Illegal Downloading

Think before you Download

What is Illegal Downloading?

Illegal Downloading is when you download videos or music from a website for free. It can hurt the artists and you. When you download illegal content such as music and movies the government could find you and charge you for piracy.

What illegal Downloading can do to you

Sometimes when you illegally download something the website can make a virus on your computer. It is always safest to pay for your downloads and get them from a reliable source. If you don't pay for them from a reliable source music artists will suffer too.

What happens to the music artist

If you don't pay for the music you can put the music artist out of business. They need the money you spend on their song to pay everyone that helped make the music. If you don't pay lots of people could lose their job.