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Digital Music: Most Popular Articles

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Use Mixer to Get Free Ringtones, Apps, and More...
If you're looking for free downloads for your phone, then be sure to read this Myxer review. This online service for mobile devices contains a whole host of media such as MP3 songs, ringtones, videos, apps, and more which is mostly free to download. For more information, consult our full review of Myxer that cuts to the bone.
Free Ringtones: The Best Places to Download...
Finding and downloading free and legal ringtones for your phone can be difficult at the best of times. This article spotlights ringtone sites that offer content that's legal to use. Many of the listed ringtone sites offer other content too for your phone that can either be downloaded or sent straight to your device.
How to Find Free Songs on Google Play Music
The Google Play Music store might not be the first place you think of when searching for free music. After all, doesn't it just have the one 'Free Single of The Week' promotion now? It actually has more than that when you know where to look -- including free albums too. For more information, be sure to read this guide on how to search for free songs and albums on Google Play Music.
5 Places to Get Free Music (Without The Fear of...
Are you looking for free and legal MP3 music to download? There is a mass of free music out there produced by artists just waiting to be discovered. Whatever your taste in music, you're sure to find an interesting genre from this essential top picks list.
Free Software to Remove Vocals From Songs
If you’ve ever wanted to know how to remove vocals from songs, then this article will show you the software you need to get the job done. All the software listed is free and can be used to remove voice from music. Whether you listen to CDs or MP3 files, you can with a bit of experimentation, listen to your favorite music without the singing!
What Are The Best Ways to Find Free Songs?
Are you trying to find free songs to download? There are many sources of free music and songs on the Internet, but a lot of what you discover is often illegal. Trying to find 'free' while staying on the right side of the law can sometimes feel like an impossible task when searching the Web. This article therefore shows you some of the legal ways in which you can build up a digital music library for free.
Free Software For Recording Streaming Music
Using a free streaming audio recorder enables you to grab music from virtually any service that can be accessed via your Web browser. Create MP3s easily with the tools in this top-list.
How to Sync Music to Your iPhone Using iTunes
Do you want to start using your iPhone to listen to music, but don't know how? By following the steps in this article you will see how to set up your iOS device with iTunes and choose between automatic and manual syncing.
Free Audio Editors: Create Ringtones From Songs
What are the best free audio editors to use? If you need to edit, convert, or record audio then find out which ones made it to our top-picks list.
5 DRM Removal Programs
Are you looking for DRM removal software? This article covers the best programs to use for removing DRM copy protection from your music and video files.
Top Music Download Services
The choice of what online music store you use for downloading digital music is growing all the time. And researching the Internet looking for that killer online music download service can take a long time. With this in mind, we've compiled a list of services that provide a way to download files for offline listening.
DJ Software: Free Track Mixing Tools
Are you looking for the best free DJ software programs to help you to mix music? Have fun mixing up your music library using these free DJ apps.
Delete Duplicate Music Files with These Helpful...
Have you got a disorganized music library that's probably full of duplicate files? If you're looking for ways to streamline your music collection, then using a duplicate music file finder can whip your collection back into shape. This article lists some of the best free programs that specifically geared towards your hard disk's music content.
Using Bluetooth For Music on Your iPhone
Did you know that you can use Bluetooth on your iPhone for listening to music? Whether you've got a home stereo system, in-car solution, or a pair of Bluetooth headphones, you can use this wireless feature to listen to music without having to worry about physical connections. If you haven't used this facility on your smartphone yet or don't know how to set it up, then this iPhone tutorial will show you how.
MP3 Converters: Free Software for Changing...
This article lists the best free MP3 converters for changing audio files to formats such as MP3, AAC, WMA, M4A, OGG, WAV, FLAC, and more.
How to Create an MP3 CD in Windows Media Player...
Burning an MP3 CD using Windows Media Player 11 is a great way to backup and carry around a lot of MP3s on one disc. The trusty CD maybe getting old now, but you can still use it to enjoy hours of music at home or in the car. On average, you can burn between 8 to 10 albums on a single MP3 CD! To discover how to create MP3 CDs in WMP 11, be sure to read this straight-forward tutorial.
How to Create an Audiobook in iTunes in Just 4...
Are you searching for a way to convert several MP3 files to an iTunes audiobook? Rather than having an audiobook split into multiple MP3 files, why not make it easy for yourself and create a single audiobook in iTunes? Using Apple's software media program, you can also use its bookmarking feature (similar to the M4b format) so you won't have to remember the exact position you got to. To find out how to merge several MP3 files into a single audiobook, follow this handy iTunes tutorial.
How to Normalize MP3 Files – Play Your...
Do you find yourself adjusting the volume level on your iPod, or MP3 player every time a different music track plays? This MP3 tutorial will show you how to normalize your MP3 files so they all play at the same volume level.
How Can I Listen to Streaming Music Offline?
There are some very good streaming music services on the Internet, but not all of them offer an offline mode. This is a cool feature that enables you to listen to the music you like without having to be connected to the Internet or a 3G network all of the time. If you're looking for a list of streaming music sites that have an offline mode, then consult this toplist that gives you a quick rundown on some of the best.
Free Software Tools For Copying, Ripping, and...
Are you searching for free burning software? If you’re looking to copy, rip, or burn files (such as MP3s) to disc, then you'll need a good tool. This guide highlights some of the best burner software to use that can be downloaded for free.
Free Audio File Splitters: Create Multiple...
Using a free audio file splitter can be useful for slicing up large MP3s etc. in order to create free ringtones, individual tracks from an album, or audiobook chapters.
iTunes Streaming Music: Listen to Internet...
Using Apple's iTunes software, you can access thousands of free Internet radio stations. This tutorial will show you how to find your favorite radio stations that broadcast over the Internet (sometimes called Web radio). You'll also discover how to build up a list of favorite stations that stream music by creating radio playlists.
MP3 CD Definition: What is an MP3 CD?
What is an MP3 CD? Creating MP3 CDs gives you the ability to carry around your digital music and play it on hardware devices like CD and DVD players. It's not always practical to use an MP3 player and so using an MP3 CD can be a good solution. You can also fit many more songs and albums on this type of data CD when compared to a standard audio CD -- approximately 8 to 10 albums! To find out more on MP3 CDs, read this informative article that also highlights the pros and cons.
How can I record streaming audio from the...
Do you listen to Internet radio or streaming music? Wish you could record what you hear? This digital music FAQ will give you guidance on how to record practically any sound that your computer dares to make.
Free Ringtones: The Best Ways to Get Audio...
Are you looking for alternative ways to get free ringtones for your phone? This quick tips article shows you some of the best ways to furnish your phone with free and legal tones. We'll show you where to download free and legal mp3s, and even what software and tools to use in order to create your own from your existing MP3 library.
The Best Free Software to Design CD and DVD...
Do you want to design your own CD or DVD covers? If you are looking for free software to design and print CD or DVD covers, jewel case inserts, and even booklets, then this list of free software will give you some of the best software on the Internet.
Burn up to 10 Music Albums on One Disc by...
Did you know that Windows Media Player 12 can burn MP3 CDs as well as standard music discs? Burning MP3 files to a CD-R disc can give you hours of music to carry around. In fact, you can comfortably fit 8 MP3 albums or more on to one disc! To find out how, follow this easy-to-follow guide.
Listening to Digital Music in Your Car
If you've got a digital music library and want to start listening to it in the car, then you may be wondering about your options. There are several ways (depending on the capabilities of your car stereo) that you can listen to MP3 music. Typical options include: FM transmitters, USB flash drives, memory cards, and more. To help you decide the best route to go, we've compiled list of low-cost options that you can choose from in order to transform your car stereo into an MP3 playing device.
How to Repair MP3 Files in 5 Easy Steps
Are you looking for a way to repair your damaged MP3 files? If you've got an MP3 file that refuses to play then you may be able to recover it using an MP3 repair tool. By reading this MP3 tutorial, you'll be able to easily fix the MP3 songs in your library that you would have probably deleted.
iTunes 11 FAQ: Where is the Button for Internet...
Have you upgraded to iTunes 11 and are now missing the Radio button? You may be able to access Apple's iTunes Radio, but where is the list of radio stations that were there before? To find out how to bring back this list of radio stations that broadcast over the Internet, follow the steps in this iTunes 11 frequently asked questions article.
Streaming Music: How Does it Actally Work?
What is streaming music? In this FAQ, you can find out what streaming music is, how it differs from downloading music, and what the basic requirements are.
The Top 3 Free Music Managers
Digital music managers, or MP3 organizers as they are often referred are music management software programs that are designed to help you organize your digital music collection. They typically have built-in tools like: MP3 tag editing, CD ripping, audio format conversion, and more. This article lists the best free music managers for organizing your MP3 library.
How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP4
Have you downloaded YouTube videos and need to quickly convert from FLV to MP4? The Flash video format is used on sites like YouTube, but not all PMP / MP3 players support it. Rather than finding an app for your particular device (iPhone, iPod Touch, etc.), and having to download them all again, why not use VLC Player to quickly convert them to MP4? To find out more, follow this tutorial which shows you how to convert your downloaded videos in a flash.
Top Album Art Websites: Best Places on the Net...
Are you looking for hard-to-find album art for your digital music library? Software media players like iTunes and Windows Media Player don't always find the CD cover art you are looking for and so you'll need to search for this manually. Not all sites on the Internet are easy to use or provide a wide selection of music artwork -- some sites can also contain low quality images. To help you seek out some of the best resources to use on the Internet, we've compiled a list of stellar websites that have huge album art libraries and are easy to use too.
Best Budget Music Players For Under \$70
Are you looking for an MP3 player for under $70? There are lots of budget players on the market, but which one do you choose? This 'top picks' guide spotlights some of the best ones starting for as little as $30.
Free Songs And Sounds For Halloween
Are you looking for free Halloween music? Or want to download spooky Halloween sounds? Here you will find hours of free creepy songs, sounds, and spooky music that's guaranteed to liven up any Halloween party.
CBR and VBR Encoding FAQ: What is The Difference?
When ripping your music CDs to an audio format like MP3 or converting from one format to another, you'll often need to choose between CBR and VBR encoding. But what do these abbreviations mean? And what are the differences between the two? In this FAQ, we'll examine the differences and point out which one in our opinion you should use for digital music.
Music Tagging Tools: Which Free Ones Are The...
Are you looking for a free MP3 music tag editor to better organize your song library? Find out which tools are best to use in order to fill in missing metadata information.
How to Gift iTunes Songs: Give Single Tracks or...
Do you want to send someone an iTunes song or album? Instead of giving a friend or family member credit to use, you can send them a specific track or complete album using the iTunes Store. This adds a more personal touch when buying for a Birthday, Anniversary, or any occasion where the person may want something in particular.
Best Places to Store Your Music Online
Free online music storage spaces, or music lockers as they are sometimes called, are an excellent way of listening to your music wherever you may be. You can upload your music to online storage sites that stream your music via a Web browser.
How Do You Crossfade Songs in iTunes?
Do you want to know how to remove the gaps of silence between songs in iTunes? This iTunes tutorial will show you how to set up crossfading to enhance your listening experience. You can use crossfading on iTunes to create smooth transitions between songs without that annoying gap between each song. Listen to non-stop music by following this iTunes crossfading tutorial.
Download Music and Videos Faster with These...
Do you want to download your music files faster? By using a free file download manager, you can get music and video files quicker than using a browser.
Maestro.fm Review: A Music Portal With Online...
Maestro.fm is a social music network that not only makes it possible to search for new music, connect with friends, and share playlists, but also gives you access to your own digital music via remote storage. Find out in this review how the service works and if it's worth using.
Video to MP3 Using VLC Media Player
Do you use VLC Media Player for videos and wish you could convert the sound you hear to MP3? Well you can! It's not that obvious, but hidden within VLC Media Player's interface is the facility to extract the audio from a video and encode it to various popular audio formats -- like MP3. To see how this is done, read this guide which shows step-by-step how to open a video file, extract its soundtrack, and then encode to an MP3.
Online Music Sites that Let You Stream
Music streaming services are great if you want to listen without the hassle of downloading every single song. But, which one do you choose? To help you to decide, we've compiled a list of the best online music sites that offer millions of songs to stream.
Windows Media Player 12 Equalizer: Improve the...
Windows Media Player 12 has a graphic equalizer that can be used to improve the playback quality of your song library. If you've got songs or music that is lacking bass, treble, or the vocals could do with a boost, then the EQ tool in WMP is worth using. You'll be able to control the response of different frequencies and thus shape the overall sound of your songs. To find out how to do this, we've written a step-by-step tutorial that shows you how to use WMP 12's 10-band graphic equalizer to breath life into your song library.
Ringtones Definition: What are RealTones?
Discover by reading this glossary article what ringtones are, the common formats that are used, and how you can create your own from your digital music library.
Are Your MP3s Not Playing in The Right Order?
Are you having problems trying to get your MP3 player to play songs in the right (alphabetical) order? If you can't get songs to play in sequence then follow this guide to see how.
Get Facebook-like Social Networking With These...
Social music sites give you the chance to listen to and share your music with your friends. Most of the top social networking sites on the Internet aren't music oriented and so discovering new music can be limited or even nonexistent. This article lists some of the best social music websites that you can use to discover new music and friends too.
The Top 5 Free Media Players to Download
If you are searching for a free software media player to play your MP3s, podcasts, audiobooks, and even music videos, then the choice of which one to use can be overwhelming. To make your life easier, we've compiled a list of some of the best software media players than can be downloaded for free.
Music Videos: What Are The Best Services to Use?
Are you looking for sites that offer free music videos? If so then this article covers free services that also help you to discover new music and share it with friends.
Make Music Ringtones Using These Free Tools
With this free ringtone software, make yourself ringtones using your own music collection, rather than paying a fortune for online ringtone services.
Top USB Flash Drives: Easily Store and Transfer...
Are you looking for a budget USB flash drive to store your music, videos, photos, or other types of files on? By using a USB flash drive for your music files for example, you can instantly plug into a home Hi-Fi, car stereo, or games console (PS3 etc.) that has a USB port. You can then enjoy your music library by sharing, copying, syncing, etc. This guide showcases top USB flash drives for storing and transferring your media library.
How To Enable AirPlay for iPhone (iOS 6):...
Are you looking for a tutorial on how to enable airplay on the iPhone? This is a smart way of streaming music, videos, photos, and other content wirelessly around your home. You can use your iPhone on your TV, airport express, or even in multiple rooms via airplay speakers. To find out how to set up this facility, be sure to read this iPhone tutorial.
How to Convert eBooks to MP3s for Free
Do you wish you could listen to a text file on your computer rather than having to strain your eyes to read it all? Text to speech software allows you to convert various text documents into digital audio files that can be listened to on your MP3 player, car stereo, or any device that supports the playback of digital audio. Rather than using your eyes to read an ebook for example, you can convert this text into an audio file format and use your ears instead! To discover some of the best free applications for converting text into voice, our free text to speech software guide highlights some of the best.
Best FM Transmitters: Listen to MP3 Music on...
Do you need an FM transmitter to listen to your iPod or MP3 player in the car? If you've got a car radio that doesn't have the facilities to dock with portables, USB fflash drives, or flash cards, then an FM transmitter is the ideal solution. By using an FM transmitter you will be able to tune your car stereo into any device that uses headphones -- this includes CD players, cell phones, etc. You can then enjoy your digital music collection rather than using countless CDs for example.
The Top 3 CD/DVD Repair Kits on the Market
Have you got a scratched CD or DVD? Are you looking for good disc repair kits that actually work? This guide covers some of the best disc repair kits that you can use to fix scratched, damaged, and sometimes unplayable CD and DVD discs.
What Format is MP4?
If you've got MP4 files then you may be wondering what kind of media is played? To find out, read this digital format FAQ which briefly explains the basics of the MP4 format and lists some of the popular file extensions used.
How To Download Podcasts - Use iTunes to Get...
This tutorial will show you how to download Podcasts using iTunes, and how you can subscribe to your favorite shows so you never miss an episode. Using Podcasts are not only convenient, but are also a great way to follow your favorite TV and radio shows. You can also build up a free Podcast library that you can use at your convenience.
Do I need an iPod to play iTunes songs, or can...
You can use your iTunes software to convert to MP3 in order to listen to your purchased music on practically any MP3 player.
Buying Music From Amazon MP3 Without Installing...
Buying songs from the Amazon MP3 Store doesn't mean you have to install the MP3 Downloader or Cloud Player App for PC and Mac. If you don't want to overload your computer's hard drive with yet more software then you can use your browser to purchase and download music. Find out how in this short tutorial on the Amazon MP3 Store.
The Best Alternatives to iTunes
Are you looking for a free alternative to iTunes to sync music to your iPod, iPhone, or iPad? If you didn't already know, you don't have to use iTunes -- there's a good selection of free media players on the Internet that you can use for organizing and syncing music to your Apple device. If you're having problems with iTunes, or just fancy a change, then this list of iTunes alternatives will show you some of the best free media software that is compatible with Apple's range of portables.
How to Buy an iTunes Gift Certificate Online
Buying an iTunes gift certificate (similar to buying a gift card) enables you to instantly give a friend or family member a set amount of credit that they can use to purchase songs, albums, apps, audiobooks, and more from the iTunes Store. You can elect to send your iTunes gift certificate either via email, or even print it out to present in person. To find out how, follow our simple step-by-step tutorial to give the gift of music.
Transfering Vinyl Records to MP3s
Have you got a collection of old vinyl records you want to transfer to MP3 or other type of digital audio format? These days vinyl records are not as popular of they once were, but that doesn't mean you should keep them in the attic gathering dust. Investing in a USB turntable makes it easy to quickly transfer vinyl records to your computer so you can either listen to them on an MP3 player or burn them as audio CDs. Some of your vinyl collection might not even be available on music services to download or on audio CD so it make sense to do it yourself sometimes. To help you to decide, we've compiled a short list of USB turntables that make the grade for under $100.
The Best Free Software for Ripping Audio CDs
There are plenty of free cd rippers available to download on the Internet, but not all of them give good results. This digital music article lists the best free audio CD rippers for extracting music from your audio CDs. If you’re looking to transfer your music collection to MP3, WMA, AAC, OGG, WAV, and other audio formats then be sure to read our Top Free CD Rippers article.
Use These File Recovery Programs to Retrieve...
Have you accidentally deleted music files from your hard drive, iPod, or MP3 player and want them back? Whether you’ve lost MP3, WMA, or other types of digital music files, using a file recovery program could be a life saver; they can also be used to undelete photos, videos, and other important files. This article will show you some of the best free file recovery software for getting your data back.
How to Create Free Ringtones in iTunes
Do you want to know how to make free ringtones in iTunes? The problem with creating ringtones with the iTunes software is that you have to pay a fee even if you have purchased the whole song. This iTunes tutorial will show you how to create free ringtones using your existing music library. Why not recycle your music and be eco-friendly!
Crossfading Definition: What is Crossfading?
You have probably heard of the term crossfading. It's a mixing effect often used by DJ's to smoothly fade one song out as the next one starts to play. If you've got a digital music library that you listen to using a software media player like iTunes or Windows Media Player for example, then did you know that you can crossfade your MP3s? In this article, we'll describe in detail what Crossfading is and how you can do it using the right software.
How to Sync Music to Your iPod with iTunes
Need to transfer music to iPod? If you've just received a new Apple iPod and want to find out how to sync your iTunes songs, then this tutorial will show you how. By following this guide, you'll be able to copy songs that you have in your iTunes library so you can listen to your music while on the move.
Remove Duplicate Songs from Your Hard Drive in...
Have you got duplicate songs in your music library that you want to delete the easy way? Instead of manually going through your music collection trying to remember if the next song in the list is a clone, why not use a duplicate file finding program? This digital music tutorial will show you a quick and easy way to remove space-hogging replicas to streamline your music library.
How To Convert a YouTube Video to MP3: Use Free...
Do you need to convert YouTube videos to MP3? If you've ever needed to extract the audio from video files, then this tutorial will show you how. This article demonstrates how you can use free software to create MP3 files which can then be transferred to CD, DVD, or your MP3/media player.
Jamendo: A Good Place to Get Free Music?
Jamendo review - A look at this free and legal music website that offers thousands of free MP3 tracks to download or stream.
Video to MP3 FAQ: Methods Used to Convert...
Do you need to convert a video to MP3 and want to find out your options? Sometimes you'll just want the audio from a video clip to add to your music library, sync to an MP3 player, etc. Whether you've found a great sounding YouTube video or have a file stored on your computer, this guide will show you the different methods available to convert a video to an audio file such as MP3.
How To Restore Songs That Have Been Deleted:...
Have you lost files on your memory card? If you need to restore songs for example that have been deleted on your MP3 player's memory card, then be sure to read this tutorial. Many portable devices these days sport a flash memory expansion slot that you can use for boosting the capacity of your player. MicroSD and SD cards are two popular types which are robust, but can still be vulnerable to data loss. Find out how to recover your lost files by reading this troubleshooting article.
How to Manually Sync iTunes
Do you need to free-up some space on your iPhone? iTunes by default automatically syncs all the songs in your library, but you can disable this and just choose the songs you need on your phone. Find out how to do this by reading this tutorial.
The Top 4 Cloud Storage Sites for Your Music
If you're thinking of backing up your music files, or any other type of file for that matter, then have you thought of using free file storage sites? Sometimes known as virtual drives, or cloud storage, these online services provide remote storage solutions for your important files.
How to Change Ringtones on Your iPhone
Do you want to change the ringtone on the iPhone? If you've downloaded free ringtones or created some of your own from the songs in your iTunes library, then you'll want to customize your iOS device's sound too. Even if you want to use the standard sound clips, then this tutorial will show you how easy it is to setup the iPhone to use a different ringtones.
How to Delete Songs from Your iTunes Library
Do you need to find out how to manually delete iTunes songs? Is your music library overloaded and full of songs you don't listen to? If your music collection needs tidying up, then why not optimize your iTunes library by removing songs that you don't listen to anymore. You may also want to free up hard drive space by backing up the songs before deleting them. Follow this iTunes tutorial to find out now.
Chromecast: Lets You Stream Music to Your TV
Do you know what Chromecast does? It enables you to stream music and other types of media from your phone, tablet or computer to a TV. But, how does it work, and what are the different ways you can use it?
Windows Media Player 12 Crossfading: How to...
Do you want to use Windows Media Player to listen to your MP3 music without any gaps? You can do this by using a technique called Crossfading. It is an audio enhancement feature that is built into Windows Media Player 12 which enables smooth transitions between songs to be done automatically. This audio effect is extensively used in DJ software and other applications to seamlessly fade out one song while the next one is faded in. If you are looking for a tutorial on how to achieve this in WMP 12, then read on!
How to Use iTunes Sound Check to Normalize Your...
Are you frustrated by the volume differences between songs in your iTunes library? If you find that they all play at different volumes, then using the iTunes Sound Check feature could be all that is needed to solve this common problem. This option can be configured to normalize all the digital audio tracks in your iTunes music collection without making any permanent changes to your files. To find out how to configure this cool feature, read our iTunes Sound Check tutorial that shows you how in 4 easy steps.
What to Do If You're Devices Won't Sync with...
There can be may reasons why you can't sync your iPod, iPhone, or iPad with iTunes on Windows 7. Usually it is something simple such as your firewall blocking iTunes, or an older version that needs updating to work with your Apple device. If you've seen iTunes error code 0xE8000065, then working through this troubleshooting guide could just solve your sync problems.
How to Create Your Own MP3 from Video Clips
Have you ever needed to extract music or audio from video files? This tutorial will show you how to make MP3 files from digital video sources such as VCD, .mpg, .avi, .wmv, etc. You can then transfer these MP3 files to CD, or your MP3/media player.
Best MP3 Downloaders For Android
Are you looking for an easy way to find and download free music to your Android device? In this guide we highlight a selection of free apps from the Google Play Store which make it easy to download MP3s straight to your phone or tablet.
How to Uninstall or Reinstall Windows Media...
Do you want to know how to uninstall or reinstall Windows Media Player 12? If you're stuck and need to find out how to remove WMP 12, then follow this quick tips article to see how. Whether you are having problems with WMP 12 or just want to remove it from Windows 7, this tutorial will show you the steps in order to quickly deinstall it.
Best Ways to Convert YouTube Music Videos for...
Do you need to watch YouTube videos offline? Are you searching for ways to download YouTube music videos and convert them to either MP3 or MP4? There are several methods you can use to convert YouTube videos into either audio only files (suitable for MP3 players etc.) or video formats that portables like smartphones and tablets can handle. To see some of the best ways for creating media files from YouTube, this guide highlights a few solutions.
Top 6 Digital Music Gift Cards
Are you thinking about buying someone a music gift card? Find out in this guide some of the best ones to choose when giving credit for music services such as the iTunes Store, Amazon MP3 and more.
MicroSD Cards: A Quick Way to Increase Your...
The best way to increase your phone's storage is to use a MicroSD card. But, which are best for music and video? Find out in this guide which ones came out on top.
Does my MP3 player work with Apple's iTunes...
If you are wondering about the compatibility of your MP3 player with the iTunes Store, then read this FAQ to find out.
How To Listen to Free Internet Radio Stations...
Are you searching for Internet radio stations so you can listen to free streaming music? If you use Microsoft Windows Media Player, then you can access hundreds of music stations for free. Listening to streaming music gives you the freedom to discover new genres of music that you can listen to without limits.
A handy tool for uploading your MP3s to Amazon...
Are you looking to upload your MP3 music to Amazon's Cloud Player service? If you want to start streaming your music library then this tutorial will show you how to use Amazon's handy uploading tool.
Songs Per CD FAQ: How Many Songs Can I Fit on...
Do you backup your digital music to CD and want to know how many songs you can fit on a CD? The compact disc may be an aging storage medium, but it can still be useful for storing your MP3s -- and even playing hours of music in your car! To find out how many MP3s you can squeeze onto one CD read this short article for more information.
Here's What You Need to Know About the iCloud
Do you need to find out more information about iCloud? Or even how it works? If you've heard about Apple's iCloud service and have questions that you'd like answered, then this FAQ (frequently asked questions) article on iCloud just might save you a lot of time searching on the Web.
Saving Music on External Storage: Do You Backup...
Finding the best external hard disk drive to backup your music can be time-consuming. Here is a list of great storage solutions for keeping your media library safe.
How to Download Free Songs From The Amazon MP3...
Apple may have ceased their 'Free Single of The Week' promotion on the iTunes Store, but you can still use Amazon to download free digital music. Find out in this article how to search for free songs and albums which can either be streamed or downloaded to your computer / mobile device.
How to Rip Audio CDs in Windows Media Player 11
This Windows Media Player 11 tutorial will show you how to rip your CD collection to MP3, WMA, or WAV audio files. Creating digital music files will allow you to take your music anywhere on your MP3 player.
Disabling iTunes Auto-sync: Stop Automatic Song...
Are you looking for a way to stop iTunes automatically syncing files when plugging in your iPhone? This feature is useful for keeping the iPhone up-to-date with your latest music and app purchases, but it can be annoying when you don't always want this to happen. To find out how to quickly disable this feature, follow this iTunes syncing guide now.
Best BitTorrents For Downloading Legal Music...
Are you looking for legal P2P Web sites? Do you want to download free music and videos safely? Read this file sharing article that shows you the best legal BitTorrent sites to visit for music, videos, and other types of files that are usually provided under the Creative Commons License.
Top 4 Ways to Backup Your Digital Music: Best...
Are you looking for some of the best ways to backup your digital music library? If you've amassed a collection of digital music (MP3s etc.), audiobooks, podcasts, videos, photos, etc., then you will want to protect your media library by storing it in a safe place. This article focuses on some of the best ways you can backup your media collection to safeguard against a disaster.
How to Manually Check for iTunes Updates
Did you know that you can force iTunes to search for updates rather than having to wait? If you need to manually check for any updates, then this iTunes tutorial will show you how. We'll also demonstrate an alternative way to update iTunes if you are having problems with Apple's popular jukebox software.
Can Shazam be Used to Identify Music Already on...
Did you know that Shazam can identify songs that have already been downloaded to your phone or tablet? This little-known hack can be particularly useful when you've got a mix of songs in one audio file, or songs that don't have the correct metadata.
Amazon Music: Is it the Best Alternative to The...
Find out in this Amazon Music review if it's a real alternative to using the iTunes Store for downloading songs and albums.
Windows Doesn't Recognize my MP3 Player
There can be may reasons why your version of Windows doesn't recognize your MP3 player, PMP, or other type of USB gadget. Usually it can be resolved by doing something as simple as updating your operating system or upgrading your portable's firmware. If you are having problems connecting and syncing your portable, then working through this troubleshooting guide could just solve your connectivity problems.
Best Bluetooth Speakers: Listen to Digital...
If you don't like wires, but love to listen to digital music then have you thought of investing in Bluetooth speakers? Whether you've got an iPhone, iPod, iPad, or other type of portable thats got Bluetooth, you can listen to your music library wirelessly. This can be a practical solution if you want to listen at home or on the move without having to use earbuds all the time. For ideas on some of the best Bluetooth speakers, read this toplist for more information.
Factors to Consider Before Converting to MP3
Do you need to convert to MP3? Before creating MP3 files, it is wise to find out the factors to consider (and settings) before converting to the MP3 format.
Best Ringtones for Valentine's Day
Are you searching for Valentine's Day music to download? Or perhaps looking for Valentine's Day sounds and ringtones? This article highlights a varied selection of Valentine's Day music albums and sounds that you can download. You'll find Valentine's Day songs, sounds, and ringtones guaranteed to impress the love in your life.
MP3jam Review: Convert YouTube Videos to MP3...
MP3jam is a music app that converts YouTube videos to MP3s. You can either stream the audio directly from YouTube music videos or download to create your own free and legal MP3 files. As well as a search facility for finding songs, artists, and albums, the MP3jam app also has a built-in music player, multi-threaded download support, and social media sharing via Facebook and Twitter.
Lossless Audio Formats: Are They Worth Using?
Do you know what a lossless audio format is? If you're not sure, then read this explanation which also lists the advantages and disadvantages of using this type of format.
Having iTunes Store Apple ID Problems? Just...
Sometimes it's necessary to reset or change your Apple ID password in order to access the many services that Apple provide. A popular way is to do it via iTunes or the settings in iOS, but in this tutorial we'll show you how to use a Web browser to quickly reset your iTunes password.
Windows Media Player Crossfading: How to...
Crossfading songs in Windows Media Player is a great feature that allows you to listen to your digital music library without the annoyance of silence. Smooth transitions between songs not only enhances your listening experience, but also adds an excellent professional touch -- this effect is often used by DJs for non-stop music. If you want to use crossfading while listening to your MP3 music collection, then follow our easy tutorial on configuring WMP 11 to use crossfades between tracks.
How To Make an Apple ID Without a Credit Card...
Have you got an iPod Touch ans want to create an Apple ID without having to enter your credit card information. Normally when registering for a new iTunes account you will have to provide a payment method, but we'll show you how do it without one -- keeping you safe at all times.
The 5 Best BitTorrent Sites on the Web
Are you looking for the best Bittorrent websites for downloading? If so, then this article lists some of the most popular P2P file sharing websites on the Internet.
iPhone Audio Formats: What Audio File Types Can...
What audio formats does the iPhone actually support? This is a question you may well ask if you are going to play digital music files on it. You probably already know that it can play songs in the AAC format which the iTunes Store uses, but what other file types can it handle? To find out all the others, be sure to read this short iPhone FAQ on all its supported digital audio formats.
Free Android Music Apps: Streaming Music...
Are you looking for free music apps for your Android phone or tablet? There are a growing number of streaming music services that offer a free music app so you can listen to songs on your Android device. This enables you to turn your portable into a media player so you can discover new music via online music services. To help you save time scouring the Internet for services that offer a free Android music app, we've compiled a list of some of the best.
Online Radio: How to Add Streaming Radio...
The iTunes software media program can be used for listening to Internet radio, but what if the station you really like isn't in the list? The good news is that you can add Web radio station URLs to iTunes for practically any streaming broadcast. To find out how to add radio stations to iTunes, follow this short tutorial.
How to Deauthorize an Old iTunes Computer:...
If you have old or dead computers associated with iTunes and have reached the authorize limit of 5, you might now be wondering how to deauthorize them? Normally the only way to remove them is to directly work on each computer in turn via the iTunes software installed on them. However, if you no longer have access to computers you once linked to your Apple ID, then this can first seem like an impossible task. The good news is that is can be done and in this iTunes tutorial, we will show you how. Discover how you can quickly deauthorize all computers associated with your Apple ID just by using the iTunes software -- you will then be able to start again from scratch.
Missing iTunes Song Lyrics: How to Manually Add...
Have you got missing iTunes song lyrics that you want to fix? Rather than looking for a dedicated program to add lyrics to your music tracks, you can use the iTunes software to manually add this missing metadata. For more information, read our step-by-step tutorial on how to add missing lyrics to your iTunes library.
Audio Clipping Definition: What is Audio...
In digital music, the term audio clipping describes the sound distortion that is generated when an audio signal is too large to be represented.
iCloud Definition: What is The Apple iCloud...
A brief description about Apple's iCloud service and some of its features.
Cure Problems in Windows Media Player With This...
This Windows Media Player troubleshooting guide lists tutorials on common issues such as fixing a corrupt library, adding missing album art, curing streaming problems and more.
What is a Music Tag?
Learn more about how and where music metadata is stored and what software is needed to view and edit this information.
Listen to MP3s on Your Car's Tape Player with...
Are you looking for a way to listen to your iPod, iPhone, MP3 Player, etc., using your car's radio cassette player? If you've got an old car radio/cassette stereo system and want to be able to listen from digital audio sources like a portable CD player, Mini Disc, smartphone, or other type of portable that sports a headphone socket, then the best solution is to use a cassette tape adapter. Take a look at our cassette adapters top-list to see some of the best.
How to Copy a Music CD: Backup Your Original...
What's the best way to copy a music CD? If you've got a collection of original music CDs that you'd like to protect from damage (such as scratches), then creating backup copies is a good solution. This short CD copying tutorial shows you how to quickly copy a music CD in order to store the original in a safe place.
VLC Player Tutorial: How to Stream Radio Stations
ShoutCast has been dropped from the VLC Player, but you can still easily listen to hundreds of Internet radio stations when you know where to look.
Free and Legal Audiobook Websites
Trying to find totally free audiobook websites on the Internet can be difficult. A lot of services out there can appear free at first glance, but usually only come with a short-term trial period. To help you get started, we've compiled a list of audiobook services that offer free and legal audiobooks with no-strings attached.
Use Windows Media 11 to Add Album Art to Your...
Have you got missing album art in your music library? Are you looking for a tutorial on how to automatically add album covers to your MP3 music files? If some of the music in your music library is missing album art, then this Windows Media Player 11 tutorial will show you how to quickly download free album art from the Internet.
Free DJ Apps For iPad: Transform Your Device...
Start mixing music on your iPad by installing a free DJ app. Use the songs already in your iTunes library or connect to services like SoundCloud and remix millions of tracks.
How To Convert Audio Formats Using iTunes
If you use iTunes for your music then did you know it makes a great audio format converter? Find out in this iTunes tutorial how to convert between AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, MP3, and WAV using iTunes 7+.
Audacity And LAME: The Best Combination to...
Do you need to quickly convert WAV files to MP3? Using Audacity with the LAME MP3 encoder is the perfect solution for producing high quality MP3s. This tutorial will guide you through the steps necessary to convert your WAV files to MP3s.
Streaming Music FAQ: Is My Broadband Fast...
Are you new to the world of streaming music and want to find out if your Internet connection is up to the job? If you're not sure that your broadband can handle streaming music and videos then read on to see what the requirements are for listening without dropouts.
How to View Song Lyrics in Windows Media...
Are you trying to find free lyrics for your favorite songs? This tutorial shows you how to use a free windows media player plugin to automatically view song lyrics as they play.
PureVolume: Free And Legal Music Downloads
PureVolume is a music service that enables you to stream and download free music from independent artists. The website's social networking element also gives you a way to connect with your favorite artists and share your discoveries too.
How to Repair a Corrupt WMP Database: Quickly...
Are you having problems trying to play your music library in Windows Media Player? If you can’t view, add, or delete the songs in your WMP library, then you could be suffering from a corrupt WMP database. The good news is that this can be easily fixed by following our WMP tutorial. Follow the steps in this quick tips article to see how you can recover your WMP music library in a flash.
Convert WMA Files to MP3s in Just 5 Steps
Are you looking for a way to convert your WMA digital music files to MP3? This tutorial will show you how to do it using the free MediaMonkey software.
How to Burn CDs in Windows Media Player 11
Learn how to create your own custom audio CD. Burn an audio CD using Windows Media Player 11 by following this step-by-step tutorial. Creating an audio CD will not only keep your MP3 music collection safe but will also enable you to play your favorite music on virtually any CD player.
Copying iTunes Songs to The iPad
Have you got an iPad and want to know how to transfer music to it? The iPad can do a lot of things including being a stellar portable media player. In this tutorial we'll show you the steps needed to sync iTunes songs to your iPad.
Best Free Software For Cataloging Music on CD...
Using free disk cataloging software makes it easy to locate a particular song, photo, or other type of file. If you've got a lot of files archived on CD, DVD, etc., then this article highlights software that's great for keeping track of your music library.
Playlists in iTunes 11: Make Your Own Digital...
Creating song playlists in iTunes is a great way to organize your music library and make your own custom mixtapes too. This guide will show you how to make one from scratch.
Converting to iTunes Audiobooks: How to Add...
Is it really possible to convert songs to iTunes audiobooks? You can fool iTunes into thinking any song is an audiobook by changing its media type. This can be useful if you want to add bookmarking to a lengthy song and want iTunes to remember its playback position. This iTunes hack is also a stellar organizational aid in quickly moving multiple audiobooks that have ended up in the wrong section in your iTunes library. If you want to see how easy it is to get iTunes to treat any song as an audiobook, then read on!
4 iPhone Apps That Let You Stream Music for Free
As well as being a great smartphone, the iPhone makes a stellar portable media player for listening to music. The popularity of mobile music has seen strong growth in recent years with many services now offering free music apps for the iPhone. This enables you to use your Apple device for music discovery by streaming millions of songs. With this in mind, we have compiled a list of top streaming music services that offer a free iPhone music app.
Cloud Storage Definition: What is Cloud Storage?
Cloud storage is simply a term that refers to online space that you can use to store your data.
Internet Radio: Is This The Same Thing as...
What is Web radio? If you were wondering what Web radio is, or more commonly known as Internet radio then read this FAQ to find out.
How to Record Online Radio
If you want to start recording Internet radio, then read this top-list which highlights some of the best free Web radio players that can also record streaming audio.
Audiobooks Definition: What are Audiobooks?
Audiobooks are defined as recordings that you can listen to as apposed to having to read text. They can be useful if you seldom get the chance to read physical publications, or prefer to listen while you are driving for example. However, what are the best sources for audiobooks, and how can you listen to them? Find our more in this audiobooks definition article.
Windows Media Player 12 Volume Leveling: Cure...
Volume leveling or normalizing in Windows Media Player is useful for ensuring that the loudness of all the music in your library remains constant. If you find that there is a lot of variation in the volume levels between songs in your digital music collection, then WMP's volume leveling feature can help. To find out how to use this option in WMP 12, follow the simple steps in this tutorial.
Windows Media Player 12 Free Plugins: Add-on...
Windows Media Player 12 is a popular player for audio and video files, but you can make it even better by using free plugins. As well as improving the interface and customizing its options, you can add features like better support for audio formats, display lyrics as your songs play, advanced metadata editing, and other useful tools.
How to Stream Free Music Straight to Your...
Listening to Internet radio using Windows Media Player 12 gives you a great way to discover new music by tuning into real FM stations that broadcast over the Web. To find out how, follow this tutorial which also shows you how to bookmark your favorite radio stations using playlists.
Songs Per Gb FAQ: How Many Songs Can I Store on...
Have you ever wondered how many songs you can store per Gb? If you listen to digital music on an iPod, iPhone, iPad or other type of MP3 playing device then it's useful to know approximately how many songs you can carry around with you. This FAQ explores this question and points out what you'll need to take in account in order to find out.
ArtistServer Music Service Review
ArtistServer.com review - A social media website that hosts over 8000 songs that you can listen to on-demand or download as MP3s.This free and legal media service also provides free MP3 ringtones, photos, blogs, and a place to talk via its forums.
How Does Voice Removal Software Remove the Voice?
Do you need to find out more about vocal removal? Removing voice from a song can be achieved using software, but how does it work? This definition article explains the basics on removing the human voice from songs and also goes into detail on how you can use it with your digital music files.

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