How Much Does Licensing a Song for a Podcast Cost?

Licensing a track for use in a podcast can be very tricky. First you need to find out who owns the track you want to use, then you need to get in touch with them…

TikTok is so popular that Instagram are copying them

Instagram are taking inspiration from the world’s latest massive sensation for new features as TikTok takes the world by storm. TikTok is a viral social media app that has spread like wildfire throughout the world…

Accusonus’ new funding will help creators get perfect audio on their videos

Accusonus are helping creators improve the audio in their videos so creators’ content is the best it can be. Accusonus is an artificial intelligence company based in Greece and the US. Their technology works to…

The CASE Act could revolutionise the power small creators have over their work – Here’s how

How can we protect ourselves in a transforming industry, as art is becoming more and more independent? The CASE Act is part of a new and changing world for small and independent creators. A new…

Pocket Casts’ podcast app is now free to use

Podcasts are getting more popular by the day and this popular podcast app are looking to the Spotify model to get more people listening. Pocket Casts are a popular podcast platform offering a selection of…

Introducing Spotify’s new Create Podcasts feature

Spotify’s serious about podcasts as they begin testing of a new feature that lets users start creating their own podcasts with one click. Spotify wanted to make 2019 a year of podcasts for their service….

YouTube want you to film yourself to appeal demonetisation

YouTube are testing a new feature that will let channels immediately appeal against demonetisation by sending YouTube a video. There are few things more gutting as a YouTube creator than having your video demonetised when…

YouTube’s Super Chat just launched in 19 countries

YouTube’s Super Chat is coming to a whole bunch of new countries for the first time to make live streams even more interactive. YouTube’s Super Chat was introduced in 2017 to give creators new ways…

Spotify for Podcasters offers deep insights for creators

Spotify’s new home for podcasters brings together all the information that matters so creators can get in touch with their listeners. With a major push on podcasts in the last year Spotify have been building…

YouTube’s subscription notifications are now better for viewers and creators

The long anguish of YouTube notifications not showing when or what users want has been, in some part, fixed… hopefully. If it hasn’t happened to you directly, you’ve no doubt heard about it happening to…