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How to Live Stream an Event: 5 Considerations for Getting Started

Live Stream an Event

In recent years, live-streamed events have become the norm in our technology-driven and globally-connected society.  In fact, statistics show that live video will account for 17% of internet video traffic by 2022 which equates to 15-fold growth since 2017. Today, it’s possible for even small businesses and startups to live stream concerts, sporting events, weddings, […]

Which Streaming Video Software to Use: vMix, Wirecast or OBS?

streaming video software

As a broadcaster, there are several tools you need for a successful live stream. One important decision you’ll need to make is which streaming video software to use for encoding your broadcasts.  There are a variety of choices available, all with different strengths and weaknesses. Price points for streaming video software vary widely as well. […]

Best OBS Studio Settings for Broadcasting Live Streams

best OBS studio settings

As live video streaming becomes more popular in our day-to-day lives, many businesses are experimenting with broadcasting. For those who are new to live streaming, this involves learning to deal with the many technicalities involved in streaming live video.  It’s pretty easy to create high-quality live streams today, but successful live broadcasts require a little […]

4 Benefits of Live Streaming for Your Business

Benefits of Live Streaming

As the use of traditional video cameras continues to decline dramatically, the Internet has swooped in to replace the outdated methods of accessing news and entertainment.  The digital video trend has given rise to online streaming as a dominant form of media consumption. This evolution continues as more and more professionals have taken to live […]

Live Stream Recording: 6 Reasons You Need a Video CMS

live stream recording

While 51% of marketing professionals worldwide see video content as having the best ROI, broadcasters are still looking for ways to maximize the results of live streaming events. It can be costly to produce videos, so it makes sense to keep a recording of these broadcasts for further monetization.  The question is: Can a live […]

How to Choose Online Video Hosting for Professional Broadcasting

online video hosting

In the past few years, video streaming has completely upended the world of broadcasting. Many industries are finding ways to use professional broadcasting and online video hosting to support their goals. Businesses are using live video streaming for everything from simple product demos and to large-scale live events.  Today, we’ll take a look at what a video […]

Video Transcoding: Technology You Need to Improve Your User’s Experience

video transcoding

In a late 2017 study, 63 percent of streaming video viewers cited buffering issues as the most serious problem they encounter. That number represented an increase from the 2016 figures, and the same findings are true today.  Overall, they point to a very serious challenge with online video. How can you provide a good quality […]

What is HLS Streaming and When Should You Use It? [2020 Update]

hls streaming protocol

In the past, Adobe’s Flash video technology was the main method of delivering video via the internet. In recent years, however, there’s been a major shift in the world of online video. Specifically, online video delivered by protocols like HLS streaming and played by HTML5 video players has increasingly replaced Adobe’s Flash protocol. For both […]

What is a Video Content Management System (CMS) and How to Choose one for Your Business

video content management system (cms)

In the ever-evolving digital landscape, businesses are always looking for new ways to create interesting, informative content that people will pay money to access. Video is increasingly becoming a major part of the online content landscape, and its influence on overall online user behavior grows annually. For example, YouTube boasts that one billion hours of […]