How do YouTubers make money?

At this point, it is no surprise knowing that there are a lot of people out there making money from their YouTube channels. With 30 million active users every day, YouTube has become so big that creating and posting videos on the platform has become a very prominent career. Nowadays young kids and teens everywhere […]

We are looking for a UX/UI Designer!

Want to be part of HookSounds? We are looking for a UX/UI Designer to turn our ideas into easy-to-use features for products that broaden our value proposition for customers. UX/UI Designer responsibilities include: – Understanding the products’ value proposition. – Understanding current and potential user profiles and needs then designing experiences to satisfy them. – […]

What are Diegetic Sounds?

Diegetic is a term probably only those in the filmmaking business have heard of, but if you have landed here is probably because you want to know about its definition too. In filmmaking, the world of a film is called the diegesis, therefore everything that exists within that world is diegetic and everything else is […]

The importance of music in Video Games

All 80s and 90s kids reading this will probably recognise the Mario Bros video games and most likely remember its characteristic soundtrack. Old-school video games such as Pac Man and Mortal Kombat, and even more recent hits like Halo and Fortnite, wouldn’t be the same without their easily recognisable tunes, which have become classics on […]

The right way to deal with YouTube copyright notices

The right way to deal with YouTube copyright notices Understanding content ID Content ID refers to a widely used fingerprinting process which content creators use to manage and identify any copyrighted content that is on the YouTube platform. All videos that are uploaded on YouTube have to be scanned using special software to determine whether […]

Why Online Media Will be Dominated by Video in the Future

The online landscape is always evolving and the way people consume online content today is quite different to what it was 10 years ago. During the 2016 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Mark Zuckerberg made an interesting observation about online users that is clearly evident in the online world today. He pointed out during his […]

Posso utilizar músicas livres de royalties no YouTube?

Posso utilizar músicas livres de royalties no YouTube? A música é um aspecto importante de qualquer vídeo. Essa relevância é ainda mais notada nos vídeos online que estão ganhando popularidade em plataformas como o YouTube. A música ajuda a atrair os espectadores e tornar o tema do vídeo mais compreensível. No entanto, é crucial saber […]

What is Royalty Free Music?

What is Royalty Free Music? If you are looking for music for your next video, check our collection of royalty free music. There are plenty of inaccuracies and misconceptions about royalty free music that need to be set straight and this post will help to put things in perspective. First off, it is important to […]