Author Archives: Elise Lagarde

Top 6 Strategies to Increase Video Views for Live Broadcasts and VOD

When you publish a video online, whether live streamed or recorded, you want people to see it. With that goal in mind, this post offers six key strategies for increasing your video views–for both live broadcasts and video on-demand (VOD). In 2018, Ericsson ConsumerLab’s report found that the average person in the U.S. watches four […]

Viewer’s Internet Speed Needed For Streaming

Online video is booming. Starting in 2015, young millennials (ages 14-25) began watching more video on digital devices than on television. This has major implications for media businesses. The video streaming market is predicted to be worth $70.5 billion by 2021. Live streaming is making up the majority of that growth. This blog will look at issues […]

5 Christmas Programs for Streaming Live Church Services

It’s the busiest time of the year for churches all around the world. During the holiday season in particular, many pastors and leadership groups are asking how they can reach a bigger audience. In fact, some have already discovered one of the best ways to increase their reach– by streaming live church services. However, creating […]

Live Stream Encoding Software: What are your options in 2019?

An encoder is one of the most important components of any live streaming equipment. The encoder takes the information from your camera and converts it into a new format. From there, you can embed this content and stream live video on your website, using a video hosting and streaming service (e.g., the DaCast online video […]

How To Make Money Broadcasting Live Video

Broadcasting live video is rewarding in a variety of ways. Live streamers can gain personal satisfaction, pursue an outlet for creative expression, create a means to share information, or simply a provide platform with which to communicate. Live streaming itself is also rewarding in a more pragmatic way–namely, it supports generating revenue for your content […]

How to Stream Live Video On Your Website

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In previous articles, we discuss how to embed video on a website, how to do live streaming, and other related topics. In this article, then, we’ll offer a review of the entire process from start to finish. First, we’ll review the basics for broadcasting live video stream. Next, we’ll discuss how to embed live video stream […]

The Challenges of 24/7 Live Streaming

We’ve covered many of the basics of broadcasting live video steam in other articles. But what about those broadcasters or businesses who need  24/7 live streaming for their events or content? In this article, we’ll walk you through the basic requirements and challenges of 24/7 live streaming. Our goal is to help you identify and […]

5 Best Live Streaming Service Providers For Your School

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There are many reasons why a growing number of schools now use a live streaming service provider. Live streaming solutions can enable students to attend class remotely when they can’t attend in person. With video streaming, schools can record lessons and making the video available on demand. This can help students to quickly make up […]