All sound effects that you can download on freetousesounds.com are released under two licenses.
The standard license, and Creative Commons CC0.
Attribution / Credit Required
If you download sound effects from our website and you use it for your project that are public it requires attribution in form of a link or credit.
You should credit us with following suggestion on whatever project you are working on and you have finished and released.
We recommend something like:
“Sound effects obtained from https://www.freetousesounds.com”
“Additional sound effects from https://www.freetousesounds.com”
Word it however you like, but make sure our website is added to the credit. In that case, other creator gets to know us and maybe want to use these free sound effects as well?
If you have questions about the standard license just shoot me a message at hello(@)freetousesounds.com
You can’t (or you don’t want to give us credit?
Not a problem, By donating only 1 or 2 coffees (5 USD), you remove the attribution, don’t need to give us credit anymore and as a thank you, you get unlimited access to my secret sound library where you can download all high-quality wave files!
After donating you receive an instant message from Ko-Fi with the link to my library.
What you can use our free sound effects for…
You can use our sound effects for any non-commercial or commercial productions with no creative limits. Following here is a list:
Films, television, radio, and documentaries
Podcasts and audio dramas
Games and apps including software
Blogs and websites
School projects especially for audio students (no credits needed at all)
Concerts, theater or even live events (Djs)
Important is that you know what is not allowed or for what you can’t use our free sound effects for…
don’t share our sound effects with any other person. Better share the link to the sound.
don’t sell our sound effects in original form. If you use our sounds to create something new, that is totally fine and of course, you can sell them.
don’t download our sound effects with the attention to chop them into short pieces and sell them on other websites or platform. I know people do that but come on that’s not cool.
If you want to do this in form of a cooperation or you have already a sound library and you are interested having my sounds in your library lets talk about it. Shoot me a message at hello(at)freetousesounds.com
Free To Use Sounds has the copyright to the sound effects at all times and are licensed to you on a non-exclusive basis.
Free To Use Sounds shall take the utmost care over the creation and maintenance of files and content. Nevertheless, Free To Use Sounds can’t offer a guarantee that files and content are suitable to and correct for the concrete requirements of the customer. The customer selects and uses files and content according to the specifications that are part of every product description. Free To Use Sounds shall, therefore, accept no liability for incorrect usage of files and content.
Files and content made available by Free To Use Sounds serve as a recommendation only. They do not, in any case, constitute a substitute for the specialist qualifications the customer requires in order to work with the files and content provided. The customer shall, therefore, take legal and other specialist advice prior to using files and content if required. If the customer neglects to do so and damage occurs, as a result, Free To Use Sounds shall again be excluded from liability for those damages.
Third-Party Offers, Links
In some cases, Free To Use Sounds may provide the customer with links to third-party websites and/or partner offers. Free To Use Sounds has no control over their form and content and shall, therefore, accept no liability for the correctness, topicality, completeness, legality, and quality of the information made available. Links to other websites shall be provided solely for the convenience of portal users. Users who connect to third-party websites shall do so at their own risk.
*Public Domain applies for all sounds that I recorded that not contain third party sounds that might appear in the background of some recordings. Make sure if you download sounds that contain these sound effects that you use them at your own risk so you better cut them out before using.