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Facebook Live Best Practices 2018 (Some Will Surprise You) | Christopher J. Martin

March 29, 2018

Here’s a great reference for anyone live streaming to Facebook. The article covers Facebook Live best practices and conveniently organizes them into pre-show, post-show, marketing, and technical segments. It’s good stuff for your workflow! And, if you need more tips on gear for your live stream, see our Videoguys guide Top Products for Facebook & YouTube Read More

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Webcaster X2 Streams to Facebook Live, YouTube Live and now Twitch!

March 5, 2018

  Epiphan Webcaster X2 – The Simplest Way to Stream to Facebook Live, YouTube Live and now… Twitch! Epiphan Webcaster X2 Webcaster X2, a dedicated hardware encoder for live streaming, enables creators on YouTube, Facebook Live, and Twitch to create high-quality live content directly from their camera or any HDMI source. Pair your device once Read More

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Epiphan Pearl 2: Stream to YouTube and Facebook at the Same Time

February 20, 2018

How to multistream live video from your program channel in Pearl-2 using an RTSP loopback and stream to both YouTube and Facebook at the same time. Epiphan Pearl-2 is the easiest 4K live video streamer, switcher, and recorder. (4K Requires additional 4K firmware upgrade). With less setup, less supervision, and higher overall confidence, Pearl-2’s integrated Read More

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Avoid These Top 7 Facebook Live Mistakes

Wowza’s created a great downloadable guide for live streaming success on Facebook. You’ll find a link to it at the bottom of the original article, but take a look at the at their 7 tips for what not to do! If you are ready to take your Facebook Live streaming to the next level, you’ll Read More

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Wowza Guide to Production Gear for Facebook Live

February 14, 2018

From Wowza Facebook Live Equipment & Production Guide: Choose Your Studio Setup Whether you’re getting ready to stream to Facebook Live for the first time, or you’re an experienced broadcaster looking to incorporate it into your existing workflow, you may be wondering what kind of production setup you need. In this post, we’ll walk you Read More

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ClearCaster Customer Spotlight: Broadmoor Baptist Church | Wowza

February 7, 2018

Case Study Snapshot At Broadmoor Baptist Church in Shreveport, Louisiana, they know a thing or two about connecting with congregants both inside and outside the Worship Center. Since the church opened nearly a century ago, its membership and reach have grown steadily, with weekend services drawing an average of 2,000 attendees. These services have been broadcast live Read More

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Facebook Live: 6 Expert Tips for Successful Streaming

February 2, 2018

Streaming Media’s Video Doctor has published a follow-up article offering more professional tips for successful live streaming on Facebook. Spoiler alert! here are the 6 Tips: Audio requirement Credential lockdown Audio sampling rate consistency Archival redundancy Active moderators Proper planning You’ll have to read the article to get the full value of the tips – Read More

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Matrox Monarch case study: Florida International University

January 29, 2018

Matrox Monarch HD is a small, easy-to-use video streaming and recording appliance designed for professional video producers who need to simultaneously stream a live event and record the master quality version for post-event editing. In this case study, Florida International University utilizes the Monarch HD to stream out events that students couldn’t attend too. Solution Read More

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5 Scariest Facebook Live Mistakes – Fix with the Wowza ClearCaster

January 25, 2018

We all know anything can happen when you go Live. Somethings can be out of your hands. The crew over at Wowza gives their top 5 scariest Facebook Live mistakes. I should mention that you can avoid these mistakes with a Wowza ClearCaster. The WowzaTM ClearCaster appliance is a Facebook Live solution purpose-built to improve the Read More

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10% OFF Epiphan Webcaster X2 – The Simplest Facebook Live and YouTube Encoder

January 16, 2018

Epiphan Webcaster X2 The simplest Facebook Live and YouTube encoder Webcaster X2™ is a dedicated encoder designed from the ground-up for live streaming to YouTube and Facebook, making streaming a breeze. Pair your device once with your accounts and it remembers your settings for all future streams. Designed for Social Media! Set up is easy Read More

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