What is a CDN? How do Content Delivery Networks Work? [2021 Update]

What is a CDN

Creating a positive viewer experience is essential for online video broadcasting. Businesses need to deliver a clean viewing experience for their investment in video to be effective.  When people watch a poor quality stream, they get upset before they even know it. Investing in professional cameras, microphones, lighting equipment, and encoder are some answers to […]

10 Best OTT Service Providers for VOD and Live Streaming [2021 Update]

OTT Providers

Did you know that nearly half of the homes in the United States have multiple subscriptions to over-the-top (OTT) streaming services? According to a study by streaming media tracker Parks Associates found, these customers weren’t able to find all their interests in one OTT solution provider, which is why they’re subscribing to many.  With the […]

The Truth about “Unlimited Live Streaming” for Professional Broadcasting

unlimited live streaming

Many live streaming solutions use “unlimited live streaming” as a major selling point. However, this can be misleading in a few ways. There are “unlimited” aspects of live streaming, but there is no such thing as “unlimited live streaming.” In this post, we’re going to uncover some truths about unlimited webcasting. We will talk about […]

How to Increase Live Viewers by 800% and Get More People to Watch Your Streams

live viewers

In today’s video-dominant world, live streaming software has proven to be particularly valuable for businesses. No matter what the desired end result may be, one common goal for businesses who live stream is to get in front of their target audience.  Starting your first live stream and instantly getting thousands of viewers would be nice, […]

Comparison of the Top 10 Live Streaming Software: What You Need to Know [Updated for 2021]

live streaming software

Thanks to the development of technology over the past decade, live streaming has become easier and more powerful than ever before. Evidence of this appears all around us in our daily lives.  Research shows that the global enterprise video market should reach $25.6 billion by 2025. If you do the math, that’s an annual growth […]

Top 10 Livestream Alternatives: Everything You Need to Know [2021 Update]

livestream alternatives

Some people have the mistaken notion that Livestream is the only professional video streaming solution on the market. Its name contributes to the notoriety, but there are many Livestream alternatives on the market. Not only are there other comparable options, but by many measures, other streaming solutions are superior. In this article, we will take […]

Software vs. Hardware Encoders for Live Streaming: Your Options Explained [2021 Update]

Software Encoders vs. Hardware Encoders

Encoders play an important role in maintaining a high-quality live stream. It’s important to understand the difference between software and hardware live streaming encoders so that you have the information you need to choose the best option for your streaming video broadcasts. In this post, we’ll discuss the ins and outs of streaming encoders. We’ll […]

Your Guide to the Best Live Streaming Equipment [2021 Update]

live streaming equipment

Streaming live video in 2021 is a must for many businesses. Whether it’s streaming video to stay connected with customers, streaming events virtually, or staying in touch with employees while they work remotely, video content is booming right now. The fastest way to go live is to use the equipment you already have. Like your […]

Continuous Streaming: How to Produce a 24/7 Live Stream [2021 Update]

24/7 Live stream

For many businesses and organizations, live video streams are often used to broadcast short series or one-time events. This could include concerts, business conferences, product announcements, a social Q&A, or any other event that has a beginning and end.  However, as people continue to “cut the cord” on cable, the demand for continuous online live […]

The Benefits of Training Video Software for Business

training video software

As offices become more globalized, and as remote work increases in necessity and popularity, many business leaders are looking for ways to distribute training to all employees in the most uniform, cost-effective, and efficient ways. Rather than sending a trainer all across the country to speak to different offices, or bring employees to one location […]