Author Archives: Emily Krings

How to Live Stream a Government City Council Meeting Online

Streaming Council Meetings

As a local official, it is your duty to keep your community informed and involved. You and your fellow councilmen make decisions on their behalf, so it is only right that they know what is going on in their municipality. Live streaming council meetings and events is a great way to honor that duty and […]

How To Choose An OTT Video Management Platform

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A video content management system is an integral part of doing business nowadays. With more people telecommuting or working off-site, video has become a primary means to communicate, collaborate, and conduct business. However, as much of a blessing as live video streaming and video on demand are for broadcasters, they also create unique challenges in […]

Church Live Streaming Statistics – Trends in Streaming Virtual Services for 2020

Church Live Streaming Statistics

In the past decade, the internet has become more and more accessible. This has contributed to the popularization of online video content, specifically, live streams. Many businesses, schools, and other organizations have jumped on the trend to reach their audiences in this new way. Churches are one of these types of organizations that are taking […]

How to Use Church Live Streaming Software to Broadcast Virtual Services

Church Live Streaming Software

As the world becomes more digital, many organizations are live streaming their events to open attendance to guests who cannot be there in person. Churches have jumped on this trend to make masses, worship services, special ceremonies, and other religious events available to members of their church community. In order to stream with the highest […]

How to Sell Videos Online – A Guide to Charging Viewers for Streaming Content

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The live video streaming market has grown consistently over the past few years, which has created business opportunities for broadcasters in many different industries. Although many have the broadcasting down in terms of equipment configuration and cinematic effects, some still struggle with the monetization side. Access to monetization tools is readily available, but figuring out […]

Video Hosting in China: What Broadcasters Need to Know

video hosting in China

Over the past ten years, the number of people accessing the internet in China has increased five-fold. As you might expect, such strong growth has led to an explosion of online video hosting in China.  In 2007, a mere 160 million Chinese had watched videos online. By 2014, however, this number had tripled to 433 […]

5 Tips for a Successful Live Sport Stream

Live Sport Streaming

To say that sports are wildly popular is an understatement. From baseball to football, hockey to rugby, sports fans have been filling the stands to watch their beloved teams for centuries. Reaching fans outside of the stands has been popular in sports for almost a century. At first, announcers went on air to broadcast play-by-play […]

How To Stream Live From iPhone [Updated for 2020]

Streaming From iPhone

Between the release of the first iPhone in 2007 and early 2020, 2.2 billion iPhones have been sold. This smartphone has revolutionized the way that people communicate and access information. The iPhone has evolved into more than a personal device. Its wide range of applications, ease of use, and high-quality camera on the most recent […]

Best Live Streaming Software for Mac – A Comparison [Updated for 2020]

Live Streaming Software for Mac

With nearly a 90 percent share of users, Windows remains the leader of the Desktop OS market. Mobile device usage is also on the rise. That said, Mac OS (formerly OS X) is becoming increasingly popular. As of October 2020, macOS usage accounts for over 13 percent of total computer usage. In fact, the core […]

8 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Video Streaming API

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Choosing a video streaming API is a huge undertaking for professional broadcasters. It is one of the most important decision points to make and can be especially daunting for those who want maximum customization capabilities when it comes to optimizing the player in their online video platform. The API you choose to integrate with your video […]