How to collect YouTube royalties

At RouteNote, we have two programs that can help you monetize your music and videos on YouTube. Which benefits you the most? Simply put, YouTube Content ID will help you monetize your music across all…

Fast forward your music career

Distribute through RouteNote, get your music everywhere, maximise your fan base and revenue. So you’ve been posting your tracks to SoundCloud and YouTube, and are starting to gain a little traction online. The next step…

How does NCS Music make money from copyright free music

With over 25 million subscribers on YouTube, NCS Music is a label dedicated to promoting free music for electronic music lovers and creators, but how is a free-to-use music model sustainable? NCS allows any of…

How do I opt in to YouTube or Facebook monetization for free?

YouTube and Facebook are the two largest video sharing platforms online currently. Over the last decade influencers and musicians have built careers entirely off social media. We can help you distribute your music to Facebook…

What is music distribution software?

Music distribution is the process of getting your music from your computer to stores and streaming services. Many companies offer this service, but they vary based on store choice, promotional features, additional tools, support and…

How to legally use samples in your music

The specifics on how and where you can use samples you’ve found online can be murky. Make sure you’re clued up on how to use copyright samples in your commercial music before publishing. Make sure…

YouTube Content ID – Explained for Musicians and Record Labels (Video)

YouTube Content ID is a complex system that finds audio and video used in all user generated content uploaded to YouTube. This video explains how the YouTube Content ID system works and how artists and…

Distrokid YouTube Content ID Run by Audiam

Distrokid has been using Audiam to collect their YouTube Content ID royalties since the beginning. Over the past few months artists have been having issues with adding their music to the YouTube Content ID system…

Free YouTube Content ID Alternative – Distrokid Stop YouTube Content ID

It has been bought to our attention that Distrokid have abruptly stopped offering YouTube Content ID to some of their clients. RouteNote offers YouTube Content ID inside both our Free and Premium services. All you…

Difference Between YouTube Managed Channels and YouTube Affiliate Channels

Here is a very quick run down of the key differences between a YouTube Managed channel and a YouTube Affiliate Channel. Affiliate: Any Strikes (Copyright and or Community) only affect the channel’s reputation with YouTube,…