This page, penned by Jim Liddane, is the first of a series of twelve short and very simplified articles, designed to help yougrasp the basics of songwriting and the songwriting business. The series is called "The Knowledge".
At the end of each article you will find a blue button, and by clicking on that, you will move to the next article in the series.
You will be able to read all twelve articles in around forty minutes, and when you are finished, you should have a thorough understanding of all aspects of the business, from writing the song, to copyrighting, promoting and publishing it.
And remember, if having read this or any other article, you have a query, simply email us HERE and we will be more than happy to respond.