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Why Your Video Needs Music (And Where To Get it)

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Music adds depth to an online video, and keeps the viewer engaged throughout. A great soundtrack can make a good video into a great one – but how do you source the music you need?

Posted in attribution, audio, commercial, copyright, creative commons, licensing, music video, social network, soundtrack, video marketing, video production, Video Production Tips, YouTube, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

Top 10 Things You Need To Know About Using Copyrighted Music On YouTube

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Do you want to use music in your YouTube videos but are unsure about the copyright issues? Do you want to use licensed tracks but not sure where to start? We answer 10 of the most pressing questions that creators

Posted in broadcast, copyright, education, Facebook, fair use, legal, licensing, live stream, parody, streaming, subscription service, subscriptions, Video & The Law, video marketing, Video Production Tips, YouTube, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

YouTube Taking Steps to Improve False Copyright Claims

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YouTube’s ContentID system was put in place to control copyright violations, but the Fair Use system is complicated and many creators have fallen foul of false claims and takedown requests. Now YouTube has confirmed that it is trying to do

Posted in copyright, fair use, Google, monetization, original content, Video Production Tips, YouTube, YouTube community, youtube marketing, YouTube Marketing Tips, YouTube Red Tagged with: , ,

The Fine Bros Backlash and the Problem with Licensing Video Content

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This week, YouTube megastars The Fine Bros announced that they are offering a licensing deal on their “React” video series, but this has caused a huge outcry among other creators who say Fine Bros Entertainment have no hold on the

Posted in brands, Buzzfeed, comments, Content ID, copyright, formats, legal, licensing, television, trademark, viacom, Video Production Tips, YouTube, YouTube community, youtube marketing, YouTube Marketing Tips, Youtubers Tagged with: , ,

Facebook Video Billionaires: Record Breaking August Views

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For the first time ever, three Facebook pages have generated over 1 Billion video views in a single month. All are compilation pages, which upload video content that is going viral elsewhere, but their huge numbers of followers ensure that

Posted in autoplay, copyright, Facebook, social network, Social Video, Video Production Tips, video views, viral video, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

U.S. Appeals Court: YouTubers Must Consider Fair Use Before Removing Video Content

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The automatic removal of video content due to copyright infringement claims may soon be a thing of the past after a new ruling by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. The decision confirms that copyright and license holders will

Posted in Content ID, copyright, fair use, lawsuit, original content, Video Production Tips, Web Video Industry News, YouTube, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

Facebook Video Compilation Pages Get 3x More Views Than Top Branded Creator Pages

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Facebook compilation pages, or aggregator accounts, are big news on the networking site with the top 10 most successful pages generating 7.1 billion views in July 2015 alone. That’s almost 3x the views of the top branded Facebook pages like

Posted in compilations, Content ID, copyright, digital video, Facebook, video marketer, video marketing, Video Production Tips, Video Statistics & Market Research, viral, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

Why the YouTube 301+ View Counter Change is Important

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The YouTube view counter freezing at 301+ views has been a source of frustration for many creators over the years, even though it was introduced to stop spammers inflating views by whatever means they could. Now it’s being dropped in

Posted in Content ID, copyright, Facebook, social network, Twitter, Video Production Tips, Vine, watch time, Web Video Industry News, YouTube, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

6 Killer Reasons Why YouTube Is Still King of Online Video

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From the amount of hype and buzz other video sites have received in the past couple of years, you’d think YouTube was dead in the water. But far from it. Google’s video platform still has some killer features that make

Posted in analytics, autoplay, Content ID, copyright, Facebook, Google, Instagram, marketing, metrics, monetization, search engine, Twitter, video destination, Video Production Tips, Vine, YouTube, youtube marketing, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

Why User-generated Video Needs the Same Protection as Branded Content

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User-generated video content is often openly freebooted, with third parties monetizing that stolen content with little legal consequence. But UGC video deserves the same kind of rights management that branded content enjoys, but too many amateur creators are unaware of

Posted in branded content, copyright, digital video, freebooting, legal, licensing, monetization, rights management, uploading, user-generated content, Video & The Law, Video Production Tips, viral, viral video, YouTube Marketing Tips Tagged with: , ,

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