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Free music (and other resources) for your videos (and other projects).
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Notes:http://goo.gl/CBr7le
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Add your own resource - http://goo.gl/forms/jQ1sR1eOmlAdditional Information: Can I really use these?
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See alsoCommons:Free media resources(Wikimedia difines "free" in a different way than this guide/YouTube)
non-free files = files that can't be used at YouTube without permission
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NameURLDescriptionLicenceAdditional notes/URLs
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MUSIC
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audio portals
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Artist Serverartistserver.comuser-submitted musicvarious, see track description, also non-free files
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Audiofarmaudiofarm.orguser-submitted musicvarious, see track description, also non-free files
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ccMixterdig.ccmixter.orguser-submitted music, specialized on remixesvarious, see track description, also non-free files
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ccTraxcctrax.commusic submitted by labelsvarious, see track description, also non-free files
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Chillhop Recordschillhop.comWeblabel specialized on Chilled Hiphop, Jazzhop, Triphop etc. YouTube monetization allowed, see license pageMost music is pay-what-you-want.
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ComposersCloudcomposerscloud.commusic submitted by selected artists
own TOS, allows usage and monetization on video platforms like YouTube ; German website
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Exzel Music Co.freemusicpublicdomain.comMusic spanning many genresCC-by
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Free Music Archivefreemusicarchive.orguser-submitted musicvarious, see track description, also non-free files
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Free Stock Musicfreestockmusic.comStock music in various genresown TOS
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FreePDfreepd.comCC0 music collected from various placesCC0
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Freesoundfreesound.org/browse/tags/musicuser-submitted music (site also features SFX)various, see track description
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iBeatibeat.orgloops & beatsvarious, see track description
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Internet Archive/Audio Archivearchive.org/details/audiouser-submitted music (site also features other media)various, see track description, also non-free files
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jamendojamendo.comuser-submitted musicvarious, see track description
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Machinima soundmachinimasound.com"Quality over Quantity"CC-by, CC-by-nc-nd (non-free)Only the "legacy tracks" are usable in videos
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Musopenmusopen.orgpublic domain music, mostly classicalPublic domain
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Partners in Rhymepartnersinrhyme.comMusic by a collective, site also features paid workOwn licence (PDF)
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Soundcloudsoundcloud.comuser-submitted musicvarious, see track description, also non-free files
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Wikimedia Commons
commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Audio_files
various, see file description, also non-free files
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YouTube Audio Libraryyoutube.com/audiolibraryMusic provided by YouTube (site also features SFX)Own Licence (see page)
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artists
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Aries 4Rce BeatZsoundcloud.com/aries4rceMusic by Aries 4Rce (80+)Own licence; CC-byYouTube-playlist
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Audionautixaudionautix.comMusic by Jason ShawCC-by
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Benjamin Briggsbenbriggs.netMusic by Benjamin Briggs (30+)CC-byNewer songs appear to be non-free
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BjoKib
bjokib.com/background-music-free-download/
Electronical Music by BjoKibown licence
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incompetechincompetech.com/musicDiverse Music by Kevin MacLeod (2000+)CC-by
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JiMiG2pt0jimig2pt0.com"Glitch-edelic dub-rock" by JiMiG2pt0 (20+)CC-by
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Josh Woodwardjoshwoodward.comMusic by Josh Woodward (200+)CC-by
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King James
kingjamesroyaltyfreemusic.blogspot.com
Music by King JamesCC-by
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longzijunlongzijun.wordpress.com/musicMusic by Longzijunown licence
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musmusmusmus.main.jpMusic by watsonown licenceJapanese website
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NoSoapRadionosoapradio.usElectronical Music by DeceasedSuperiorTechnician (500+)CC-by
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OurMusicBoxourmusicbox.comMusic by Jay Man (4000+) CC-by
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Purple Planetpurple-planet.comMusic by Chris Martyn and Geoff HarveyCC-by
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TeknoAXEteknoaxe.comMusic by TeknoAXE (~1000)CC-by
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Twin Musicomtwinmusicom.orgMusic services startupCC-by
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IMAGES
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Barn imagesbarnimages.comnon-stock photography (~1000)CC0
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Crow the stonecrowthestone.comPhotos by Abinav ThakuriCC0
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everystockphotoeverystockphoto.comsearch engine, 10 million files indexedvarious, see file description, also non-free files
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flickrflickr.comimages and videosvarious, see file description, also non-free files
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flickr Commonsflickr.com/commonsPhotos from various photo archivesvarious, see file description.More info
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freeimagesfreeimages.comabout half a million stock photosown licence
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Gratisographygratisography.comPhotos by Ryan McGuireCC0
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IMAGE*AFTERimageafter.comfree images from a 90's style siteown licence
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Jay Mantrijaymantri.comImages by Jay MantriCC0
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Lebensmittelfotoslebensmittelfotos.comphotos of foodCC-by, CC0 and CC0-like, see file descriptionif not specified, the CC0-like licence is used
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Libreshotlibreshot.comStock imagesCC0
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Little Visualslittlevisuals.coPhotos by Nic (deceased in 2013)CC0
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Magdelinemagdeleine.coselected photosCC0, CC-by; see file description, also non-free files
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morgueFilemorguefile.com/archiveover 250 thousand imagesown licence
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morguefilemorguefile.comstock photosown TOS
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Moveastmoveast.mePhotos by João PachecoCC0
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Open Photoopenphoto.netPhoto sharing sitevarious, see file description, also non-free files
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Openclipartopenclipart.orgover 50000 SVG filesCC0
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OpenGameArtopengameart.orgGaming related images, sprites and tilesvarious, see file description, also non-free files
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Pexelspexels.com4500+ photos (as of Jan 2016), +70 photos per weekCC0
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Pixabaypixabay.comhalf a million photos, vector graphics and illustrationsCC0
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pixelio.depixelio.deabout half a million images
2 own licences; "rein redaktionelle Nutzung" is non-free ...
..."redaktionell und kommerziell" is free.
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Public-Domain-Photospublic-domain-photos.com5000 photos, 8000 clipartsPublic domain
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PublicDomainPicturespublicdomainpictures.netabout 75000 imagesPublic domain
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Startup Stock Photosstartupstockphotos.comStock photos about Start-ups.CC0
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Superfamous images.superfamous.comPhotos by Folkert Gorter. Focus on aerial imagryCC-by
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TextureKingtextureking.comTexture photosown TOS
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textureztexturez.comTexture photosown TOS (in footer notice)
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The Stocksthestocks.im
Meta-site for easy switching between some of the other sites listed here
N/ATool
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travel coffee booktravelcoffeebook.comtravelling-related imagesCC0
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Unsplashunsplash.com10 new photos every 10 days.CC0
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vector.mevector.mevector graphicsvarious, see file description, also non-free files
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Wikimedia Commonscommons.wikimedia.orgover 20 million filesvarious, see file description, also non-free files
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Wikitravel/sharedwikitravel.org/sharedtravelling-related imagesvarious, see file description, also non-free files
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VIDEOS
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Blender Open Projectsblender.org/features/projectsa few 3D videos from the Blender FoundationCC-by
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IgniteMotionignitemotion.comMotion video backgroundsown TOS
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Wikimedia Commons
commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Videos
various, see file description, also non-free files
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YouTube videosCC-tab at youtube.com/editoruser-submitted videosCC-by
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SOUND EFFECTS (SFX)
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SoundSilksoundsilk.comSFX provided by Stephen GeiselOwn Licence (requires attribution)
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YouTube Audio Libraryyoutube.com/audiolibrary/soundeffectsSFX provided by YouTube (site also features Music)Own Licence (see page)
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Freesoundfreesound.orgUser-contributed SFX (site also features Music)various, see file description, also non-free files.
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SoundBiblesoundbible.comSFX provided by SoundBiblevarious, see file descriptionthe "royality free sounds"-tab excludes non-commercial sounds.
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