Lin uploads her cover of John’s song to YouTube, but then Content ID claims it and the video is blocked. What should Lin have done before uploading the video?

✅  The correct answer is:

  • She should have gotten permission from John to record his song.

Question:

Lin uploads her cover of John’s song to YouTube, but then Content ID claims it and the video is blocked. What should Lin have done before uploading the video?

Solution:

  • She should have gotten permission from John to record his song.
  • She should have given credit to John in the video description.
  • She should have altered the song so that Content ID couldn’t match it.
  • None of the above. Content ID automatically blocks cover songs from YouTube.