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How can I benefit from my copyright?

You can sell your copyright-protected works, such as texts, photos and software. Keep in mind, however, that even though you may transfer your copyright, you still hold some rights as the author. For example, your work still must be attributed to you and your work may not be significantly changed.

Another way to benefit from your copyright is to allow others to use your works under licence, for example:

  • on platforms (for example stock sites)
  • through a collective management organisation such as Buma/Stemra (NL), Pictorights (NL), SOFAM (BE), SABAM (BE) …