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Broadcasting October 15, 2021 How to share your screen on a live stream

Screen sharing made easy If you tend to live stream a lot or frequently share your screen while live streaming, you may be looking for a solution that allows you to do this with little to no effort. We’re talking about sharing your screen during a live in less than 5 minutes. Moreover, you can …

Broadcasting September 24, 2021 7 Live Streaming Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Common Live Streaming Mistakes Everybody makes live streaming mistakes. It’s perfectly normal in a world where technology is at the forefront and is constantly changing. However, self awareness and knowing how to fix past live streaming mistakes will only lead to better live streams in the future. In this article, you will learn what actions …

Advanced/Technical September 9, 2021 What is Video Bitrate? The Best Bitrates for Streaming Video

Before you’ve gotten to the point where you questioned what video bitrate is, you’ve probably already purchased and set up all your streaming equipment including video camera, microphone, and lighting. Maybe you have also created your video content strategy and found a platform that you wish to stream to. If you have a WordPress website, …

Security September 1, 2021 Password Protected Live Streaming: Everything you need to know in 2021

What is Password Protected Live Streaming? A password protected live stream is essentially a live stream that is put behind a wall that can only be accessed with a password. The streamer decides the password and only shares it with select viewers. On WordPress and with WpStream, the way a password protected live stream works …

Monetization/PayPerView August 26, 2021 8 Ways You Can Make Money Streaming in 2021

How to Make Money Streaming Lately, how to make money streaming has been a popular question. Back when YouTube was still a baby, people were posting videos for fun as the platform was a shiny new toy. Today, YouTube is one of the biggest ‘marketing’ platforms. YouTubers have created brands using their streamed content – …

Broadcasting Getting Started August 13, 2021 Multi Streaming to WordPress, Facebook, and YouTube

What is Multi Streaming Multi streaming is the same as live streaming, except for the fact that you are streaming to multiple platforms at the same time. It is also known as ‘simulcasting’ or ‘streaming to multiple websites’. What happens is that you are able to stream to your WordPress website which gives you a …

Broadcasting August 6, 2021 How to Live Stream with StreamYard on WordPress

StreamYard and WordPress About StreamYard StreamYard is one of the most popular streaming tool out there. Most live streamers will have heard about it at least once in their streaming careers and may have even used it. StreamYard is a live streaming studio in your browser where you can interview guests and stream to multiple …

Advanced/Technical Broadcasting July 30, 2021 What does RTMP stand for?

RTMP is an acronym for the term ‘Real-Time Messaging Protocol’. You may have come across it in regards to live streaming and broadcasting live events. It has been used to stream over the internet (both audio and video) since back in 2002. This was precisely when micro media was created as well. Macromedia is a …

Advanced/Technical Broadcasting July 23, 2021 What is an OTT Platform?

OTT Platform definition OTT stands for Over The Top. Referring to a streaming service that broadcasts video content over the internet. So, ‘Over The Top’ of another platform. This is different to cable format where TV watchers used to subscribe to cable providers and networks in order to access regular programming. Now, cable providers only …

Monetization/PayPerView Movies Recording&VOD July 16, 2021 What is VOD? Video On Demand and what it means for your Business

Getting started with OTT streaming requires you to be familiar with some of the terms that encapsulates the domain. To be familiar does not mean expert level. You simply need to be aware and learning comes naturally as you continue streaming. A VOD is one of those terms amongst others. VOD stands for Video On …

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