Archive for the ‘live events’ Category

How One Twitch Channel Boosted Video Views By 380% in a Day

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
How One Twitch Channel Boosted Video Views By 380% in a DayReel Gamer is a resource that helps gamers build their audience, both on Twitch, and on YouTube. The site created specific video content around a particular event, and generated a huge 380% increase in views on Twitch overnight. Read about how it did it, and what it takes to engage an audience to that extent.

The Benefits and Challenges of Live-streaming Video [Creators Tip #163]

Thursday, October 9th, 2014
The Benefits and Challenges of Live-streaming Video [Creators Tip #163]The barriers to entry for live-streaming branded video content have never been lower. It's easier than ever to broadcast a live event out to an engaged audience, but there are many factors to consider such as cost, delivery and accessibility.

Free is Not a Sustainable Business Model – Unless You’re YouTube

Monday, May 5th, 2014
Free is Not a Sustainable Business Model – Unless You’re YouTubeThe largest cloud video network on the planet is yours to use for free! YouTube is amazing – you can use Hangouts for quick-n-dirty webcasts, or go into a more complex setup mode for real professional web-casting. But is being free to use a sustainable business model for anyone except YouTube?

YouTube Live Events: The Definitive List of URLs

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
YouTube Live Events: The Definitive List of URLsSearching for a live event to watch on YouTube used to be a simple affair. But then YouTube changed the navigation and made it that bit harder to find the broadcast you wanted. Luckily, we have a list of URLs that cover live events in all of the categories you need.

Where are Millennials Watching Video Content? Not on TV. [REPORT]

Thursday, February 20th, 2014
Where are Millennials Watching Video Content? Not on TV. [REPORT]If Millennials are watching TV content, but not on TVs, then where are they watching TV content? Plus, how does one market to Millennials if TV is not where they are watching video? TiVo's latest survey results shed some light on all of this and more. We also give some logical tips on where you might want to market to Millennials.

Kaltura Offers Native Video App for Out-of-the-Box Video Portal

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
Kaltura Offers Native Video App for Out-of-the-Box Video PortalOpen source video platform Kaltura has launched its new mobile video app which not only allow users to browse and view video but it also allows uploading of captured video, both live and pre-recorded. It's a single piece of software for a full-featured social video platform on mobile devices.

Google Helpouts: Video Support For Others In Real Time

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013
Google Helpouts: Video Support For Others In Real TimeGoogle Helpouts are live video calls that put those looking for advice in touch with experts and consultants who are offering, for free or for a fee, their skill and time in a particular area. It's still invite only at the moment but it could prove to be a very useful service for those who want to pass on their expertise and for those who need answers.

Consider Live Video Streaming and Engage Your Customers

Thursday, July 11th, 2013
Consider Live Video Streaming and Engage Your CustomersThose looking for some good buzz around an event should consider live streaming. Creating a way for people to watch a music festival, or a unique multi-day event, streamed live to all, can generate significant amounts of attention to your business.

UK Viewers Get Multi Platform Glastonbury, Wimbledon Coverage

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013
UK Viewers Get Multi Platform Glastonbury, Wimbledon CoverageSummer 2013 is going to be a huge year for digital broadcasting in the UK with the BBC set to offer around 250 hours of live Glastonbury content as well as 10 live streams from Wimbledon. Coverage of both events will be available online and via connected TVs and games consoles.

YouTube Live Stream Opens for Even More Creators

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
YouTube Live Stream Opens for Even More CreatorsYou got an account in good standing? 1,000 subscribers? You're set up with SMS verification? You too can start Live Streaming YouTube in a few weeks. Right now, many creators should be able to see an "Enable" button that gets them closer to live nirvana (the state of being, obviously not the band).