Author Archives: Harmonie Duhamel

How to Use OBS Studio for Professional Video Streaming

OBS for Professional Video

Anyone involved in live streaming needs to use a live video encoder. Encoding can be done at the software or hardware level. Software encoders like OBS Studio provide the most versatility and are used by the majority of professional broadcasters. OBS Studio is a free, open-source video encoder and streaming application. This encoding software is […]

5 misconceptions about live-streaming (and how to improve your own use)

5 misconceptions about live-streamed virtual meetings

With more people logging in through digital mediums while working from home, streaming video and virtual meetings are more widely viewed. To make your live streaming platform decision easier and demystify about what is and isn’t critical in the streaming video space, our COO talked with Fast Company to give you some video performance tips. Take a look at […]

Are You Making These Mistakes When Moving Your Meeting Online?

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Both planners and tech suppliers had to pivot in a real hurry this spring, moving events from the physical to the digital realm in an instant. By mid-summer, all involved have had some time to contemplate early lessons learned — and share evolving best practices. In the following article, you’ll find what we observed about the […]

5 Tips to Maximize the Value of Video on Demand and Live Streaming for Employee Training

When done the right way, live streaming and video-on-demand can be among the most engaging, consistent, and cost-effective methods of employee training. In the following Training Industry article, our COO Greg Ellis shares 5 tips to maximize the value of video on demand and live streaming for employee Training:

Rick Fox’s Latest Venture Offers Gamers A Platform To Be Recognized For Their Feats

Rick Fox Twin Galaxies

Rick Fox’s latest venture in the gaming world, as a partner with Twin Galaxies, has him excited to bring new experiences with Dacast to gamers all over the world to help connect them, allow them to receive the recognition for their performances to help add value to their gaming hours. In the following Forbes article […]

How To Successfully Take Your Winery’s Sales Online

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When stay-at-home orders went into effect, many wineries launched virtual tastings to offer their customers an experience they could enjoy in the comfort of their homes. Streaming platforms, such as Dacast, made these events possible. As vineyards begin to reopen their tasting rooms, our COO Greg Ellis shares tips on how these supplemental offerings can […]

The Remote Learning Revolution: Why Every Company Should Master The Art Of Online Development

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Covid-19 has turned the economy, how businesses run on their heads, and also connected everyone virtually. In the following Forbes article, our COO Greg Ellis exposes some ways to improve production quality for on-demand training videos. Take a look at how to master the remote learning revolution successfully:  

3 Ways to Bridge the Social Distance With Live Streaming and Video on Demand

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Some small businesses are broadcasting live online and/or providing video on demand (VOD) to stay relevant and keep in touch with customers during this COVID19 crisis. In the following smallbizdaily article, our CEO Stephan Roulland, shares 3 ways to use live streaming and VOD to bridge the social distance and keep your company visible and […]

Work from Home and Employee Engagement Best Practices

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On some levels, work from home has proved to increase productivity in part. But with extensive work from home measures, and with several companies considering this to be the way forward until the end of the year, employee burnout while remote is also a worry to factor in given the various challenges it might come […]

5 Expert Tips for Engaging, Safe Virtual Meetings

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We are relying on technology now more than ever to host virtual meetings. But let’s be honest, not all of us were born event tech experts, and that’s why we decided to share some tips with Smart meetings to ensure you are making the most out of your virtual event, in the following article: