Online Video Platforms: Top Providers for Media Agencies in 2020

Online Video Platforms for Agencies

The media industry uses a business model based on communicating information, art, and entertainment to an audience. In our internet-first era, online video is increasingly essential for media businesses and agencies. And that’s true whether you work in publishing, OTT or streaming media, video games or entertainment, film, music, events, or another sector entirely. The […]

Live Streaming Outdoor Events: A Step-by-Step Guide

Streaming Outdoor Events

In a perfect world, every live event broadcast would take place inside a warm building with fast, reliable internet access. Unfortunately, that’s not the reality in most cases. In fact, streaming live video often involves capturing outdoor events, which present a unique set of challenges, opportunities, and requirements. At the same time, outdoor events can […]

Live Stream Video Analytics: Optimization Use-Case for Marketing

Live Stream Video Analytics

Live video will account for 17% of internet video traffic by 2022. Do that math, and that’s a 15-fold growth since 2017. Clearly, companies are increasingly investing in ways to stream live video as a central element in their business. And relatedly, the more data that decision-makers can access, the better the business outcomes will […]

Cloud Transcoding: How to Do It and Why It’s Important

cloud transcoding

What is cloud transcoding? Why is this technology relevant to video streaming? Why has it become the dominant video processing method today? And more importantly, how can a business begin to use cloud encoding? In this blog post, we aim to answer these questions and introduce you to the world of cloud encoding. Along the […]

How to Set-Up a Multi-Camera Live Streaming Webcast

multi-camera live streaming

Our Tips & Tricks series educates readers on advanced tricks of the trade for video. The series comes from the expertise of outside experts in the field. This piece focuses on how to broadcast live content through a multi-camera live streaming webcast. Gregg Hall, the author, joins us from Webcast and Beyond, an online video service […]

How to Build an OTT TV Solution

Build OTT TV

Entertainment is shifting onto the internet. In fact, over the past five years, every area of home entertainment spending has declined, except for online video. Many businesses are finding success in creating an OTT TV solution. For example, advertising on OTT content distributed via smart TVs alone is expected to hit $20.1 billion this year. […]

Best OBS Studio Settings for Broadcasting Live Streams

best OBS studio settings

As live video streaming becomes more ubiquitous in our daily lives, all kinds of people are trying out broadcasting. And for live streaming newbies, this involves learning to deal with the technical issues inherent to streaming live video. Don’t misunderstand—it’s pretty darn easy to create a high-quality live stream today. However, successful live broadcasts do […]

Best Enterprise Video Platform: 2020 Comparison

enterprise video platform

Large businesses are increasingly choosing to invest in enterprise video platforms. And with good reason. In particular, online video enables businesses to streamline internal communications and training, market products and services, stream events, and more. So, that brings us to the focus of this article: how can businesses start using online video successfully? And what […]

What Are the Features of a Secure Online Video Platform?

secure online video platform

Online video is a powerful technology that everything from businesses to educational institutions to the government itself is increasingly using. According to the latest live video streaming trends report, the star of online video and streaming is definitely rising. Streaming is now available on any device, at any time. Experts such as Cisco research estimate […]