You are invited to NARIP’s
How To Monetize Music on YouTube
on Thursday, May 1, 2014
Over 400 years of content are scanned every day on YouTube, and the site has become a leading indicator in music popularity. A video trends, download sales follow and can trigger reaction at radio.
But how to harness and use this massive tool to monetize music? NARIP presents this program to explain how and provide practical guidelines with guest expert Rene Merideth of Exploration. From the anatomy of a video to FREE administrative tools for global distribution, you will learn essential information on how to grow and profit from Youtube.
You Will Learn:
- How to create an account on YouTube
- Metadata: how to do it right
- Subscribers vs. views: what’s more valuable and why?
- How do ads generate revenue?
- Do channel owner choose ads?
- How, when and from where does money flow to creators?
- Multichannel networks vs. distribution companies: what’s the difference?
- A step-by-step explanation of how creators maximize presence and revenue
- Audio finger-printing: what is it and how does it work?
- Reasonable expectations
Special thanks to Jessica Ramos and Bridget Gardiner at SAE Institute of Technology for their help organizing this event.
ABOUT RENE MERIDETH
Rene Merideth is co-founder and COO of Exploration, a business class search and comprehensive YouTube CMS management company. She is also a consultant for several other small songwriters, publishers and new media companies around the globe. Prior, she was the VP of Operations at AdShare.tv, Director of Licensing/Head of West Coast Licensing for BMG Chrysalis and Bug Music, and Manager, Mechanical Licensing for Windswept Holdings. Rene started her career in the country churches of Southern Missouri as a roadie for her Grandfather’s gospel music band. She worked with various acts of all genres in the St. Louis area until she headed off to college receiving a BA in Music Business from Belmont University in Nashville. While working across many aspects of the industry, she found her niche in artist management and music publishing. Moving to Los Angeles, she started with Windswept Publishing and survived two high profile mergers to become Head of West Coast licensing for BMG. Over the years, she has worked on music by artists including Alison Krauss, Vince Gill, Kings Of Leon, KISS, Bruno Mars, Beyonce, Eminem, Pink and Pete Townshend among others. In 2012, she founded her consulting firm, Red Dragon Management, with the goal of educating artists / songwriters and helping the little guys have a voice in the industry. Rene received Certified status from YouTube in 2013. Additionally, she is on the Board of Directors for LA Women In Music and is a member of NARAS, ASCAP, AIMP and the California Copyright Conference.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
6:30 p.m. – Registration and networking
7:00 p.m. – Program begins
8:15 p.m. – Break
9:30 p.m. – Program ends
SAE Institute of Technology
6565 W. Sunset Boulevard
Suite 280, Classroom D
Los Angeles, CA 90028-7205
DIRECTIONS & MAP
Major cross streets: Sunset and Cahuenga. Click here for map. Enter main lobby of building and take elevator to second floor, Suite 280 (Classroom D).
$10 flat rate after 6:00 p.m. in the 6565 building lot.
$6 parking in church lot at Sunset & Cassil (enter from Selma, behind church) – lot closes 11pm
Metered street parking but be sure to read signs carefully
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WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Artist Managers, Producers & Artist Reps
A&R, Artist Development and Marketing Executives
Record, Distribution & Music Publishing Executives
Anyone seeking placement opportunities in trailers, film and TV promotional campaigns.
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SOURCES FOR MORE INFO
- Article: How To Make & Monetize Covers (legally) on YouTube
- SAE Institute of Technology
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