SEO and metadata resources and tools
DISCO is a cloud-based music library and collaboration platform for music supervisors, rights holders, and other music industry professionals. It allows users to receive, search, organise, discover, pitch, and track music assets from anywhere in the world. DISCO also offers a variety of features to help users save time and work more efficiently, such as […]
Cyanite.ai is a platform that provides AI-based solutions for music tagging and similarity search. It helps users to better understand, communicate, and discover music by analyzing its features, moods, genres, and emotions. Cyanite.ai offers a web app, an API, and a technology that can find music based on full-text queries.
AllMusic is an online music database. It catalogues more than 3 million album entries and 30 million tracks, as well as information on musical artists and bands. AllMusic is an important tool for artists because most distributors pull bio information on artists and releases from them. The album, artist and song information on AllMusic comes […]
The Creative Passport is a digital identity platform for music makers that aims to empower them with more control, transparency and income from their work. It allows them to verify and update their profile, manage their works and rights, and connect with other services and opportunities. The Creative Passport is designed to be user-friendly, secure […]
Music data analytics built for industry professionals. Viberate unites talent discovery, artist monitoring, campaign planning and reporting on one intelligent platform. Get the most complete overview of an artist’s performance, including channel-specific analytics and synthetic metrics for easy tracking and comparison. Follow the Spotify playlist performance of every artist.
Free PDF download from CD Baby, ‘The Complete Music Distribution Checklist’ lists everything you need to sell & stream your music online. This checklist will help you get ready to sell and stream your music online. Take control of your music’s metadata, present your audio and artwork in the best light, how to avoid common […]
TuneRegistry is a music rights administration platform that saves small to medium-sized rights holders time and money by simplifying and streamlining music registrations and metadata delivery. Keep 100% of your copyrights and 100% of your music royalties when you self-publish with TuneRegistry. Scalable monthly fee for service
The official site for the .music top-level domain name (TLD) extension. It provides information about the .music community, the registration process, the policies and the benefits of owning a .music domain. Anyone in the global music community can register their unique .music domain, including artists, creators, bands, groups, industry professionals, music companies and organizations.
AudioSalad is a metadata and media asset management, delivery, and distribution platform for the music and entertainment industries. It has become the indispensable choice to maximise reach and revenue for a growing global roster of artists, record labels, music managers, music publishers, content administrators, distributors and more.
Comprehensive free 128 page PDF eBook, A Complete Guide to SEO for Musicians, from Bandzoogle. Learn everything you need to know as a band or musician about how to optimize your web presence for search engines. A strategic marketing framework to apply to your band with detailed technical advice with concrete examples.
The IFPI home of The International Standard Recording Code. ISRC enables recordings to be uniquely and permanently identified. ISRC helps to avoid ambiguity and simplifies the management of rights when recordings are used across different formats, distribution channels or products. ISRCs are assigned by owners of recordings.
Session Studio is the must-have collaboration tool for music creators who want to manage their song rights, from the studio right through to release. Collect song info and files, all in one safe place. Immediate sync with co-writers and producers, handle split agreements and credits digitally. Share song updates with publishers and managers.
RightsHub is an online file management platform that centralises all contractual, release, rights data and assets in one secure cloud based location. Designed for labels, artists, managers and all rights-holders across the music industry.
Free PDF download. The Association for Electronic Music and Consolidated Independent have teamed up to provide an easy-to-understand guide on music metadata best practices. This is a high-level, straightforward and understandable introduction for any artist, manager, producer or executive who is new to metadata, and a reminder to those already working with it.
The International Standard Musical Work Code was implemented to set up a uniform identification system for tracking the use of compositions, which in turn helps rights holders get paid. This guide, from Exploration.io explains how this foundational identifier works with the music business, its history, and how to get these codes for a composition.
TubeBuddy is a free Chrome browser extension and mobile app for iOS and Android for YouTube creators that integrates directly into YouTube to help you run your channel with ease with video optimisation, AI and SEO tools. Get more views and subscribers by optimising your videos for organic growth and access all things your channel […]
Monitoring 33.300 radio channels worldwide, from mainstream to grassroots stations, MusicDNA is an affordable solution for all music enterprises to gather vital music data on a global scale. Real time reports, statistics and charts provide you with all the necessary information to make sound business decisions. The data will help you spot trends early and […]
BMAT is a music technology company that provides a suite of data, rights admin and operations services to the music industry. Its mission is to connect all players in the industry to amplify the value of music. Driven by machine learning and copyright expertise, BMAT’s system provides neutral data and authoritative knowledge to everyone along […]
Distribute your lyrics across all the major digital streaming services and social networks. Add, edit and sync your lyrics. Once verified they will be displayed as your official lyrics. Have complete control over your lyrics catalog, credits, profile, and more.
Musiio by Soundcloud combines industry-leading AI technology with specialist music knowledge to solve a range of problems facing catalogue owners. Focussed on the B2B space, we have built an AI that can “listen” to music. We supercharge sync companies, labels and streaming services by using artificial intelligence to tag, search, curate or playlist their audio.
Sound Credit is a music industry-specific file-sharing platform that allows users to share their music projects with others in a seamless and efficient way. The platform also features a groundbreaking new ephemeral streaming service “Drip Before You Drop” that allows users to gather pre-release insights using GPT-based AI analysis. The platform uses metadata and data-driven […]
Understand how music discovery algorithms work and leverage this knowledge to maximise algorithmic consumption for your upcoming and existing releases. This course has been designed for independent artists and music professionals alike, from label managers to music marketers, playlist pitchers, artist managers and so on.
RootNote allows you to track all of your relevant data as a content creator in one place — including social media, streaming/views, and revenue. Then RootNote connects you to a real person every month to help you evaluate your data and make decisions on how to grow.
Jaxsta is the world’s biggest database of official music credits – that is, credits that are sourced directly from the official owners of that data such as record labels, distributors, publishers and industry associations. Every time Jaxsta receive a credit for a music creator – be they an artist, producer, engineer, mixer, mastering engineer, studio assistant, […]