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…

RouteNote partner USP Studios achieves 100 million YouTube subscribers milestone

We are very happy to share that USP Studios, an official RouteNote partner, has reached a major milestone of 100 million subscribers. USP Studios have firmly cemented themselves as one of the biggest creators across…

YouTube are remastering hundreds of iconic music videos

YouTube have teamed up with Universal Music Group to “change the way you see music” for hundreds of videos. Since the first piece of music got an accompanying video a cultural phenomenon has spread across…

RouteNote heads to Tropical Pressure – An amazing celebration of world music

Cornwall is home to a lot of magical people, music and events. This fact is rarely more clear than at Tropical Pressure, the celebration of amazing music from around the world – culminating in a…

Will RouteNote Collect Royalties From My YouTube Art Tracks?

Yes. RouteNote will collect your royalties from all of your views on your Art Tracks on YouTube and YouTube Music. Art Tracks are created when you select the Google Play box in your stores section….

YouTube will stop showing exact subscribers this year

The popularity of YouTube channels is going to get a bit more vague in a few months as subscriber counts get abbreviated. YouTube have announced that they will start abbreviating how many subscribers channels have…

Add songs to your WeChat videos

Sometimes a video needs a bit of pizzazz before it’s worthy sending to your friends, it needs a soundtrack and WeChat have you covered. Chinese messaging app WeChat are adding a feature that allows users…

Music publishers sued this fitness company and now Peloton’s fighting back

Fitness startup Peloton aren’t taking the lawsuit against them lying down, in fact they’re suing music publishers right back. In March a lawsuit came to light that saw music publishers moved to sue a fitness…

RouteNote Troubleshooters: Why has my YouTube video been claimed after uploading my music?

I uploaded my music through RouteNote and now my YouTube video is being claimed. If you have selected YouTube as a store for your release then that means it is added to YouTube’s Content ID…

How to stop Canvas videos playing on Spotify albums

If you’re finding the new animated backgrounds on some Spotify albums annoying then you aren’t the only one – here’s a fix. Spotify recently added video backgrounds to some albums when listening on their app,…