The BoxCast Blog

Learn along your live streaming journey with posts designed to help you become a better broadcaster.

How to Add a Picture-in-Picture Effect to Your Live Stream

If you’d like to feature a speaker during a presentation, highlight key parts of your broadcast, or just try something fun, you might consider adding a picture-in-picture (PIP) effect to your live stream. Basically speaking, a PIP effect shows two...

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How to Build a Complete Video Strategy for Your Organization

Live streaming is just one element of a successful overall video strategy for your organization. This post addresses how to approach a broader video...

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What Mic Should I Use? 5 Types of Microphones for Video Production

Focusing on video production alone is like brushing your teeth without applying toothpaste. Yeah, that's right: It might get the job done (to a...

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Balanced vs. Unbalanced Audio: What's The Difference?

Anyone who’s dipped their toes into the waters of live audio production knows that various little things have a huge impact on sound quality. For...

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How to Embed a Live Stream on Your Website

Sharing a video online is easier than ever. People send and share video links to their contacts, social media followers, and coworkers every day....

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HEVC (H.265) vs. AVC (H.264): What’s the Difference?

We’ve all been there: Watching an online video, movie, or sporting event when suddenly, the screen freezes up, or the quality isn't what it...

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How to Live Stream Video to Twitter without Periscope

Periscope, a pioneer in the world of online streaming, used to be the tool of choice for live video on Twitter. However, in March 2021 Twitter ...

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The Best Live Video Streaming Equipment for Every Level

So, you’ve decided to enhance your live streaming equipment setup — or at least started to do your research. As you’ve probably already discovered,...

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HDMI vs. SDI Video Connections: What's the Difference?

When you’re streaming events live, there are a few ways to output video and audio from a video source to a streaming device. Two of the most common...

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BoxCast Flow: The Key to High-Quality, Reliable, and Secure Live Streams

Moments matter — whether it’s the big day, the big game, or the big announcement, significant moments are worth capturing and sharing. Live streaming...

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How to Extend Your Reach with Hybrid Worship

As in-person attendance gains popularity, houses of worship are faced with the question “Why should I continue to live stream?” The better question...

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Enhance Your Broadcasts with BoxCast Features

Here at BoxCast, we're constantly working to release features that help you level up your broadcasts. If you're looking to boost viewer engagement,...

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How to Live Stream All-Company or Town Hall Meetings

Your all-company meetings are an important opportunity for alignment across teams. They are a chance to instill your culture and build momentum...

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