- Soundcloud is a social media audio sharing online application.
- You can record using any device then upload to a Soundcloud account.
- Another option is to record directly on the Soundcloud site, but make sure you have good and fast Internet connection.
- You can also record directly on SoundCloud mobile for cellphones
- You can also easily embed soundcloud tracks to a blog or site by getting the embed code.
- Installation Download Audacity – It is Free!
In order to be able to export Audacity files to mp3, you need to download a LAME encoder which is also free. Mp3 is a more compressed and more widely used file format, which is very convenient. Download and install LAME encoder to export to MP3
Search audio tracks on Creative Commons
- Search JAMENDO site for Creative Commons Attribution AUDIO. You will find VERY GOOD AUDIO TRACKS.
- YOU MUST ALWAYS GIVE CREDIT BY PROVIDING A CITATION, even if you are using Creative Commons.
- Add citation on your site after the audio clip.
- Citing online music:
Author. “Song Title”. Date of Publication. Album Name. Jamendo (name of the site). Date of access. <URL>
Dead Relic. “The Truth (Will Set You Free).” Apr. 2013. Dead Relic EP. Jamendo. Web. 10 May 2013.<http://www.jamendo.com/en/track/1029348/the-truth-will-set-you-free>