Author Archives: Eliot Miller

How to Live Stream with Pre-Recorded Video


Pre-recorded live streaming is a smart move for many broadcasters with many benefits.  For starters, pre-recording a live streaming event is a great way to add multimedia content to a live video streaming broadcast. It’s also an excellent tool in that it enables viewers to catch-up on your content later if they weren’t available when […]

Tutorial: Dacast’s Pay Per View Video Platform


In this video tutorial, we’ll be looking at the monetization options on your Dacast  Channel. Dacast’s Pay Per View video platform includes adding Pay Per View tickets, setting up Subscriptions, and using Promo codes. Setting a Price Subscriptions Promo Codes Monetize your Live Stream! In this video tutorial, we’ll be looking at the monetization options on your Dacast  Channel. […]

OBS Tutorial for Dacast (PC): How to connect OBS Studio to Dacast

how to use obs

  In this OBS Tutorial for Dacast, we are going to cover how to connect to Dacast streaming solution with OBS Studio. Open Broadcaster Software is free to download, open-source encoder. This OBS Tutorial has been realized with version 22.0.2. For more details on how to add video sources and setting up hotkeys with OBS […]

Wirecast 8 Video Tutorial for Broadcasting Live to Akamai Network via Dacast

Broadcasting Live

*Note to our readers: this article has been updated to reflect Wirecast version 8. In this Wirecast tutorial video, we’ll cover broadcasting with Wirecast, as well as how to connect it to the Dacast service. To start streaming you will need a computer, an internet connection, a Dacast account, and to have created a Dacast […]

Best Chroma Key Software Encoder Comparison

Best Video Broadcasting Software

In this video tutorial, we will provide a comparison of the Chroma Key features in the live streaming encoders; Wirecast, Xsplit, vMix, and OBS. “What is the best chroma key software encoder?” has no simple answer, so we will explore the Chroma Key features of all of these encoders. Chroma Key, or Chroma Keying, is […]