3plet Digital Publishing
3plet FAQ

 

WHAT IS 3PLET AND HOW DOES IT WORK?

3Plet is a nice and convenient interactive digital container, which contains music images and texts. Also biography, discography, video and another information. It's integrated with social nets and AVAILABLE worldwide in APP STORE for IOS and in Google Play for Android, That's a digital analogue of expensive CD, without any problems with delivery worldwide.

WHY 3PELT IS USEFUL FOR MUSICIANS?

3plet can earn money for Musician or convey music for free, it has built in viral promotion mechanisms, 3plet demonstrates the difference between thoughtful music albums and ordinary MP3 file.

ARE THERE ALREADY ISSUED RELEASES IN THE FORMAT 3PLET?

Yes, you can find it here: http://3plet.com/en/cases.html

WHEN THE RELEASE WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR LISTENERS?

Since assembly and sending a release to stores publication takes from several days to several weeks, depending on the moderation process of the store (usually from one to three weeks).

WHERE 3PLET RELEASES WILL BE AVAILABLE?

All over the world

CAN I LIMIT MY DISTRIBUTION?

Yes, 3plet's dashboard allows for you to release only in the territories in which you have right to do so.

DO I NEED TO GIVE 3PLET EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO MY CONTENT?

No, 3plet only need a non-exclusive right to distribute your content, and it will not interfere with your rights to any other music publishing, distribution or licensing opportunities.

WHAT TYPE OF CONTENT DO YOU NEED TO BEGIN BUILDING MY 3PLET?

Here you can find technical requirements for content: 3plet.com/files/files/3plet-specifications.pdf

WHAT ELSE IS REQUIRED FROM THE ARTIST OTHER THAN SUBMITTING CONTENT?

Nothing else! Just let your fans know that they can purchase your album as a 3plet when it's published.

WHAT LANGUAGES SHOULD I RELEASE MY 3PLET APP IN?

We currently support Russian and English. It depends on your target audience. Also we recommend to use service of professional translators, so your texts will be fruitful and correct. And if your language is different, then you can set English as a main language, but duplicate texts in your language.

WHY EACH SONG SHOULD HAVE PHOTOS OR GRAPHICS?

Our goal is to create a product different than what people can find via iTunes, Torrent or Artist's site.Such a product that people want to buy.
Therefore 3plet is not just a set of files and mp3 cover.
3plet gathers together three equally important components - music, graphics and texts.
Each track should have slideshow and text.
Combination of these components and track brings a new artistic quality, more than a collection of mp3 files.

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE IN BETWEEN TEXT AND LYRICS FOR INSTRUMENTAL ARRANGEMENT?

No need to have lyrics for instrumental arrangement, just a story, text.

HOW MUCH DOES A 3PLET ALBUM COST FOR FANS?

You can price your album anyway you want. 3plet suggest having 1-3 tracks available for free after downloading the app. And then if fans wish to purchase the rest of the Album with any price you have set.

WHAT IS THE REVENUE SHARE FOR THE 3PLET MODEL?

After the AppStore fees you will get 80% of the sales revenue from your 3plet album sales.

WHAT CAN FANS POST ON FACEBOOK OR TWITTER FROM THE 3PLET APP?

Any images or text can be shared easily on social networks through 3plet. Users can also comment on any of the content within the App.

CAN FANS LISTEN TO AN ALBUM ANYWHERE OTHER THAN THEIR PHONE AFTER THEY PURCHASE IT?


After making in an App purchase of the Album, Artist can allow fans to download MP3's to other divices  

DOES 3PLET HAVE A WAY TO SHOW FANS CURRENT SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS FROM THE ARTIST?

Yes, 3plet has a link that shows the most recent social media posts, from Facebook and Twitter, right in the App for fans to see. 

HOW MANY ALBUMS HAS 3PLET RELEASED SO FAR?

3plet has released over 100 albums so far and has many more ready to be published!

WHAT ARE THE COSTS OF CREATING A 3PLET?

There's a one time fee associated with creating your own App, this is currently 350 EUR or 500 USD. And your 3plet will be available for IOS and Android.

IF I SUBMIT CONTENT THROUGH 3PLET’S DASHBOARD AM I GUARANTEED THAT IT WILL BE PUBLISHED?

3plet has the right to refuse publishing any content that does not mean its quality standards. We want to create an excellent experience for fans and provide high quality content that fans will want to purchase.

WHO DO I CONTACT TO GET STARTED?

Send an email to OLGA@3PLET.COM  to get started building your very own 3plet App!

 

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