Category Archives: The video experts blog

TikTok Live Streaming: How to Go Live on TikTok in 2024

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TikTok has become a household name worldwide. The popular social media platform enables users and organizations to create engaging content and live videos, increase audience engagement, earn money and more. TikTok is so popular that as of the beginning of 2024, there are 900.7 million active users worldwide. Other platforms such as Netflix, YouTube and […]

H.264 Codec – The Definite Guide to Advanced Video Coding (AVC)

Video codecs and compression standards are important parts of streaming pre-recorded content online. While there are a wide variety of possible codecs that can be used, it’s essential to find one that offers better image quality or a lower compressed bitrate for better streaming results. Thanks to the H.264 codec, you can have both of […]

Video Hosting For Mobile Apps: How to Build an App Using Streaming SDKs

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Thanks to SDK technology, anyone can build an app that delivers live video streams. Furthermore, this technology enables users to live stream securely to Roku, mobile apps and any other device. The Dacast platform offers a video streaming SDK to its users and delivers live streams using HLS, the dominant streaming video protocol. The HLS […]

The 23 Best Live Streaming Apps for Mobile Broadcasting [2024 Update]

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Live video streaming continues to prove a popular medium for watching online content. A recent study found that live streaming accounts for 23% of global viewing time and it’s expected to have a revenue of $184.27 billion by 2027. Millions of viewers simply prefer to stream live video, getting in on the action in real-time. […]

How to Host and Embed an HLS Live Stream on Your Website

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Technology and industry standards continue to evolve. As such, so too does live streaming technology. New standards and features like HLS streaming improve the viewer experience. With this continuous betterment in technology and live streaming video streams evermore popular, it’s vital organizations using them stay competitive. Now that HTML5 video has replaced Adobe Flash as […]