Tag: FaceBook

May 29, 2020

Software first steps: Stream keys

In an earlier post, I suggested you first select a streaming provider. This could have been either YouTube, Facebook or Twitch. Before we can use software on the desktop to stream to these sites, you will need to get some information from them first. The information you need is the following: The RTMP key or stream key The RTMP URL or stream url, optionally Each […]

May 18, 2020

Mobile live streaming

When we have chosen our live streaming provider, we can get into hardware. The cheapest hardware setup we can use is free. One thing we all have is a smartphone. This can be either an Android or an Apple phone. Both of these can be good enough for live streaming when you’re in a pinch, budget or time-wise. This means you will be limited with […]

May 15, 2020

Choosing a live streaming provider

There are many apps and websites which allow you to live stream to various platforms. Some of these platforms allow you to stream for hours on end using just your mobile phone while others are more limited in the duration you can live stream. It also depends on where your audience is and what kind of audience you want to reach with your video’s. This […]