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

How To Live Stream

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 five ways you can optimize your broadcasts to connect...

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The Best Webcams for Live Streaming

How many times have you video chatted this week? More times than you’d have ever imagined a few years ago? Yeah, us too. Here’s the thing: Your...

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How to Live Stream Picture-in-Picture Video in a PowerPoint Slideshow

When live streaming, you can easily share content from your computer and present your webcam’s video feed all at once. This lets your audience see...

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The Best USB Microphones for Computers + Live Streaming

Audio quality is one of the most important elements of video — especially live video. If you’re live streaming from a computer at home, the office,...

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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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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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3 Things You Need to Start Live Streaming

If you’re reading this post, you probably understand the importance of live streaming, but you may not know exactly what you need to get up and...

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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 (out of necessity or just habit) your events have gone hybrid or completely virtual, you may have found yourself in a situation that requires you...

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How to Add a Pre-Roll Video to Your Live Stream

In this post, we'll show you three different ways to add a pre-roll video to your live stream: one using hardware, one using software, and one that's...

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How to Re-Broadcast Your Live Streams

This post demonstrates the value of using Simulated Live. It's part of our series on BoxCast Features.

With Simulated Live, you can reach audiences...

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