FAQ | Marvment
What is VEVO?

Vevo is the world's leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform. VEVO is available in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Spain and United Kingdom through VEVO.com, the mobile web, Mobile and Tablet Apps (iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Kindle Fire), Connected Television (Apple TV, Xbox, Roku, Boxee) and user embeddable video players. VEVO TV, an always-on broadcast-style music and video channel, is also available in the US and Canada within VEVO.com and apps for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Kindle Fire, Apple TV, Xbox and Roku. VEVO powers music videos on artist pages across Facebook as well as syndicates to dozens of online sites, including AOL, BET, CBS Interactive Music Group (including Last.fm and MP3.com), Disney Interactive, Fuse.tv, Univision, Viacom Media Networks, Wenner Media and Yahoo! Music. Additionally, through a special partnership with YouTube, VEVO is accessible in over 200 countries, expanding the platform's reach around the globe.

In which countries is Vevo available?

Anguilla, Australia, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Spain, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), France, United Kingdom, Gibraltar, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands,Ireland,Anguilla,Australia,Bermuda,Brazil,Canada,Spain,Falkland Islands (Malvinas), France, United Kingdom, Gibraltar, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Ireland, British Indian Ocean Territory, Italy, Cayman Islands, Montserrat, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Saint Helena, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States, Virgin Islands, British, Germany

How much does it cost to get a VEVO channel?

The cost of a basic VEVO channel is $39 , however MarvMent offers 3 different subscription packages.

Click here to view our packages.

What is a VEVO Channel?

A VEVO channel is a VEVO owned YouTube account. Videos are published to your channel to ensure that they are monetized as VEVO content.

How long will it take for my channel to be created?

Channel creations can take up to 3 weeks. You will be notified once your channel is active.

Will I be able to log in to my VEVO channel?

No, VEVO manages all the created channels. Requested changes (i.e. images or social links) should be submitted via email.

How do I make changes to my VEVO channel?

Submit all change requests via email: administrator@marvment.com

What are the requirements for the profile and banner image?

Profile image (800x800), optional banner image (2560x1440) Additional Resource:https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/2972003?hl=en

Have multiple artists and videos, can I create a promoter/label channel?

You cannot create a promoter VEVO channel. You will need to create a channel for each artist.

What if I already have a VEVO Channel, can I still upload videos?

Yes, you can upload videos to the existing channels. Please notify your current provider to ensure the existing channel has not been removed

If I already have a YouTube Channel can I merge my views to my new channel?

No, your new channel is separate from your existing channel, for this reason views cannot be merged. If you’d like to direct all your viewers to your VEVO page you can remove your video from YouTube or you can keep the video on both sites

Which platforms will my video be published on?

In addition to YouTube your videos will be published on all Vevo supported platforms including: VEVO.com, the mobile web, Mobile and Tablet Apps (iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, Windows 8, Kindle Fire), Connected Television (Apple TV, Xbox, Roku, Boxee, Samsung TV) and user embeddable video players.

What are the steps to upload and publish a video through MarvMent?
  1. Log in to the MarvMent website. This will take you to your videos dashboard.
  2. Click on the "Add Video' button. This starts the video publication wizard.
Step 1: Enter the required video metadata (Artist, Title, ISRC code.)

If you do not wish to enter additional information as in Step 2, submit the data by clicking on the Submit button. If you wish to enter optional data, click the Next button (see Step 2). After submitting your data you will be taken to the file upload tab(See Step 3)

Step 2: Enter optional video metadata (Producer, Director ...)

You do not need to complete this step unless you wish to enter optional data.

Step 3: Upload your video file: (.mov | .wmv | .avi | .mpg | .mpeg | .mp4 | .png | .flv)

After successfully uploading your video a notification will be sent to the MarvMent support team and we'll start processing your video right away. Please bear in mind that every video goes through a QA process at MarvMent. We need to verify that your video content does not breach any terms in your contract. If everything is ok, your video will be published in the next 48 hours and we'll send you a notification email.

How long does it take for a video to be published?

After submitting a video for publication, it can take any time up to 48 hours to complete publishing. Every video submitted to MarvMent goes through a QA process. We need to verify that your video content meets the requirements of our publishing partner.

What is required to publish a video through MarvMent?
  1. Our client needs to have full copyrights for the video content
  2. The video needs to have an ISRC which uniquely identifies it
  3. A video source file in any of the following formats: (.mov | .wmv | .avi | .mpg | .mpeg | .mp4 | .png | .flv)
  4. A video and artist image
  5. A YouTube channel(This will be created by MarvMent)
Can I have text and graphics in my video?

Vevo does not allow any text/ graphics displayed before the video begins or after the video ends, no text occupying the lower third corner of the video (chyrons). Your video should be clean at all times.

Click here to view a list of what not to include in your videos:

How will distributing my video with MarvMent differ from just uploading to YouTube ?

When you distribute your videos through MarvMent your videos do not just get published to YouTube but are published to every Vevo platform. This allows your videos to be reached by a wider range of audiences. The result of this is increased video view counts and a greater revenue earning potential.

How do MarvMent clients earn revenue from there published videos?

Every video published through MarvMent is monetized. Ads are randomly served against videos on YouTube and Vevo Platforms. MarvMent does not have control over how many ads are served against a video as this is purely a random selection process. Clients are paid for revenue generated from their content when revenue amount exceeds $100. The standard method of payment is by direct deposit. There will be an extra charge for any payment methods other than direct deposit.

How do I get paid?

Reporting begins 90 days after your video is published, once your account exceeds $100 payment will be issued. Going forward royalties are paid monthly.

What is an ISRC and do I need one?

An ISRC serves is an international identification system for sound recordings and music video recordings. Every video uploaded to MarvMent requires and ISRC

How can I obtain an ISRC code?

MarvMent is an approved ISRC manager and charges a fee per ISRC issued. To verify our management status go to: http://www.usisrc.org/ To order your ISCRs click here. Bear in mind you can obtain your ISRC codes from your label or any ISRC manager