Frequently Asked Questions

How do I set up a live streaming video on my church’s website?

Set up a live streaming video on your church’s website by embedding your custom HTML5 video player directly on your web page.

Can I broadcast in HD over Dacast?

Yes, Dacast users can stream high definition feeds, exact bitrate of which is dependent on the encoder being used to live stream. To stream at HD, please select a bitrate over 1.4MB a second and a resolution that is 720p or higher.

Can I stream ad-free with Dacast?

Yes, you can stream ad-free with Dacast. Free trials and all levels of accounts (monthly and pay as you go) can broadcast ad-free content over Dacast.

How can I embed a video on my website?

You can embed videos on your website by copying the embed code from the Dacast video manager and pasting it in your website’s HTML code.

Can I limit others from viewing my content over Dacast?

Yes. You can restrict access to your video and audio content using our geo and referrer restrictions features.

Is my church live stream private and secure?

Yes. Dacast has a broad range of security features to keep your content safe. One of the most basic (yet most popular) privacy features is password protection.