You recently discovered that Spotify allows you to create codes to associate with songs, playlists or other content which, once scanned with the app of the famous music streaming service for smartphones or tablets, allow you to quickly access the content in question. For more information on the matter and, above all, to know the procedure for creating the aforementioned codes, you have carried out some searches on the Web and have ended up on this guide of mine.
That’s the way it is, am I right? Then let me tell you that you’ve come to the right place at the right time! In fact, with today’s guide, I’ll show you how to create Spotify Codes from smartphones, tablets and computers. First of all, I will take care to explain to you what the codes in question are and what they are for and for which type of content it is possible to obtain one. Next, you’ll find directions to create and customize a Spotify code for any content you want.
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If you can’t wait to find out more, let’s not go any further and see how to proceed together. Make yourself comfortable, take all the time you deem appropriate and dedicate yourself to reading the next paragraphs. Follow the instructions I am about to give you carefully, try to put them into practice and I assure you that creating a Spotify Code will really be child’s play. Let it bet?
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Spotify Codes: what they are
Before we get to the heart of this tutorial and explain to you how to create Spotify Codesit may be useful for you to know what Spotify codes are and what they are for.
A Spotify code is a “scannable” tag that can be used to quickly share or access content available on the popular music streaming service. Although its appearance (which is fully customizable) is different from that of a QR code, its operation is almost the same.
Indeed, after launching the Spotify app, it is sufficient to scan a Spotify Codes with the camera of your device to access the content associated with the code in question.
You can create code like this for artist pages, tracks, album, playlists, podcasts and for any other content that has the Spotify URI, which is the unique code that identifies any content available on Spotify.
Keep in mind that all contents, including your user profile, are already associated with a Spotify Codes which, using only the Spotify app on your smartphone, you can view it by accessing the screen of the content you are interested in and, on iPhone, also save it on the device as picture.
However, you can also create other Spotify codes to customize as you prefer, in this case even from tablets and computers. Having clarified this, let’s see how to proceed.
How to create Spotify Codes from smartphones and tablets
The procedure for create Spotify Codes from smartphones and tablets it’s quick and easy. All you have to do is copy the URI of the content of your interest and use it to get the related Spotify code.
To proceed, therefore, start the Spotify app for Android devices (also available on alternative stores, for devices without Google services) and iPhone / iPad and, if you haven’t already done so, log in with the credentials associated with your account.
Now, on the screen Home or by accessing the section Your library, find the content you want to create the Spotify code for. Alternatively, press on the entry Search/Search located in the menu at the bottom, type the title of the song, album, podcast or the name of the artist of your interest in the field Artists, songs or podcasts and select it in the search results.
In the new screen that appears, regardless of the chosen content, press the icon three dots and, if you’re using Spotify on your smartphone, you should see the Spotify Code associated with the selected content. If you have an iPhone, tap on code in question and select the option Save to photosto save the Spotify code to the iOS Photos app.
To create a new Spotify code, select the option instead Share and press on the item Copy link. Once this is done, start the browser installed on your device (eg. Chrome on Android and Safari on iPhone/iPad), connect to the Spotify Codes official website, enter the link you just copied in the field Enter a Spotify URI to get started and tap the button Get Spotify code.
In the new page that opens, you can view the newly created Spotify code and the tools available to customize it. Clicking on items Background colour And color bar you can change the colors of the code in question while selecting the options size And format you can customize the size and change the format of the code (JPG, PNGs or SVG).
After customizing the Spotify code as you prefer, tap the button Downloads to save it to your device in the format you selected earlier.
How to create Spotify Codes from computer
How do you say? Would you create Spotify Codes from computer? In this case, you should know that the procedure is almost identical to what I indicated previously to create a Spotify code from smartphones and tablets.
Indeed, even in this case, after copying the URI of the content for which you intend to create the code, all you have to do is connect to the official Spotify Codes site and proceed with the creation and customization of your code.
To proceed, either by accessing the web version of Spotify or using the application for Windows and macOS, locate the content for which you intend to create the Spotify code among those available on the screen Home or in the section Your library and click on the relevant one cover image.
Alternatively, select the option Near in the sidebar on the left, enter the title of the content of your interest or the name of the artist you prefer in the field Artists, songs or podcasts and select it from the search results visible on the screen.
At this point, click on the icon of three dotsselect the option Share from the opened menu and press on the item Copy link to artist, to copy the URI code of the artist page in question. You can proceed in the same way to copy the link of any audio content by selecting the option Copy playlist link, Copy song link, Copy album links, Copy link show And Copy episode link.
Now, connected to the Spotify Codes main page, enter the link you just copied in the field Enter a Spotify URI to get started and click on the button Get Spotifycodes. In the new screen that appears, customize the background color of the code via the option Background colourchoose the color of the code by selecting the option of your interest (Black or White) in the drop-down menu color bar and set its size in the field size.
Finally, choose the format in which to save the Spotify code (JPG, PNGs or SVG) via the drop-down menu format and click on the button Downloads, to save it to your computer. If desired, by pressing on one of the options available near the item Share it with your followers or invite your friends to create their ownyou can share your newly created code on Facebook, Twitter And Reddit.
How to use Spotify Premium Codes
Once you’ve created a Spotify code, you can use it to promote your music and artist page, or simply share your favorite content.
As I have already mentioned above, you can share the Spotify code online directly during the creation phase, choosing one of the available options among Facebook, Twitter And Reddit. Of course, you can also manually share the image of your code by uploading it to your website or sending it via e-mail or the various messaging apps, such as Whatsapp, Telegram And messengers.
If you wish, you can also print Spotify code and spread it as you see fit. For example, you could put it on a flyer, make business cards, or print stickers. I would like to point out that it is also possible to insert Spotify codes on physical products, provided that Spotify approves them. To do this, simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the Spotify code and a full description of the intended use. More info here.
At any time, you can access the content associated with the Spotify codes that you have created or that created by other users simply by scanning them with the camera of your smartphone or tablet (doing it from a computer is not allowed).
If you have a device androidstart the Spotify app, press on the item Neartap the option Artists, songs or podcasts and click on the icon camera. If, on the other hand, you have a iPhones/iPadsaccess the section Research by pressing on the appropriate item located in the menu at the bottom and tap on the icon camera.
Now, regardless of the device you have, press the button Run scan and allow Spotify to use your device’s camera (only needed the first time). Then scan the Spotify code of your interest and you will automatically be redirected to the artist page or to the audio content associated with the code in question. To learn more, I leave you with my guide on how to scan Spotify code.