Becoming a Successful Poker Streamer

Tips for Becoming a Successful Poker Streamer

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In Fall of 2014, Jason Somerville came to Twitch and started streaming his Run It Up show at jcarverpoker. In less than one year of streaming on Twitch, Jason Somerville has already amassed more than 100,000 followers and receives thousands of viewers per stream, peaking at over 20,000 live viewers  during deep runs in big […]

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New Site Design and FORUMS!

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Hey streamers! We are proud to launch StreamerSquare 2.0, bringing you a fresh, clean look to our website. We also (finally) have REAL forums! Now, you can engage with other streamers in discussions, buying and selling services, and critiquing each other’s streams! If you have questions about streaming, feel free to ask on our forums.

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How to Use Giveaways to Gain Viewers and Followers

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One great way to attract the attention of roaming Twitch users is by giving away some games! Everyone loves free stuff, and Twitch viewers are definitely no exception. While it will cost money to buy and give away games, it can really help boost your channel and get people through the door. Make sure to advertise […]

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When Should You Stream a Hyped or New Game?

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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 a number of factors including the popularity of the game and the number and popularity of streamers playing that game. Many new streamers believe the best game to stream to get […]

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How to Use Twitter to Grow Your Stream

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If you’re here, reading this article, you probably know that social media can be a powerful tool. Twitter is one of the most resourceful places to grow your stream. As a new streamer there are actually very few ways to promote your stream. Advertising in other streams will not only get you banned but it […]

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How to set up StreamTip Donation Tracker

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StreamTip.com is a useful way to track your donations during your Twitch stream, here’s a setup guide for how to get it running! 1. Login to StreamTip with your Twitch login. 2. If it’s your first time, you will go through a tour of the site. 3. Downloads -> Download StreamTip Alerter 4. Run the […]

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Twitch Turbo

Twitch Turbo

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If you have been around Twitch for any decent amount of time, you will have noticed at least one person with a nice battery looking icon next to their name in a Twitch chatroom.  In case you did not know, this is the sign of a Twitch Turbo user.  Turbo is a way of upgrading […]

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How to Stream Kickstarter and Other Crowdfunding Games

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For serious streamers, streaming is more than just playing video games. It’s having a schedule, creating “theme days”, and providing viewers with unique entertainment every day. One great way to add variety to your stream is by featuring Kickstarter or other crowdfunding games on your channel. Viewers will get to check out never-before-seen games and […]

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YouTube Buying Twitch – Reactions from Twitter

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Yesterday evening, Variety posted that based on sources, Youtube is planning to acquire Twitch for $1 billion. This sparked an explosion in the Twittersphere, here are some of the reactions: Some people got some press, and probably an influx of panicked questions… Things I know: I was used in the @USATODAY article about Twitch being […]

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How to Stream from the PS4 to Twitch

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I’ll go on record and say that I did not buy a PS4 with the intention of streaming to Twitch. However, Sony and Twitch have made the ability to stream to Twitch a breeze, so I figured I might as well give it a try. (Note PS4 also allows streaming to USTREAM) Why stream from […]

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Operation Supply Drop

8-Bit Salute

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Starting this Saturday, May 17th, Operation Supply Drop is hosting the 3rd Annual 8-Bit Salute.  OSD is a charity organization that is based on giving video game care packages to soldiers both in active duty and recovering in military hospitals.  The organization was started in 2010 by Captain Stephen Machuga, who began this initiative by […]

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Welcome to StreamerSquare

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Welcome to StreamerSquare.com! This website is your source for all of your streaming related needs. Whether it be channel overlays, streaming setup guides, or streaming tips, StreamerSquare will have you covered. But wait, there’s more. StreamerSquare will also be hosting giveaways, conducting interviews with streamers and developers, giving away alpha/beta keys, and holding tournaments. We are […]

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Buying Founder’s Packs

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With ArcheAge taking Twitch by storm, the question of whether or not to buy a Founder’s Pack is on everyone’s mind.  Is ArcheAge worth the $150, or is that money best spent on other games?  First off, you must think about your stream.  Do you plan on only streaming ArcheAge or is it simply going […]

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Twitch Rainbow Kappa Emotes

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If you’re the ultimate fan of Kappa, you can unlock a set of Rainbow colored Kappa emotes for Twitch. All you have to do is subscribe to the Twitch channel for $2.99.  These emotes will not be available to use after December 31st,  2014, even if you have already unlocked them. Do you think it’s […]

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Choice Chamber

Choice Chamber: Next Phase in the “TwitchPlays” Saga or Start of a New Genre?

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Coming to your PC this winter (if all goes according to schedule), Choice Chamber is an indie game brought to you by Studio Bean.  Designed to be played while streaming, this 2D platformer places the fate of your character in the hands of the viewers.  Text will pop up on in a window asking questions […]

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Twitch Updates ToS For Giveaways

Twitch Updates ToS Regarding Giveaways

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Twitch recently posted on their blog an update to their terms of service regarding promotions on streams. In summary, the streamer is responsible for all promotions on their stream and must abide by their own local laws as well as claiming all responsibility and liability for the promotions. In addition, you must read out or post […]

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