10 awesome websites to find background music for your videos

Find great background music for your Youtube videos

Free Music Archive – Free Music Archive lets you search by the type of Creative Commons license you’re willing to work with, or you can filter out only background music in the public domain.

GerryMusic – Gerry Music offers free background music for personal use with Creative Commons attribution.

Incompetech – Incompetech offers background music with different styles like jazz, rock, classics, macabre and more and tracks are available free of charge with proper attribution.

Internet Archives NetLabels – Internet Archives NetLabels offers tracks produced by independent virtual record labels.

TuneTrack – TuneTrack Commercial is a collection of royalty-free tracks with one-time license fees.

Opsound – Opsound offers free to use the music for any purpose, but commercial users should request permission from the creator.

BeatPick – BeatPick allows you to license a song indicating what you’re using it for, which dictates the cost of the license.

Jamendo – Jamendo offers different tracks for different types of video ads, including Facebook, YouTube, radio and TV.

MagnaTune – MagnaTune works directly with artists and states that 50% of the license fee goes directly to the music’s creator.

IMATunes – The German IMATunes offers royalty free tracks without costs “now and in the future”.


Source: Larry Kim

Photo by Jakob Owens

10 interesting but not very useful apps

Nothing better to do? Let’s try some apps!

  1. The BS Generator – Generates Bullshit texts that looks like they mean something clever (iOS)
  2. Cry Translator – Figure out what your baby needs by translating your baby’s cries (iOS)
  3. Fix a fight – Guides you through steps to help you and your partner make quality repairs to relationship wounds (iOS)
  4. Daily Water – Track the quantity of water you drink and remind you to drink water (iOS)
  5. Is it dark outside? – Informs you whether or not it’s dark outside in your current location (iOS, Android)

  6. Taxi Hold’em – Flashes the word “TAXI” on your screen to get cab drivers’ attention (iOS)

  7. Virtual cigarette smoking – Install on your phone and show your friends how you smoke a virtual cigarette (Android)

  8. Send Me To Heaven (S.M.T.H.) – Challenges you to toss your phone in the air as high as possible (Android)
  9. Yo – You have a list of your friends, you tap them, their phone shouts “Yo”. (iOS, Android)
  10. iBeer – Drink beer on your iPhone (iOS, Android)

Photo by Gilles Lambert (https://unsplash.com/@gilleslambert)

List of great yearly parties around the world

Party time!

  • Ati-Atihan (Kalibo, the Philippines) – January
  • AfrikaBurn (Tankwa Karoo National Park, South Africa) –  April or May
  • King’s Day (Amsterdam, the Netherlands) –  April 27th

Photo by Joey Thompson

List of 50 highest-grossing films

Looking for some movies ideas for the weekend?

  1. Avatar (2009) = $2,787,965,087
  2. Titanic (1997) = $2,186,772,302
  3. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) = $2,068,178,225
  4. Jurassic World (2015) = $1,670,400,637
  5. The Avengers (2012) = $1,519,557,910
  6. Furious 7 (2015) = $1,516,045,911
  7. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) = $1,405,413,868
  8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011) = $1,341,511,219
  9. Frozen (2013) = $1,287,000,000
  10. Iron Man 3 (2013) = $1,215,439,994
  11. Minions (2015) = $1,159,398,397
  12. Captain America: Civil War (2016) = $1,151,488,407
  13. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) = $1,123,794,079
  14. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) = $1,119,929,521
  15. Skyfall (2012) = $1,108,561,013
  16. Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) = $1,104,054,072
  17. The Dark Knight Rises (2012) = $1,084,939,099
  18. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006) = $1,066,179,725
  19. Toy Story 3 (2010) = $1,063,171,911
  20. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) = $1,045,713,802
  21. Jurassic Park (1993) = $1,029,939,903
  22. Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999) = $1,027,044,677
  23. Alice in Wonderland (2010) = $1,025,467,110
  24. Zootopia (2016) = $1,023,057,854
  25. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) = $1,021,103,568
  26. The Dark Knight (2008) = $1,004,558,444
  27. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (2001) = $974,755,371
  28. Despicable Me 2 (2013) = $970,761,885
  29. The Lion King (1994) = $968,483,777
  30. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007) = $963,420,425
  31. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (2010) = $960,283,305
  32. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) = $958,366,855
  33. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) = $956,019,788
  34. The Jungle Book (2016) = $940,626,012
  35. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) = $939,885,929
  36. Finding Nemo (2003) = $936,743,261
  37. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) = $934,416,487
  38. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) = $926,047,111
  39. Shrek 2 (2004) = $919,838,758
  40. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) = $896,911,078
  41. Spider-Man 3 (2007) = $890,871,626
  42. Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009) = $886,686,817
  43. Spectre (2015) = $880,674,609
  44. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) = $878,979,634
  45. Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012) = $877,244,782
  46. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) = $872,662,631
  47. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) = $871,530,324
  48. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) = $865,011,746
  49. Inside Out (2015) = $857,427,711
  50. Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005) = $848,754,768

 

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_highest-grossing_films

Photo by Lloyd Dirks

Top 30 most viewed videos of Youtube (till Aug 2016)

The most viewed videos of Youtube!

  1. Gangnam Style from Psy – 2617 millions of views
  2. See You Again from Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth – 1916 millions of views
  3. Uptown Funk from Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars – 1756 millions of views
  4. Blank Space from Taylor Swift – 1687 millions of views
  5. Sorry from Justin Bieber – 1669 millions of views
  6. Hello from Adele – 1656 millions of views
  7. Shake It Off from Taylor Swift – 1567 millions of views
  8. Lean On from Major Lazer and DJ Snake featuring MØ – 1532 millions of views
  9. Bailando from Enrique Iglesias featuring Descemer Bueno and Gente De Zona – 1524 millions of views
  10. Wheels On The Bus from LittleBabyBum – 1515 millions of views
  11. Маша плюс каша from Get Movies – 1508 millions of views
  12. Dark Horse from Katy Perry featuring Juicy J – 1480 millions of views
  13. Roar from Katy Perry – 1478 millions of views
  14. All About That Bass from Meghan Trainor – 1462 millions of views
  15. Baby from Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris – 1421 millions of views
  16. Sugar from Maroon 5 – 1371 millions of views
  17. Counting Stars from OneRepublic – 1364 millions of views
  18. Chandelier from Sia – 1349 millions of views
  19. Love Me Like You Do from Ellie Goulding – 1203 millions of views
  20. Thinking Out Loud from Ed Sheeran – 1202 millions of views
  21. What Do You Mean? from Justin Bieber – 1157 millions of views
  22. Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) from Shakira featuring Freshlyground – 1148 millions of views
  23. Party Rock Anthem from LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock – 1137 millions of views
  24. Love the Way You Lie from Eminem featuring Rihanna – 1122 millions of views
  25. Let Her Go from Passenger – 1062 millions of views
  26. Propuesta Indecente from Romeo Santos – 1023 millions of views
  27. Wake Me Up from Avicii – 1016 millions of views
  28. Worth It from Fifth Harmony featuring Kid Ink – 1005 millions of views
  29. Rude from Magic! – 984
  30. Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae) from Silentó – 978 millions of views

Photo by  Bruno Gomiero