Youtube Flagging Descript's Stock Media

Ross Zeiger
February 28, 2024
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Descript has an integrated library of stock media including videos, music, sound effects, GIFs, and still images.'s not always black and white when and where you can use these assets. And even when you're allowed to use something for commercial purposes, it can still get flagged by Youtube as a copyright violation.

Don't panic! Your channel isn't going to get frozen but there are a few things you can do to clear up those flags and prevent them from happening again in the future.

In today's video, I walk you through where to find more info on where and when you're allowed to use which assets, how to find completely free assets (hint: Youtube's built-in Audio Library), and how you can prevent copyright flagging in the future.

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