HOW TO SUBMIT A MUSIC VIDEO TO VEVO

Now that you have your Vevo channel. You must submit your music videos. For the video to be published correctly you must follow the following instructions:

  1. You must prepare the files, first. To publish you need 2 files (1 video and a cover image or video thumbnail).
    1. The video must comply with technical requirements to maintain the quality of content in Vevo.
      1. The video must have dimensions of 1920 x 1080p known as Full HD.
      2. The formats supported by Vevo are .mp4 and .mov
  • The video cannot have intros.
  1. The video cannot have outro or credits at the end.
  2. The video cannot have logos.
  3. The corners of the video must be without logos and without credits.

NOTE. THE TITLE OF THE VIDEO, NAME OF THE ARTIST, NAME OF THE DIRECTOR OR NAME OF THE MUSIC LABEL. IT CAN GO ON THE CENTRAL ZONE OF THE VIDEO, IN LETTERS AND AFTER THE SECOND 4 SINCE THE START OF THE VIDEO AND ON THE VIDEO IN AN ARTISTIC AND PROFESSIONAL WAY.

  1. The cover image of the video or thumbnail must have a size of 1920 pixels wide by 1080 pixels high in .jpg format with a file size of no more than 3 megabytes.
  1. The second step is to upload and send your music video. For this there are 2 options from which you can choose:
    1. Option 1: Enter our user portal by clicking on “LOG IN” and inserting your credentials (User and Password). When you are inside the portal you should go to the main menu on the left of the screen and select “NEW VIDEO UPLOAD” and the following form will open which you must complete with the information of your video. Select “PUBLISH ON VEVO” and continue with the boxes.

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When you fill in all the boxes with the required information you must click on the “NEXT” button to continue and upload the files on the next page.

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Here you must drag and drop the video and the thumbnail.

 

IMPORTANT! YOU MUST NAMED THE VIDEO AND IMAGE FILE CORRECTLY BEFORE UPLOADING

 

The video should be named as follows: YourChannelVEVO – Artist Name – Video Name.mp4 ó .mov

 

The cover image should be named as follows: Video Name.jpg

 

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When you read the message “SUCCESS” to the right of the video file and the image file. You will be able to close the window and the process will have finished correctly.

 

  1. Option 2: The other way to send us your video to be published is to name the files correctly as indicated in the previous section and send them via wetransfer.com to the email info@castromusic.com and send an email to the same address with all the details of the release as publication date, description, labels, etc.

 

WE ADVISE TO PROGRAM AND REQUEST THE LAUNCH OF THE MUSICAL VIDEO WITH MINIMUM 2 WEEKS IN ADVANCE.

 

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