What is SoundExchange & how do I collect extra royalties for my music?

Without wanting to sound like a PPI salesman, you may have unpaid royalties from services such as Pandora, SiriusXM and TV appearances. Register with SoundExchange for free to check and collect. For those unaware, the…

Top Spotify playlist curators you need to send your music to in 2020

Playlists are what can make an artist in 2020. Getting your music playlisted can be the promotion you need to bring in thousands of new listeners. We can help you send your music to Spotify’s…

How to design an artist logo

It’s more important than ever to make sure your online presence looks as good as possible. A strong logo is a great way to ensure brand recognition across multiple mediums. We’ve previously mentioned the importance…

How to add music to an Instagram story

People love sharing snapshots of their day on Instagram’s Stories, but did you know you can easily add music to your otherwise silent photos? Step 1 Swipe to the right of the main Instagram screen…

How to add music to TikTok from Spotify

Unfortunately TikTok does not let you seamlessly port music from Spotify to their app, however TikTok has a wealth of music on their platform to choose from. TikTok is the most popular social media app…

How to send music fans to streaming services and stores

Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, Facebook, YouTube – which should you share on social media to maximise clickthrough rate? Fanlinks with Push.fm allow you to share all of them and more with one URL. Our partner…

How to monetize tracks on SoundCloud for free

Your handy guide on what monetization on SoundCloud is, how to enable it and the benefits of being part of RouteNote’s SoundCloud Network. Monetization on SoundCloud is the process of earning money from plays on…

Can I release charity music through RouteNote?

Yes, your charity releases can be distributed to all stores through RouteNote. A couple of notes to point out for all releases with RouteNote that are worth considering for potential charity albums. Your release cannot…

How to add music to a TikTok video

You’ve uploaded your tracks to RouteNote, selected TikTok as one of the stores and want to check your music is live or use it in a music video. You can do this in a few…

How to create interesting and engaging social media posts

Social media is your single most important promotional tool in 2020. However, managing your feed involves more than a “New Single Out Today” post every month. The advent of Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and…