TikTok partner with Teespring to integrate creator merch directly in the app

E-commerce platform Teespring team up with short video app TikTok for creators to offer apparel without having to leave the app. Teespring makes selling merchandise easy for creators. Simply create a design from their templates,…

BTS – Dynamite breaks YouTube Premiere and 24-hour records with over 100m views

K-pop band BTS break two YouTube records after the release of their new music video ‘Dynamite’ last Friday. Dynamite managed to pull in over 3 million peak concurrents, as well as over 100 million views…

Can people use my music in their Instagram videos?

Yes they can. Distribute your music through RouteNote, select Facebook as a store, and you’ll get a kickback for every view the video gets. Artists and labels distributing through RouteNote can choose from many of…

Almost 90% of YouTube videos get fewer than 1,000 views

An analysis from Pex shows that 88.4% of videos don’t surpass 1,000 views on YouTube, and that less than 1% exceed 100,000 views. Pex analysed all public data on the platform up until 31st December…

Google Play Music will stop streaming music in the next 2 months

It’s finally happening: Google Play Music is being shutdown and will stop streaming in the coming months to be completely replaced by YouTube Music before December. It’s been years in the making and finally Google…

YouTube threaten to remove Danish music content from the platform

Danish collecting society Koda fail to meet a music license agreement with YouTube, while YouTube are in talks with Polaris for a Nordic wide music deal. In a press release, Koda detail how their agreement with…

Music Videos are coming to Facebook, watch out Vevo & YouTube

Official Music Videos from artists and labels are coming to the world’s biggest social media platform meaning huge competition for YouTube. Facebook have officially confirmed that officially licensed music videos will be available on the…

Lollapalooza to stream Lolla2020 virtual festival live on YouTube

Lollapalooza are to host a four-night broadcast this weekend, streaming exclusively live on YouTube, with over 150 pre-recorded and live performances. Streaming this Thursday 30th July – Sunday 2nd August, Lolla2020 will feature previous sets,…

Tell your story from anywhere in the world on YouTube in Life In A Day 2020

On July 25th youTube are encouraging everyone to pick up their cameras and tell the story of a day in Earth through the eyes of people everywhere. 10 years ago YouTube created a historical film…

Where can I download copyright-free music for my videos

Our in-house label, Outertone has over 1000 electronic songs that are free for you to use in your videos on YouTube without invoking a copyright claim or strike. Outertone is RouteNote’s label, promoting some of…