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TikTok Opens Doors for Performers Again

January 4, 2021 — TikTok has released a one-hour musical on their platform, and while it is unprecedented for the app, the story does not end there. The limited event was created to support The Actors Fund, and raised one million dollars on its first night. Which is something I would say is a success for the company. If you had a chance to catch the musical then you know it was a fun experience unlike anything we have ever seen. However, the story behind the idea is just as interesting.

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Covid Will Not Stop the New Year Celebrations

December 28, 2020 — Covid has changed a lot in the past year, affecting millions across the globe. While we are not quite out of the woods yet, 2021 promises to be a better year. Most people will be bringing in the New Year a little differently this year, but just because we can not dance shoulder to shoulder at a party does not mean the party is canceled. There are plenty of New Year’s Eve Parties happening online this year, and there is something for everyone.

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Understanding YouTube Royalties for Independent Artists

December 11, 2020 — YouTube can be a bit of an enigma for Independent artists since things are always changing on the Google-owned platform. There tends to be a lot of confusion over how artists receive royalties, and what use of their intellectual property earns those royalties. A clear understanding of the money you are entitled to will help you advocate for yourself, and make informed decisions when working with publishing and licensing companies.

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UPDATED: TikTok Ban and New Competition Puts Platform’s Future in Jeopardy

September 19, 2020 — TikTok may be viewed as a platform that’s helped bring rise to several musical careers. But is there something sinister lying beneath that flashy app that’s fueling talks of a TikTok ban? A recent review of the app performed by ProtonMail indicates the video-sharing platform is quite nefarious, which may be the best news for its up-and-coming competition.

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