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Distribution

Customizing your streaming profiles

How can you claim and customize your Spotify, Amazon, Apple Music profiles?
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Verifying your Artist

What to do if you're asked to Verify your Artist
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Primary Artists, Featuring Artists and Contributors

Picking the right credit for your collaborators
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Making Changes to a Pending Release

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Promo Ideas for your release

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The Distribution Checklist

Everything you need to know about distributing music
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Uploading your Music

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Getting Feedback on Your Tracks

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Keep track of your contributors

Make sure you've made a note of everyone who needs a credit on your release.
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Settling on your Artist Name

It's really important that you're happy with your Artist Name before you start distributing
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Revenue Per Stream

How much do I get paid per stream?
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Additional Streaming Platforms and Digital Stores

Where do 7Digital, Facebook and Napster make my music available?
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Where does Beatchain send my music?

Which streaming platforms and digital stores does Beatchain distribute to?
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Deadlines for Holiday Releases 2021

It takes longer to distribute your music during November and December. Use this article to help you choose your release date.
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Turning photos into album artwork

Using the media library to create cover art for your releases
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What happens if my track shares audio with an existing track?

What to look out for when using free and paid beats
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Does my team know I'm distributing this release?

Check with everyone involved that they understand what you're doing with the release
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What is Suspicious Streaming Activity?

Information on fraudulent streaming activity and what we do when we detect it
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I can't find my track in the Instagram Music Library

Has your track been successfully distributed, but is not searchable from Instagram Music?
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Claiming your 'For Artists' Accounts

Controlling and editing your YouTube, Apple and Spotify for Artists profiles
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Am I ready to start distributing my music?

At what point in my music career should I start distributing?
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Using high quality artwork on your music release

How to ensure your artwork image is not too blurry
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What do the Release Statuses Mean?

What does it mean when my release is in draft, pending review, approved etc?
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Finding your ISRC codes

How to find the ISRC of your track
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What text can I have on my cover art?

Distribution: What text is and isn't allowed on your release artwork
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Setting up a Spotify Pre-save Campaign

3 easy steps for setting up your Spotify Pre-save
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Moving your music to Beatchain

Need to move your music from another distributor? Follow these steps for a smooth migration.
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How to get your tracks on TikTok... And what to do when you get them there!

Tips and tricks for viral TikTok content
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What is a UPC/EAN

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What is an ISRC?

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How do I get paid for streams and sales?

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Is there a limit to the number of tracks I can distribute with Beatchain?

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Can I manage more than one artist from a single login?

Managing more than one artist?
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When does my Account Balance update?

Seeing some streams but no royalties yet?
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Can I distribute Vinyl/CDs with Beatchain?

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Which file types do you accept for Distribution?

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Can I distribute releases with sampling and covers?

Using samples and covering another artist's songs
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Choosing a release date

How many weeks in advance should I schedule my release?
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