YouTube Gaming vs Twitch: There’s more to it than you think

Long read. Get comfy. So YouTube Gaming launched today as of this writing. If you’ve been hiding under a rock, it’s YouTube’s attempt to dethrone...
Dealing with Technical Difficulties

Dealing with Technical Difficulties

There's nothing like having an argument over which actor played in a certain film, and then turning to your smart phone for an instant...

PC vs. Console: Which Platform to Start Streaming On

WARNING: This article is not intended to start a fanboy war between PC gamers and console gamers.  So before you raise your sharpened keyboard...

Gaining Followers and Viewers

"How do I get more viewers and/or followers?...." .... is probably one of the most asked questions on Twitch by newer streamers, and for good...

When Should You Stream a Hyped or New Game?

One of the biggest keys to success for streaming on Twitch is positioning. Positioning is choosing when to stream a certain game and relies on...
Dos and Donts of 24 Hour Streams

The Do’s and Don’ts of 24 Hour Streams

24 Hour Streams are an event that many Streamers, both experienced and not, do for a variety of reasons. They may do it as...

Moderators: The support group to every good streamer

Ah, Moderators. The most trusted of a Streamer's family. The many tasks that are assigned to Moderators make them one of the most important...
Streaming First Impressions

How First Impressions Make a Difference

Picture this; your favorite streamers aren't online so you're browsing new channels to keep you occupied. You come across a channel that looks interesting...
OBS Encoding Problems

How to Fix Encoding Problems with OBS

It happens to the best of us. You'll be streaming, everything will be going fine. Then, a little red message pops in the bottom...

Streamer’s Must-Have Checklist

So, you love Twitch. You watch it so much that you are thinking about cancelling your cable bill for faster internet. That’s wonderful! Welcome...