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How To Copyright a Song For Free with Smart steps?

 

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 Only an artistic person will always understand the amount of hard work that goes in making a true piece of art. It can be a painting or a sculpture. No art is yours if you have not copyrighted it. Copyright simply means you hold the right to do whatever you wish with it, it includes things like letting someone modify it or sell it.

We all love songs and if you are someone who creates them then copyright should always be your top priority. No will can withstand the pain of getting the credits robbed by someone else. In this article, we elucidate you about the ways in which you can add copyright to your song for free.

The very first thing to understand once you create a song is that it should exist in real over a piece of paper or as a recording. Anything that lies in your head can’t be copyrighted. So always make sure to give your song some presence, which automatically makes it yours and you own the copyright.

But, what if a dispute arises, How are you going to prove the song is yours?

you need to register your song and protect your copyright. A copyright is like a bunch of rights that you get which you can practice 

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It depends on you if you wish to keep all the rights to yourself or give some of the rights as a license to someone else for mutual benefit.

You can register for free with any of the licensing agencies such as BMI and ASCAP. They will not however give you any legal protection, such sites only let you sell license of the song. You should always remember that a song is your brainchild that has been nurtured with a lot of hard work, always make sure you spend some amount to protect it from going in wrong hands.

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To begin with, create an online account with the US Copyright office. You will require basic information such as name, userid(Freshly created) and security question. In the next process the portal will ask you for personal information such as your address and phone number. Once done, click on finish and your account is ready.

Pre-Registering the song is an important process. If you are going to mass produce your song then you should look into the eligibility criteria and then proceed. You are required to login via eCO credentials. Select the “Pre-Register a claim” and read the overview.

Once you have the details then you need to choose a domain, next step will be to set a title for your work which could be the song name or album name. If you are publishing an entire album then it is necessary to write down the name of songs. Once you have done it and few more formalities like description of dates and author, you can then certify your claim.

Now you have successfully copyrighted your song.  So next time if you wish to get things sorted in terms of claiming, then you can show them a proof. Copyright is an important issue and needs to be addressed with some level of seriousness. If you wish to register your copyright claims with the US Copyright office then you can refer to this wiki document. The whole process will be similar except for the additional steps like limit claim and naming of correspondent.

Creating music is a piece of art so go ahead and let the creative juice flow. We hope, now you know how to copyright your song for free. It is a necessary step and will always ensure hard work is safe and secure.

Infographic explaining the music copyright process: 

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Source: http://langwitches.org


Best Type Of Music To Listen While Studying

It’s hard to get kids to study. Or if you’re a student yourself, books can be boring. I understand. A lot of people plug in their earphones and turn on some music to get through their reading quicker, but it doesn’t always help. Well, that’s because things aren’t as simple as playing your favorite track and hoping for the best. Want to study? Here’s the best type of music you can listen to to boost your performance.

Effect of Music on the brain

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It is no secret that your mood is controlled by what you listen to, even if it is on the radio. Music has a way of influencing your mental state. You listen to a peppy upbeat song and you can feel a spring in your step. Listen to a morose song and you’ll probably think about your ex the whole day. Listen to a song with an energetic drum beat and you’ll have a feeling you can take on the entire world. So what kind of music makes you feel studious?

There’s a lot of debate on the topic in the scientific community. There are no clear winners, because different academic pursuits at different levels require different skills. Plus, brain chemistry is constantly in flux in an average person’s student life, right from childhood to puberty and to the point puberty comes to a rest in one’s early twenties. So there is a lack of concrete data that can hold for all academic pursuits undertaken by someone from a random age group.

Music as a way to reduce stress

 

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You can reduce stress through music, no doubt. Cutting stress is taken to be the default function of music, and we can agree it is effective.

That said, it is not wise to listen to music to reduce stress in the middle of your academic exercise. If you prefer to listen to death metal on a high volume to reduce stress, you’re probably not going to get anything about nuclear chain reactions memorised. If you’re going to listen to a sad break-up song while studying biology, you’ll be more focused on your broken heart than how the heart functions.

After you’re done studying, though, music might be able to help you calm down and take a breather. In fact, you can even take things a step further and sway to it, even dance! To reduce stress, any genre or artist or type of song will do as long as it makes you relax.

Music to boost learning

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Science records the Mozart effect. Kids listening to Mozart perform better at academic tasks. This has been linked to the symmetrical and synchronous nature of classical music, of which, Mozart is the best recognised artist. The constant rhythm aids in maintaining a mental equilibrium, which can be beneficial in performing tasks that require concentration. Similar effects have not been observed with other popular forms of music, which makes people think Mozart specifically has something to do with better brain function. He doesn’t.

Listening to light instrumental music can help soothe students and keep them performing better. Other subjects like Math don’t care if the music has lyrics or not; music might help you solve problems if you’re engrossed in the solution.

I hope this helps you know the truth about music you can listen to while studying. Best of luck, my friend!

Here's the video prooving our above statement!!

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