Resources for music video and YouTube, Twitch, TikTok
PDF download for the ‘YouTube Music Official Artist Channel Playbook’. This guide walks you through the basics of setting up an Official Artist Channel and how to use YouTube fully to engage with fans, drive video views, and promote concerts & tours.
Lickd is a digital platform helping YouTube content creators legally use the music they love. We provide commercial music from real labels for licensing in YouTube videos without the fear of a creator losing their ad revenue to a Copyright Claim.
Find answers, learn how to best engage fans and drive your views and promote your latest news on YouTube. Learn the basics of creating, managing and monetising your channel and start connecting with fans. Get information about how your fans find your music, and what keeps them engaged with YouTube analytics.
Animaker lyric video app. Select a template you like or start from scratch, choose from 40+ fonts or upload custom fonts, choose from 60+ transition and kinetic typography effects, export it to YouTube or download directly.
An online music video editor for making audio visualizations. No download needed. Jump into the web based editor and start customizing right away. The live video preview updates in real time and moves with your music. It only takes a few minutes to make a video. Use simple step based controls or dive deeper with advanced customization […]
Learn how to produce a livestream and make money live streaming as a musician on Twitch with the book and video course by Karen Allen. Learn what live streaming is all about and why it works for artists, how to get discovered and build a fan base, even if you’re starting from zero. How to […]
Free training lessons for musicians on how to grow your YouTube fanbase 24/7 on autopilot and make a living from your music. Learn how to wiretap traffic from popular videos within your niche to generate views and learn how you can replicate proven strategies, that multiply views and subscribers.
Free PDF download from CD Baby, The 30 Minute YouTube Bootcamp for Musicians will serve as a quick primer to help you optimise your channel and videos, build your following on YouTube, increase video engagement, better understand YouTube revenue streams and create more compelling video content without going broke.
One platform to unlock your music’s full earning potential on social video platforms including YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram. Sign up for free and upload your music. Verify your music metadata. Once approved, Identifyy do all the work to identify, claim and monetise your music in videos on YouTube, Facebook, & Instagram.
By the time you’ve finished this 10-step guide to marketing on YouTube you’ll have a good grasp of how to get started. This Hootsuite piece focuses on three key areas, creating and optimising your YouTube channel, understanding your audience (and your competition) using data and advertising on YouTube through YouTube ads and influencer marketing.
Lyric Catalyst Adobe After Effects templates will give you everything you need to make a stunning lyric video. All the templates are well organised, easy, intuitive and allow DIY musicians to create lyric videos from professionally designed templates using a simple drag and drop interface.
Social Blade tracks user statistics for YouTube, Twitch, Instagram, and Twitter, here are their stats for the top 100 YouTubers music channels. Includes subscriber numbers, video views, estimated monthly earnings and more.
SongRender is a music visualizer maker that makes it easy to create music videos. Just upload your artwork and song, customize your waveform and export for social media. Export your video sized for YouTube, Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, or in full 1080p HD. With SongRender, you can play your video as you edit it — […]
Rotor makes it fast and simple to create music videos, promo videos, Spotify Canvas videos and lyrics videos. Choose from over 1 million high-quality stock video clips — all included in the price of a download. Choose from over 150 different video edit styles, designed by music video directors and visual artists, to suit all […]
YouTube music review channel with over 2.55M subscribers, expect to see daily reviews on the latest in rock, pop, electronic, metal, hip hop, and experimental music. Run by music nerd Anthony Fantano, referred to by one scribe as the Roger Ebert of music.
Veed’s online music visualization tool lets you add audio visualizers and frequency spectrums to your videos. It’s a great tool for creating stunning music videos that you can share on social media.
A guide to hosting virtual events on YouTube. If you’ve decided that hosting a virtual event is the way to go, here is a downloadable guide (PDF) you can use for making videos and hosting events on YouTube, complete with links to many more resources and video tutorials.
The Indie YouTube Bible eBook will enable you to tap into the vast YouTube market by providing you with detailed contact information for over 3,500 YouTube playlists. Each playlist is categorised by genre so you can easily contact the curators that welcome your specific style of music.
Download from a range of over 1200 free vertical stock video footage collection. Browse through urban lifestyle videos for your Instagram stories, to abstract footage for your vertical music video. All vertical videos are available to download for free
TubeBuddy is a free 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 and SEO tools. Get more views and subscribers by optimising your videos for organic growth and access all-things-your-channel quickly and easily.
Make amazing videos in seconds. Weekend recaps, weird edits, music videos, montages, travel vids, supercuts of your stories — TRASH is instant video for iOS. Choose a few clips from your camera roll, and TRASH will help you edit them together with “cinema science.”
Radar connects the music industry with filmmakers, designers and photographers worldwide. New and experienced exclusive creatives, specialising in visual content and the music business.
This Exploration guide is written for music publishers and record labels who are curious about how to include YouTube in a broader effort to fully exploit the copyrights they control. Ultimately the goal is for the reader of this guide to walk away feeling confident in their understanding of how the moving parts of YouTube […]