Guide to Split-Screen Streaming

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As a broadcaster, there is a wide variety of effects you can add to enhance your video stream. One of the more technically challenging effects is split-screen streaming. With the split-screen steaming effect, users combine two (or more) live video streams into a single presentation. Each discrete view maintains in its own section of the […]

Best Practices to Broadcast Outside

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Broadcasting live streaming video from a studio with all the amenities is one thing. You have the best Internet connection, cameras, computer equipment, and software that you can afford. You control everything and can rely on all the infrastructure of broadcasting, letting you concentrate on the art itself. But what about the times when you […]

How to Broadcast Live Using Prerecorded Video

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Most likely, those reading this already know how to broadcast live video. For example, you may already know how to stream live video on your website with an encoder, a streaming service, and one or more dedicated webcams or IP cameras. Sometimes, however, streaming video content can get a bit more complicated. Sometimes you want […]

How to Fully Test Before Your Church Live Stream

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Are you interested in live streaming your church’s events? Learn what equipment you’ll need and how to fully test before live video streaming. From cameras and encoders to professional streaming services, we’ll cover a full range of live streaming equipment you’ll need to test before broadcasting. End-to-end Test This will encompass everything we talked about from […]

How to Use Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder to Broadcast

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Note to our readers: Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder is NO longer a recommended encoder at Dacast as it is being depreciated by Adobe. As a free encoding software alternative, we recommend OBS Studio and you can access how to use it here.  Looking for streaming solutions for your broadcasts? Want to stream live video […]

Best Practices for Local Government to Broadcast Live Streaming Content

The question of how to broadcast live video isn’t just for pro live streamers anymore; it’s for local government, too! This article covers the 9 best practices for local government to broadcast live streaming content. Local government generally strives to be self-evident with its citizens. To get accurate information out quicker and more efficiently, live […]

Important Tools For Live Streaming Production

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Interested in live streaming solutions? Using Dacast’s platform makes it easy to successfully live stream. Loaded with unique features, the platform has everything a beginning or experienced broadcaster needs to stream. But before you get started to check out Nick Bacon’s blog on the must-use tools for live streaming production. Nick covers the two best […]

Ooyala Competitors Comparison: Dacast, Brightcove & IBM Cloud Video

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Nowadays, with so many options out there, it can be confusing to know which video streaming service to choose.  As the rise of digital media continues, newer technology is replacing traditional forms of video. In fact, gone are the days of waiting for your favorite shows on television. Today, you don’t have to attend events […]