Music Publishing and Licensing Blog

 

Popular ‘Music Publishing And Licensing’ discussions

On occasion we like to share what’s happening in our Music Publishing And Licensing group on Linkedin. Currently as of August 19, 2014 we have a total of 15,426 members. Music Publishing And Licensing group background Music Publishing And Licensing is a private group established and managed by LicenseQuote in April, 2008 and though we [...]

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Library and Publisher fields

Recently LicenseQuote added a new Library and Publisher field for enhanced flexibility for publishers to manage their account with multiple publisher names used for different song/track titles as needed. For example, some songs may be registered with ASCAP, while others might be registered with BMI or SESAC, so now each song/track can list the unique [...]

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Console Users – admin permissions management feature

Recently [on May 27, 2014] we completed a new admin management feature which lets publishers set up and manage account access for their colleagues, partners, employees, staff members or, for example, a website designer or consulant, etc. Publisher admin permissions Various types of console user permissions can be turned on or off by checking corresponding [...]

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WordPress plugin and other new features

Here’s a list of recently added new features and updates which music publishers can use in their LicenseQuote accounts. Plugin that embeds LQ store on a WordPress site This feature/tool (now in Beta) makes it as easy as possible for non-programmers to use, or if you have a webmaster or developer, it will help them [...]

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Sold Licenses filter – new feature intro

This article shows how the new sorting filter works on the publisher’s Sold Licenses admin page. This new filter lets publishers sort according to the following options: 1. Show All 2. Licensing Sales 3. Retail Sales 4. Blanket Downloads – to track usage for accounts that have the Blanket license download permissions enabled 5. Free [...]

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Video gives buyers orientation to Global Store

This week we added a new introductory video to the front (home) page of the LicenseQuote website. The new LicenseQuote Buyers Intro video gives music supervisors and licensing buyers coming to our site a brief welcome message and orientation to using the Global Store to find music, register, save favorites to their projects, get license quotes, [...]

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Mixes – new feature release

For publishers with catalogs that have a number of mixes (or alternative versions) of their main tracks, our new ‘Mixes’ feature gives them an option to have them grouped together with each of their main tracks. This article explains how this feature works and how to set it up according to your catalog and licensing [...]

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Correct audio file links usage

This article is for publishers using their licensing store with the ‘Use Your Storage’ plan or audio files linking option. Some advice, examples and tips are provided to ensure that your audio files will have the correct URL address (link) format to work in your store, and correctly appear and play in your store’s waveform [...]

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Artist speaks out against Tunecore changes

Music artist, composer Steven Cravis reports his complaints about some of the TuneCore services. This post follows an article posted on the DigitalMusicNews.com website under the title: An Artist Finally Gets the Guts to Take on TuneCore. The article starts with this introduction: This is the type of artist that used to be TuneCore’s biggest [...]

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New features & functions – Nov 2013

This article highlights the most important new features and functions made available to all publishing members and clients using their stores. Most have been developed and released on the live site over the last several months. The newest features and updates are listed from the top (newest) down: * Added Price column on the Sold [...]

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