4 steps to sell your sheet music on tablatur.com

Introduction

Selling your own scores is really easy. On tablatur.com we have all the tools for you to easily sell your own partitions to the whole world.

Diederik Mathijs
08 Feb 2020. 2 min read
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Why should you use tablatur.com?

Selling sheet music doesn't have to be hard. with Tablatur you get your sheet music online in less than 24 hours. After some small initial steps you can just sit back and let yourself be payed out weekly. If you're unclear about if you're allowed to sell your sheet music you can always check out another article I wrote, here.

Before you'll start reading you probably want to know how much you'll earn selling your sheet music on tablatur. We charge 10% + 0.4$ on every sale (much less than any competing platform), meaning that if you sell sheet music for 3$ you'll keep 2.3$ of that sale. (When you list your sheet music, you will get a clear overview of this). All earned money is payed out to you once a week.

So let's get started!

Overview

  1. Registering on tablatur.com
  2. Registering as a seller (with Stripe)
  3. Submit your first piece of sheet music
  4. Edit existing sheet music

1. Registering on tablatur.com

So how does it work? Start by creating an account here. Fill in all fields correctly and press 'Register'. We will send you an activation email to confirm the activation of your account.

2. Registering as a seller (with Stripe)

After having registered, you can become a seller. Press the 'Account' button in the top right corner of your screen. On your account administration dashboard, you'll see a 'Become seller' button in the left sidebar. Click that. Once you're on the page you see that you can register as a seller using Stripe, Stripe is what allows us to safely do transactions worldwide and safeguard you from any kind of fraud. When you click on 'connect with Stripe' you will be redirected to the stripe website where you'll be asked to fill in specific information that can confirm your identity, once you've passed al steps you will be redirected back to Tablatur.com. That's it you are now officially a seller! Let's get started with the fun part!

3. Submit your first piece of sheet music

Next, after you've become a seller you'll notice some new buttons in your account sidebar. Press 'Submit new sheet music' to upload your own scores to the site. Here you'll see a form with all necessary info we need to correctly upload your sheet to the site. Take your time and fill this in correctly. Once you're done press 'Submit sheet'. Remember: you need to have all the rights necessary to sell the sheet music, read about it here. After this, wait a maximum of 24 hours before your music is declined or approved, we'll send you an email to keep you up-to-date.

4. Edit existing sheet music

Once your sheet is approved or declined you will see it's status change in your dashboard. The dashboard can be accessed from the account sidebar. On this dashboard you'll see all kinds of information, e.g. how many sheets you've sold. You can edit existing sheet music by clicking the small edit button at the end of a sheet music' entry row. When you're done editing, press 'save' to see your sheet music updated on the front-end.

Conclusion

That's it, you're all set! You can now start selling your own sheet music! If you have any recommendations or questions always feel free to send them to info@tablatur.com, I'll be glad to answer them.

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