FAQ

Where do I have to make copyright appointments?

The question can be answered very easily: Where everyone who consumes your project sees it.

Some common examples...

Videos

YouTube and Vimeo credits can be placed in the video description or in the video itself.

Streaming

On your profile page, add a "Music" section to place the credits. We have created a special page with even more information about streaming here: https://filmmusic.io/faq/67

Video Games

Most commonly, credits are placed on a "Credits" screen found in the settings menu.

Live Production

Credits should be placed in the program for the production. If no program exists, a voice announcement can be made.

Films

Credits should be placed in the credits portion of the film, either before or after the main film section.

Podcast/Audio Production

Credits should be voiced - usually at the end of the production.

TV/Radio Ads

It is more common to purchase an extended license, but credits may be shown visually in the production, or done as a voice-over in audio-only media.

Music on Hold

It is more common to purchase an extended license, but it is possible to record a voice-over for each piece of music used.

Background Music

It is more common to purchase an extended license, but credits may be posted in a public area of the retail space.

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