The BoxCast Blog

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

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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...

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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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What Live Streaming Setup Works Best for You? (for beginners)

If you're new to live streaming, you may not know what kind of setup you need to get started. Don't worry — this handy guide should help point you in...

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How to Start Live Streaming: Equipment, Platforms + More

Back in 2013 — when we started working with broadcasters — live streaming was limited and complicated. Creating great live video was a complex...

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How To Live Stream At Home

If (like many other organizations these days) your events have gone mostly or completely virtual, you may have found yourself in a new situation that...

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Stream Strong, with a Service That Scales

Nowadays, live streaming is becoming a necessity for organizations that want to reach sizable remote audiences. If yours is a large organization with...

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5 Tips for Live Streaming to a Remote Audience

Live streaming helps make people part of the experience when they can’t be present. Here are 5 ways you can optimize your broadcasts to connect with...

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Extend Your Reach with RSS Feeds

If your organization is looking to repurpose content you're already livestreaming, sharing an RSS feed is an easy way to start. This post explains...

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8 Easy Ways to Improve Your Live Video Stream

This talks about the steps to makes sure that you have a successful stream each time you broadcast. It breaks down different things to consider when...

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5 Steps You Must Take Before Streaming Live

This post addresses five steps to take before each stream to ensure you have a quality broadcast. It's part of our series on how to start live...

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How to Live Stream to Multiple Destinations at Once

This post talks about how to send your live stream to multiple destinations including your website, Facebook Live, Twitter, YouTube, Apple TV, Roku,...

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The Best Strategy for Buying Live Video Equipment

This post is a summary of the steps that you should consider working through as you purchase new video and audio equipment for your organization....

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