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Introducing Vydia University

Here at Vydia, our goal is to help artists of all levels create, monetize, distribute and promote their visual content on one easy to use platform. Our team is comprised of professionals from the music industry to the tech industry and everything in between. As a staff with such a diverse background and experience base […]

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D.R.A.M Makes it to MTV Jams

There is a new, infectiously catchy dance tune that is taking the internet, the radio and MTV Jams by storm. It’s ‘Cha Cha’ by D.R.A.M (Does Real A** Music) and if you haven’t heard it by now, there is a good chance you will hear it on the radio or see it on TV real […]

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How to Distribute to Christian Networks

Did you know we distribute to Christian networks too? Vydia offers a range of distribution services, from providing closed captioning, to rush delivery, and automated QC check. Network distribution covers one of the most important steps in the music video promotion process. The multi-step network submission process includes completing the online form with artist, song and […]

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Neon Hitch Creating ‘Sparks’ on MTV Hits

An artist came our way for monetization and distribution recently who immediately grabbed our attention with a music video and sound full of creative energy and raw honesty. The artist is Neon Hitch and the video is ‘Sparks’, her new single of 2015, the emerging pop artist got accepted to MTV Hits and is racking […]

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How to Publish Audio on Vevo

You asked, we answered. Introducing the Artwork Video Creator Tool, invented to publish audio tracks on Vevo for optimum monetization results. Here at Vydia, we constantly coming up with ways for independent artists to make the most of their online presence and generate the most revenue possible. Artists are now able to upload and monetize their […]

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Top Performing Latino Artists

Vydia monetizes visual content for artists from every background, genre and whether they are independent or signed. Music from the Latin scene is currently soaring for Vydia artists. There is a great mix of rock, pop, rack and classic latino sounds.  Below we’ve listed the top Latino artists who are receiving thousands of views (some […]

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Now Publish Your Audio Files on Vevo

The Artwork Video Creator tool is here. Users can now create Artwork Videos in under 15 minutes using Vydia’s newest feature. The Artwork Video Creator tool will automatically convert audio files to video. Pretty cool, right? Upload as many MP3, FLAC, AIFF or WAV files, add album artwork and we will take care of the […]

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See Vydia Artists Back to Back on AXS TV

Want to see your music video on a major television network? Vydia has distribution partnerships with over 40 destinations all over the world. Our artists get accepted to major television networks everyday,it is a chance for thousands of new viewers to see your videos and hear your music. Once submitted we’ll handle all the paperwork and […]

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Subscribe to Vydia’s YouTube Channel

Video tutorials are the leading educational tools around. We understand that it can take some time before becoming familiar with the Vydia platform. That is why we want to streamline the process for you. On Vydia’s YouTube channel, we are currently posting step-by-step videos on how independent artists can use Vydia to the best of it’s […]

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First Annual Independent Artist Day

Once we heard May 26 would be the First Annual Independent Artist Day, we got onboard immediately with the idea. Here at Vydia, we are dedicated to providing independent artists with the resources they need to get the best exposure for their music videos. Whether we are creating Vevo channels or distributing to MTV, Revolt […]

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What are the Benefits of Vevo?

As an independent artist, it is important to have a properly monetized music channel. A question we frequently get asked is “Why Vevo? My music videos are on YouTube, isn’t that good enough?” Your number one goal as a musician is to make the most of your presence on the web and submitting your music […]

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New Visuals for “Money” by Sebastian Mikael

The smooth riffs and vocals of Sebastian Mikael grabbed our attention with the release of “Beautiful Life” back in 2011. The Swedish born singer-songwriter released his first mixtape “J’Adore” soon after moving from Sweden to Los Angeles to attend the Musicians Institute then continuing on to Berklee College of Music in Boston. It was at […]

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Best Ways to Get Exposure

Looking for the best ways to get your music video out there? You’re in the right place! Here at Vydia, we watch countless of hours of music videos per day and know a thing or two about getting your music video the right exposure. Here are our four top ways independent artists can promote themselves, […]

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Coco Jones Now Seen on MTV Hits

You may remember her from the Disney Channel, but these days, Coco Jones is all grown up and ready to show the world her new sound. Her new independently released music video out for ‘Let ‘Em Know’ is currently in rotation on MTV Hits. Jones, who hails from Tennessee,  started her path to stardom in […]

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Top Performing Artist; We The Kings

Making their way on to the Pop Punk scene back in 2007, We The Kings stole the hearts of teenage girls with self-titled debut album which included platinum “Check Yes Juliet”, selling over 250,000 copies in the US. Four friends from Florida make up the band who has released five studio albums, over 12 singles, […]

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What is Music Key?

  Music Key is YouTube’s introduction into the music streaming world, offering ad-free, background play and offline listening anytime, anywhere. There are a lot of new music streaming services out there today, but this is one to keep an eye out for. If you were part of the lucky select group of people who were […]

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D∆WN Richard’s New Music Video

Who is D?WN Richard? Well, who isn’t she! D?WN is an independent, multi-platinum singer, songwriter, visual artist and New Orleans native. D?WN’s initial introduction to the music industry was as one of the members of the girl group Danity Kane. After winning the show Making the Band season three back in 2004, they were signed […]

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What Is Closed Captioning?

Interested in distribution with Vydia and wondering what is required when submitting to television networks? FCC mandates that all video content aired on television must have EIA 608/708 closed captioning (or line 21 captions) for the hearing impaired. Get all the facts below! Q: What is Closed Captioning and Why Do I Need it? A: […]

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Vydia Artist Spotlight; Angels & Airwaves

Each week Vydia is taking a closer look at the clients and artists who use the monetization and distribution services. This week we are featuring Vydia Artist Angels & Airwaves.  Ever since their return last year, they are back and bringing a whole new sound with their recent release of their newest album, “The Dream […]

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What is Content ID?

Interested in optimizing the money you earn from your music? Learn your rights as a copyright holder and protect your music and videos through YouTube’s Content ID. Content ID allows you to monetize YouTube videos that contain your content – even if it is uploaded by another user.  When advertisements play on videos that contain […]

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Let’s Be Friends

Want to get the latest scoop on music videos getting accepted to television networks, front page features on Vevo and more? Follow us on social media to see what our artists are up to and more news from Vydia.

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Indie Artist to MTV Movie Awards in Six Months

If you didn’t see it yet, do yourself a favor and watch last night’s performance at the MTV Movie Awards with Fall Out Boy and rap sensation, Fetty Wap. This New Jersey native is on the fast track to success. Within six months, Fetty Wap has racked up 40 million views on YouTube with his […]

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How to Create a YouTube Banner

Would you like to have more creative control over the way your YouTube channel looks? Take charge of your YouTube page and learn how to give it a banner to provide a personal and unique touch! We are constantly being asked for our recommendations on how to create a YouTube banner. You have the option […]

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Have Vydia Design a Custom Banner for your Vevo Page (Temporarily Unavailable)

EDIT 10/20/16: This feature from Vydia is unavailable at this time. One of the best ways to have an eye catching Vevo page is to have artwork. Here at Vydia, not only do we do the work of connecting your music video with Vevo, but we can also create banners for the artists Vevo pages […]

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