Soundtrap Resources

Want to get started with your creative process? We’ve collected a few resources covering the basics of music making to help you create your first track.
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An Introduction to Auto-Tune: How It Can Enhance Your Music

Auto-Tune is a type of audio processing software that is used to modify and enhance vocal recordings. Find out about the history of Auto-Tune and the impact it’s had on modern pop music.

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Soundtrap Auto-Tune® - Pitch Correct Your Vocals Online

So, you want to make your vocals sound professional? Soundtrap’s online studio comes equipped with an Auto-Tune® effect plugin powered by world-leading vocal production company Antares.

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Create Better Music with Soundtrap's Online MIDI Editor

MIDI editors make it easier than ever for musicians to create and arrange music. Soundtrap’s online MIDI editor lets you create amazing melodies and drum beats with an easy-to-use sequencer.

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Make Your Own Beat: Step-by-Step Guide

Making a beat is one of the most enjoyable activities for music producers. In this article, we will walk you through the steps of beat-making. Whether you want to make raunchy Trap Beats, LoFi Hip Hop, or Dance Music, the process of creating beats basically follows the same steps.

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Mixing Music Online in 10 Easy Steps

Soundtrap lets you mix your songs instantly online. Learn how to mix your music in this step-by-step guide for beginners.

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7 Steps to Master a Song

Learn how to master your own music in 7 steps, what online mastering is, and how much professional mastering costs.

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Setting Up a Home Studio for Recording Music

Everything you need to build your own home studio for music recording in 7 easy steps.

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Produce Harder Beats Using 808 with Glide

The sound that gained notoriety in modern UK Drill and Trap beats. Yes, we are talking about the 808 sub-bass. Hard-hitting, deep, and bendy bass lines with the glide function at your disposal.

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What Is A DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) & How Does It Work?

In order to record audio digitally, you'll need a music production software - or DAW. Soundtrap’s easy-to-use studio lets you create music online - from anywhere.

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Steps to Creating A Song from Start to Finish

Making a song is definitely not easy, but we’ve made it easier. From coming up with a melody and lyrics, to getting your masterpiece streaming ready, we have your back each step of the way.

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How To Collaborate Online with Soundtrap

Working with musicians from around the world is now easier than ever. No more sending large audio files back and forth and waiting for feedback. Collaborate and leave instant comments on the same project - completely online.

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A Guide to Audio Mixing

The next step after recording your track is mixing. Making sure every instrument and vocal sound great together is key to making a song come alive. Find out how Soundtrap can make your mix sound great and in harmony.

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An Introduction to Music Mastering

Mastering your song is the final stage of music creation. Soundtrap automatically masters your track to ensure that it sounds polished and competitively loud on all devices and platforms.