stop ‘Freebooters’

At last Facebook have put a Content ID system in place to stop ‘freebooters’ making money by uploading other people’s videos. Facebook video has been a massive success since it launched with users getting millions…