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Meme Culture Versus The Music Industry

May 3, 2017

A few years ago, there was a lot of hype surrounding the release of Drake’s single, “Hotline Bling”, and rightfully so. He released the song back in July of ...

Announcements (78)

'Next Up' is SoundCloud's Newest Feature

June 23, 2017

SoundCloud has rolled out it’s newest feature ‘Next’ which allows consumers to have more insight and control over what is coming up next in their listening q...

10 Essential Steps to Take After Making Your Music Available Online

February 11, 2018

Being an artist means being a creative– producing, innovating, and perfecting your content all day, every day. But how do you account for everything you put ...

3 Ways to Identify a Busy Mix and How to Fix It

October 17, 2017

Mixing is a tough gig. It requires patience, time, and a well-trained ear. Sometimes mixing can be difficult when there are too many sounds, and the mix beco...

A Guide to the Best Free DAW in 2017

June 12, 2017

DAW stands for Digital Audio Workstation. With it, you can record, edit, and unleash all the musical ideas in your mind. The current technology and tools ava...

Apple Launches Apple Music for Artists

January 23, 2018

Apple launched Apple Music for Artists, a dashboard providing artists with hundreds of data points giving analytical insight into their fan’s listening and p...

Apple Music for Artists Releases Beta Sign-Up

June 1, 2018

Apple Music for Artists has just released their beta. Ostensibly “everything you need to understand your music’s impact across Apple Music and iTunes,” Apple...

Artist Techniques: Learn to Place Your Tour Dates on Spotify

December 23, 2017

Getting your tour dates on Spotify is a simple and effective way to let your listeners know where you’re headed next. Follow this one easy step below to get ...

Collecting Subscription Revenues with SoundCloud Go

March 29, 2016

Commenting Feature is Back on SoundCloud Mobile

August 7, 2018

As of today, SoundCloud has relaunched their commenting feature for their mobile users and it’s better than ever.

Diving Into The On SoundCloud Premier Program

October 27, 2015

Hey everyone,

Dubset Now Accessible in Repost Network Dashboard

August 24, 2018

If you’re a Repost Network artist who’s interested in making some extra money off your remixed tracks, it’s now finally possible. As of recently Repost Netwo...

Everything You Need to Know About Ableton Live 10

November 2, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About SCPlanner

June 14, 2018

SCPlanner is a dashboard and community site which has built automation and data tools around uploading, scheduling, reposting, and playlist placement on plat...

Facebook Introduces Lip Sync Live

June 11, 2018

Facebook is introducing a new addition to their Facebook Live feature. With Facebook Lip Sync Live, users can pick a song that suits their personality to lip...

Featured Profile and Banner Click Throughs Discontinued

July 10, 2017

Unfortunately due to ongoing changes occurring at SoundCloud, the platform cannot continue to maintain the popular offerings known as featured profiles and b...

Getting Paid by Repost

April 10, 2017

Welcome to Repost!

Getting the Most Out of Playlist Pitching on Spotify

September 19, 2018

Earlier this year Spotify introduced its new method of pitching to official Spotify curated playlists, which opened up a huge door for artists and their abil...

Getting the most out of SoundCloud Stations

February 2, 2016

Giveaway - SCPlanner Hits 10 Million Reposts Across Entire Platform

September 18, 2018

Repost Network joined forced with French-based company SCPlanner in February and we could not be happier with the results they’ve given us. Today SCPlanner h...

Hacking Spotify: Followers, Streams, and Algorithmic Playlists

May 4, 2018

Spotify’s curated playlists get lots of love on the home screen, but the real driver for music streams comes from the algorithmic playlists. These playlists,...

How long does it take for distribution releases to hit stores?

November 16, 2016

Here is how long it will take for your music to hit stores if you did not submit a specific release date 2-3 weeks prior to submission:

How to Attract More Views on Your SoundCloud Releases

September 14, 2018

As an artist it’s really important that you build your reputation on SoundCloud as much as possible. The platform opens up so many doors for upcoming musicia...

How to Change Your Apple Music Profile Image

September 28, 2017

Sometimes, we get questions asking if we can charge artist profile images on Apple Music, Spotify, or another platform. The answer is we can’t, but you can!

How to Change Your Artist Profile Picture on Spotify

September 5, 2017

In order to get the most out of your Spotify Artist Profile, you should be using Fan Insights to track and better understand your listeners. Likewise, you sh...

How to Change your Profile Picture on Streaming Platforms: The Ultimate Guide

August 8, 2018

Every musician wants a clean profile picture for all their distribution platforms. If you’re an artist who doesn’t know how to get a pic uploaded or changed ...

How to Get Your Music Video on VEVO

April 12, 2018

Vevo is well-known for providing premium video content. More specifically, it offers some of the best and most popular music videos. Getting your music video...

How to Protect Your Intellectual Property Rights on Spotify

September 24, 2017

If users are illegally claiming your images, songs, or content as their own, you can get it taken down internally with Spotify. That’s one of the beauties of...

How to Write a Bomb Spotify Bio

March 9, 2018

After Spotify rolled out customized written bios for artists, it seems like everyone has a cool and quirky take on themselves. Bios are primarily used to sta...

Inside YouTube's Brand New UI/UX Change

August 30, 2017

YouTube made some major changes to their UX and UI. With the addition of a brand new logo, icon, and new desktop design, YouTube has once again evolved into ...

Introducing Instagram Music Stories

July 3, 2018

Instagram just got cooler. Now your fans can add your music to their photos and videos, creating a soundtrack to their story. By adding music to stories, Ins...

Introducing SoundCloud Backup

July 18, 2017

We take all of our user feedback into consideration when we develop new plans for our platform. One thing has stood out most recently among the rest: the abi...

Introducing the Repost Blog

August 1, 2015

Hey everyone,

Listen Now: The Burning Man 2017 Playlist

August 30, 2017

The crucible of creativity is under way, and what better way to get in on the action at Burning Man 2017 then with a dedicated Spotify playlist.

Make Money for Your Blog/Channel/Network with SubmitHub

June 5, 2017

We’re excited to announce a brand new partnership with SubmitHub. If you’re unfamiliar with the platform, SubmitHub monetizes the music submission process fo...

Meme Culture Versus The Music Industry

May 3, 2017

A few years ago, there was a lot of hype surrounding the release of Drake’s single, “Hotline Bling”, and rightfully so. He released the song back in July of ...

Monetize your track on SoundCloud from play one

March 8, 2017

Hello Repost family,

Monetizing your Music across YouTube with Repost

February 1, 2016

With over 1 billion users, YouTube is easily the worlds largest music streaming site and it’s important that your music be protected across it. Repost can h...

Music Modernization Act Passed By US Senate

September 19, 2018

The House of Representatives passed their Music Modernization Act in April which caused another similar bill to be presented to the US Senate. However compli...

Muzooka Gets Artists the Royalties They Deserve

August 30, 2018

In today’s music industry it’s nearly impossible to collect even a fraction of the money that artists really make for themselves - especially within the aspe...

Net Neutrality Matters and Here's Why

July 19, 2017

As a tech company, we join with the countless others pressuring the FCC to maintain net neutrality.

New SoundCloud Playlist Stats Connect Creators and Curators

October 6, 2017

For creators, stats are essential. They help them improve their next releases and uncover what their audiences love the most about them. Now, stats are going...

Promoting Your Music on Pandora

June 12, 2017

Promoting your music on Pandora is key to increasing your fan base and generating more traction as an artist. Luckily, Pandora created unique tools to help y...

Repost Network Acquires SCPlanner and Artist Engine. Free Accounts now Available to Repost Network Artists!

March 7, 2018

We are ecstatic to announce that we have acquired French-based companies SCPlanner and Artist Engine. Our first step is to offer FREE ACCOUNTS with both serv...

Repost Network Adds SoundExchange as a DSP to the Dashboard

May 24, 2018

It’s official. SoundExchange has been added to the Repost Network Dashboard. Now, artists can enable SoundExchange and collect more from their royalties. But...

Repost Network Now Distributes to Chinese DSPs NetEase, Alibaba, & Tencent

June 28, 2018

Now available in the dashboard, Repost Network users can distribute their music into China. With access to Chinese DSPs NetEase Music, Tencent QQ Music, and ...

Repost Network Now Offers Distribution to Korean Music Stores

March 12, 2018

Repost Network now distributes to Korean music stores. Selecting Melon Plus in the application allows users to distribute to the Korean music market.

Repost Network's Newest Feature - Don't Sample Me

October 5, 2015

Hey everyone! We have some exciting news! We’ve partnered with Don’t Sample Me to bring you a new app in our creator dashboard! 

Repost Now Distributing to Instagram

August 28, 2018

We’re excited to announce that Repost artists can now deliver music to Instagram!

Searching Songs by its Lyrics Now Available on Apple Music

September 20, 2018

There are a lot of unique features found on Spotify’s platform that are lacking from Apple Music, but soon Apple may just have an edge over other major strea...

Setting Up A Spotify Verified Artist Account

December 14, 2015

SoundCloud Discover (Suggested Tracks)

June 22, 2016

SoundCloud is built for discovery; for the magic moment when you’re blown away by an artist you’ve never heard before. Connecting listeners to new artists an...

SoundCloud Introduces Real-Time Stats

January 19, 2018

SoundCloud added real-time stats updates for artists. These stats include plays, likes, reposts, comments, and more. Select the new “Today” custom view in th...

SoundCloud Launches "First On SoundCloud" to Celebrate and Promote Creators

March 21, 2018

Upload an original track to SoundCloud and tag it #SCFIRST, for a chance to be promoted across SoundCloud.

SoundCloud Launches App on Xbox One

May 31, 2017

SoundCloud just rolled out an app on Xbox One, letting users listen to the millions of tracks available on the streaming service. Anyone with a SoundCloud ac...

SoundCloud Now Introducing Their Own Version of Discover Weekly

September 11, 2018

Spotify and Apple Music’s algorithmic playlists have been consistently providing their subscribers with music they love, and it’s proven to be beneficial for...

Speeding up your SoundCloud monetization with e-NOIs

November 6, 2015

Publishing clearance is an essential part to monetization on SoundCloud. And there is a correct way of going about it, and a wrong way. In this blog post we’...

Spotify Adds Second App Exclusively for Artists

October 16, 2017

Spotify has released a brand new app: Spotify for Artists. This app is the mobile version of its artist-centered dashboard client for tracking new music, upd...

Spotify Playlist Pitching

July 13, 2016

Spotify for iOS Now Displaying Songwriting Credits

August 15, 2018

Producers and songwriters are working tirelessly behind-the-scenes to make hit songs, creating success for big artists in today’s industry while they remain ...

Sprint Could Single-Handedly Save Tidal as a Platform

September 5, 2018

As of today, you as an artist are able to distribute your music into 25+ different platforms using Repost Network’s services. Here’s why you should consider ...

Submit YOUR Music to Spotify Official Curators

July 25, 2018

Beginning on July 19, artists, labels and managers who distribute their music to Spotify now have the ability to submit music directly to Spotify official pl...

SubmitHub Best Practices (for Artists)

May 30, 2017

Trying to increase your chances of being picked up by a music blog? Looking to get more of your music into the hands of more people? Using SubmitHub – a plat...

Submitting Music to Official Spotify Playlists

September 14, 2018

It’s been around 2 months since Spotify gave its users the ability to submit their own music to their officially curated playlists. If you’re distributing on...

TIDAL is now an Available Release Partner for Repost Users

September 24, 2017

TIDAL, the exclusive streaming service, is now an available release partner for Repost users. How about them apples?

The 3 Best Tracks for Walking Your Dog

June 14, 2017

It’s a sunny Monday afternoon, you’re feeling good, and it’s time to take your dog (or turtle, if you’re into that) for a walk. You’re in luck. We have just ...

The End of Track Artwork

July 14, 2016

The Essential Artist One-Sheet Checklist

June 28, 2018

For those unfamiliar, a one-sheet is a one page overview of your band and/or music. Often, a one-sheet is used by PR agents, distributors, and other industry...

The Secrets Behind Follow for Download Campaigns

October 17, 2017

The phrase, “Follow for Download,” has become ubiquitous across streaming platforms, most notably SoundCloud. These Follow for Download campaigns are used by...

VEVO Specs & Best Practices

October 6, 2016

Waze and Spotify Integration Debuts on iOS

September 18, 2017

Earlier this year, Spotify and Waze announced a partnership to put Spotify playlists right within the Waze app. Now, the team-up has made its way to iOS. The...

Welcome to the New Repost Platform Beta

August 20, 2018

Every artist deserves the best experience possible when distributing, promoting, and protecting their music. Our current platform has been a great help, but ...

What is Television Tracking?

January 20, 2016

What's the Hype on Beatport Hype?

July 3, 2018

Beatport is the number one store for electronic music DJs worldwide. Up until recently, Beatport’s charts, banners, and new release sections have been domina...

Where are my SoundCloud Earnings?

May 3, 2017

After countless months of working with SoundCloud on their payment delays we regret to inform that the platform is late yet again on their March earnings. Th...

You can now change your Spotify Artist Profile images directly on Spotify

August 3, 2016

Spotify has now released a feature that was once unavailable: you can now customize the look of your Spotify Artist Profile directly in-app on your desktop!

YouTube Adds Songwriter, Label, and Publisher Credits to Millions of Songs

May 16, 2018

As of today, over half a billion videos on YouTube will carry songwriter, label, and publisher data – and that’s just the beginning.

YouTube Art Tracks now available through Repost Network

November 6, 2017

Art Tracks are static image videos on YouTube that are regarded as the official audio-only version of a sound recording on YouTube. As such, these Art Tracks...

YouTube Partner Program (YPP) Changes Monetization Requirements

January 19, 2018

YouTube has taken measures to tighten the rules around its partner program, and raised the requirements that a channel/creator must meet in order to monetize...

Fresh Music Friday (6)

Fresh Music Friday: Week 1

June 2, 2017

It’s Friday, the sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and tons of new music has just come out from all over the place. Check out the dopest of the dope on...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 2

June 9, 2017

On this week’s edition of Fresh Music Friday, we bring you that homegrown goodness, fresh off the grill, still smoking hot music. With Week 2, we present a h...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 3

June 16, 2017

Whoa, nelly! Our third Fresh Music Friday is underway. This week, we take a look at some Indie, Hip-Hop, and Electronic releases. Check out our Instagram sto...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 4

June 21, 2017

What day is it? Friday. What does that mean? Fresh Music. So hop on in, we’re going for a ride.

Fresh Music Friday: Week 5

June 28, 2017

It’s figgity figgity Fresh Music Friday. Bringing you that wholesome music goodness that excites your taste buds and makes you go hm hm hm. So grab your cutl...

Fresh Music Friday: Week 6

July 12, 2017

We’re back at it again with Fresh Music Friday, bringing you the most relevant and newest music of the week.

Merchandise (1)

Merch Revisited: A Paradigm Shift in Fan Engagement

March 15, 2017

Artists today have never been better positioned to earn sustainable livings through their craft. In today’s digital age, they’re primed to operate a holistic...

Op Ed (1)

Op-Ed: Living For and From Your Passion

March 26, 2018

At Repost Network, we strive to make the best application for our users, and be the best team to support you and your needs. We always appreciate your feedba...

Royalties (2)

5 Royalty Streams Every Indie Artist Should Know

March 9, 2017

With the rise of music distributors and digital music aggregators, it has never been easier for an indie artist to release and monetize their music across th...

Getting Paid by Repost

April 10, 2017

Welcome to Repost!

SoundCloud (7)

Getting More Plays on SoundCloud Tips and Tricks

April 4, 2017

As one of the leading monetization networks for SoundCloud, we often get asked what are the best ways to increase exposure around a given release on the plat...

Introducing the New SoundCloud Home Experience

December 15, 2017

SoundCloud just launched a brand new home experience. It makes it easier than ever to discover the hottest releases across the platform.

SoundCloud Adds Algorithmic Sources Insights

November 24, 2017

SoundCloud continues to make it easier for artists to grow their audiences. With the addition of a new stat, algorithmic play insights, creators will receive...

SoundCloud Pulse App Update - Top Listeners, Countries, Cities

August 23, 2017

Built as SoundCloud’s creator-focused companion app, the SoundCloud Pulse app lets creators track and analyze their buzzing communities on-the-go. And it jus...

SoundCloud Takes on $170 Million and a New CEO

August 12, 2017

Soundcloud has a special place in everyone’s heart, which is why there was some anxiety surrounding the recent SoundCloud disruption. Now, the plan behind So...

SoundCloud Terminology: What is a PLine? A CLine?

June 12, 2017

Sometimes the legal terms in music can be confusing. And often, it can be overwhelming. We’re here to help you understand them. While the PLine and CLine hav...

The Most Important Tip for SoundCloud Uploads

June 6, 2017

If you’re having trouble with the quality of your uploads on SoundCloud, we may have the solution for you. Typically you would think that once your track is ...

Trap Music Tuesday (6)

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 1

June 6, 2017

This is Trap Music Tuesday, where Repost Network brings you the latest and greatest from our trap artists. If you’re looking for some hard hitting, smash Tra...

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 2

June 13, 2017

Trap Music Tuesday is back for the second week in a row. With a brand new list of songs, start your Tuesday off right with some 808 bass and sizzling snares.

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 3

June 20, 2017

We’re back with another Trap Music Tuesday. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #TrapMusicTuesday on Twitter and to vote for your favorite in our Twitter poll. L...

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 4

June 27, 2017

The latest and greatest Trap hits are in on today’s Trap Music Tuesday. Vote for your favorite artist on Twitter.

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 5

July 10, 2017

Remember the MTV show Silent Library? This isn’t that. This is Trap Music Tuesday, where we get loud and proud about the latest in Trap and 808 bass.

Trap Music Tuesday: Week 6

July 17, 2017

Straight out the trap cannon, we’ve got three new bangers on the roster this week.

YouTube (1)

How to Properly Dispute a YouTube Claim

March 21, 2017

There is a correct way and an incorrect way to dispute a YouTube claim. Whether it is Repost Network who issued a claim on your video or another rightsholder...