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By Michelle L Published 12/27/2009 | Music


There are many people who ask whether or not whether they can include music in their website and if you are also thinking the same thing let the answer is yes. You can. There is no doubt that when your website has music then it can provide more entertainment to your visitors but you also have to keep in mind that there are certain issues that come with adding music to a website. There are certain things that you should know if you are planning to add music to your site and given below are the points that you should remember:

  • You need to understand that downloading a complete song will take time as well as use plenty of resources. So it will be best for you to prevent adding music to your site if your website has plenty of flash or images.
  • There is one option available to you if you do not wish to use a complete dong and this is to play 20-30 seconds of background music that will be played continuously. However, you have to keep in mind that not all the visitors would like to listen to the background music and many of them will simply turn the sound of.
  • When you use a music that has been made by someone else, make sure that you take the permission of the creator before you use it in your website. Believe it or not, but there are many people who have made used of music without permission and later on they were faced with charges for the illegal use of someone else’s music. So, no matter how small your site is, make sure that you use legal music.
  • When you are choosing the music to add to your site, make sure that you use a music that will suit the theme of your site. For instance, if your website is about offering spa services then you should make use of slow and gentle background music. Do not make use of rock or pop music in this kind of website because it will not fit the theme and it will certainly not create a good impression on the visitors.

Needless to say, there are many other points that you should keep in mind if you are planning to add music to your site but these are some of the basic things that you should be aware of.