Offline Streaming – What it is and why it’s important

      Growing is a difficult task in streaming, no matter how hard you try. There's a lot of things that you can...
Elgato Game Capture HD

Elgato Game Capture HD Setup for Consoles in OBS

You might be wondering, "Since I can stream directly from my current generation console, why do I need an Elgato capture card or to...

Controlling Chat: The Good, The Bad, and The Moobot

"I don't get it…Why would anyone watch someone play video games?"  Every time I tell someone that I stream video games, that is always...

How to Use Giveaways to Gain Viewers and Followers

One great way to attract the attention of roaming Twitch users is by giving away some games! Everyone loves free stuff, and Twitch viewers...
Dealing with Technical Difficulties

Beginner’s Guide to Streaming: 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...
Silence Is Not Golden

Beginner’s Guide to Streaming: Silence is not Golden

If you're thinking about streaming or have just started, then you have already read the numerous articles telling you to continually talk no matter...

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...

Streaming Upgrades for the Holidays!

The holidays bring family, great food, and also a chance to upgrade your stream setup! :) This article will be shorter but I thought I...

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...