Category Archives: Music Copyright Guides

Learn about royalty free music, no copyright music and the various different types of music licenses that effect filmmakers and content creators.


How Can I Avoid Music Copyright Strikes On Instagram?

Whether you are an influencer or just a casual user on Instagram who likes to post stories or reels, it can often be daunting when posting videos just in case you breach music copyright regulations. This article will outline what music copyright strikes are, when Instagram will notify you of a breach, and how to […]

Are lofi songs copyrighted?

Lofi music refers to the audio quality of a tune and just like regular hifi music, most lofi music is copyrighted. You can still legally use lofi copyrighted music if you get permission from the musical artist or find a lofi royalty free music supplier or creative commons music license option.  Because lofi music lacks […]

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Can You Use Royalty Free Music On YouTube For Film Festivals

If you are not already aware, YouTube has an extensive library of royalty free music and no copyright music available on its platform for YouTube video makers. You can find it here: This music is already pre-cleared for use on YouTube. The great advantage of this music is that it is YouTube copyright strike […]

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Free Music for YouTube

With users watching about one billion hours of YouTube videos each day, (yes, each day!), if you are in the business of content creation, YouTube is a platform you cannot ignore.  Therefore, finding free music for YouTube that is high quality and safe to use is essential,  There are many places where you can download […]

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Can I Use A Copyrighted Song If I Don’t Monetise?

Can I use a copyrighted song if I don’t monetize? You cannot use a copyrighted song without permission, whether you monetize or not. Adding credit to the composer or declaring that you do not own the music is not gaining permission and will not exclude you from copyright infringement.  It does not matter if you […]

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What is Royalty Free Music?

Royalty free music, such as the music on this site, is music supplied with a licence type that allows someone to use the music legally without paying further additional fees. Typically, royalty-free music has one “upfront fee” making it a very attractive and simple licence option for music users.  Is royalty free music free? The […]