VirDiKO Frequently Asked Questions FAQ’s
***IMPORTANT*** For best results, your MP3 Files should be professionally Mixed & Mastered and converted to 320 kpbs quality before uploading to VirDiKO. ***IMPORTANT***
I. What does VirDiKO mean?
VirDiKO is the abbreviation for Virtual Distribution KOmpany. VirDiKO specializes in Global Online Music Promotion to DJ's & Entertainment Industry Professionals.
II. What type of files should I upload for VirDiKO music promotion services?
VirDiKO only accepts MP3 files (Preferably 320 kbps) for music and JPEG files for photos.
III. What does “VDG” mean?
VDG is the acronym for VirDiKO Database Group which is the entire VirDiKO network consisting of Disc Jockeys, Radio Program Directors, Record Company Executives, Artist & Repertoire Teams, Entertainment Industry Stakeholders etc,
IV. How long after I submit my information and payment to VirDiKO will my project be promoted?
After payment completion, the VirDiKO standard of distribution service to the VDG is within 3 business days. Contact The VirDiKO office for current schedule openings.
V. How do Disc Jockeys, Radio Program Directors, Record Company Executives, Artist & Repertoire Teams, Entertainment Industry Stakeholders etc, contact me if they are interested in my project(s)?
It is the VirDiKO Client’s full responsibility to input accurate contact information when submitting project(s) to be promoted. All of the information whether email address, phone number or other contact information will be included in the clients VirDiKO e-campaign. Clients will also be contacted directly via email through the VirDiKO Integrated Feedback System.
VI. How long will my project stay in the VirDiKO Library?
VII. How many mp3 files for my music project may be uploaded and available for download/distribution?
Currently our clients can upload up to EIGHT (8) mp3 files that will be available for download/distribution.
VIII. Can I choose 8 different songs or does it have to be the same song with different versions?
It is our client’s sole discretion on which eight songs are chosen to upload for distribution. Due to our extremely diverse network of Disc Jockeys, Radio Program Directors, Record Company Executives, Artist & Repertoire Teams, Entertainment Industry Stakeholders etc, VirDiKO strongly recommends that our client’s focus on a single project and submit multiple versions such as Radio, Explicit, Instrumental, Acapella Radio, Acapella Explicit and/or a Remix.
IX. How many jpeg files for my modeling project may be uploaded and distributed?
Currently VirDiKO has two (2) Photo Distribution Packages available: Six (6) jpeg files or Sixteen (16) jpeg files.
X. How do I convert my CD or Wave File to an MP3 and/or Bitmap file to JPEG to be VirDiKO ready?
VirDiKO does not recommend any MP3/JPEG converter over another as there are many options to choose from. Many file converter programs can be located, downloaded and/or purchased via the internet. Simply visit any popular Web Search Engine and search for "MP3 Converter" or "JPG Converter".
XI. What is the Pricing for the VirDiKO Library Listing/Link and Music Promotions?
Effective July 1st, 2012 the basic package price for the VirDiKO (Up to 8 Mp3s) Music Promotion is $400. This includes: (1) Week Banner Advertisement, (2) exclusive email campaigns to the VirDiKO database, up to 8 versions of a music project available for download & permanent listing in the VirDiKO Library, Exclusive & Unlimited Download Weblink/Feedback Service and Optional Video Embedded in your profile, social network posts & VirDiKO MoBiLe Activation.
XII. What is a V-Code?
V-Code is short for VirDiKO Code and is an access number assigned to approved VirDiKO Subscribers. The V-CODE gives subscribers full preview and download access of our clients music.
XIII. What is the VirDiKO Music Library Listing and Download Link Service? Effective 1/1/2011
This service is designed to allow artists to simply post their music project (up to 8 MP3s) inside of the VirDiKO Music Library and also receive a unique download weblink that can be forwarded to their personal and/or company database. This service option is eligible for Review, Feedback, Downloading & Tracking by VirDiKO subscribers. This service does not include V-Code technology nor a VirDiKO eMail campaign.
XIV. What is the Pricing for the VirDiKO Music Library Listing and Download Link Service?
The pricing for the VirDiKO Music Library Listing and Download Link Service is affordably set at $100 per weblink.
XV. What is the maximum MP3 file size for uploading?
Music file (MP3) size is limited to 12MB per MP3. If your song is greater that 12MB, please contact the VirDiKO office @ 1.214.550.0561
XVI. How much does VirDiKO charge for additional email blasts after my package allocation has been met?
The price to resend a previous VirDiKO campaign is affordably set at $150.
XVII. What is a VirDiKO Service Pack Weblink?
A VirDiKO Service Pack Weblink is one single weblink that can be forwarded electronically to DJ's and Entertainment Industry Professionals that ultimately directs them to your VirDiKO profile and music single. A Service Pack normally includes Radio, Club, Instrumental and Acapella versions of the music project.
XVIII. How many times will my music project blast to the VirDiKO database?
Effective 1/1/2011, The VirDiKO basic promotion package includes two (2) email campaigns which will be scheduled upon full payment receipt.
XVIX. What is VirDiKO Mobile?
On October 1st, 2011, VirDiKO Mobile was successfully activated. VirDiKO Mobile is a scaled-right version of the traditional VirDiKO website and is automatically accessible via Mobile Devices such as Cell Phones, I-Phones, Web-Based Phones, I-Pads, Tablets, etc. VirDiKO Mobile provides users all of the same powerful features & benefits offered on the traditional website but now from the convenience of their mobile device.
XVIX. How muck does the Banner Advertisement postings cost on the Music Player?
VirDiKO is pleased to offer high impact & highly visibility Banner Advertising directly on the Music Player pages. Your creative graphic will be displayed on all Music Player pages throughout the extensive VirDiKO Library. All Banner Ads can be linked directly to your website/web URL. Introductory VirDiKO Banner Advertising Rates are as follows (Expires 06/30/2014):
1 - Weekly Banner Advertising: $100,
1 - Monthly Banner Advertising: $300,
1 - Quarterly Banner Advertising: $800,
Annual Rates: Contact VirDiKO for more details.
XX. What is the VirDiKO ToP SpOt?
VirDiKO ToP SpOt is a new feature that allows clients to have their music project listed at the ToP of the VirDiKO Library for their desired time frame to recieve maximum exposure to visiting DJ's. The VirDiKO ToP SpOt price is $100 per week.
XXI. What are the price and details on the VirDiKO SERVICE PACK Production?
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