We’re changing our ‘Free Tier’

When we launched paid plans in February, we included a Free Trial plan designed for users who were new to streaming and wanted to try out the product before making a purchase. In the Free Trial, Studio features were limited and users could only stream for up to 4 hours per month. After careful consideration, […]

A Letter To The Mixer Community

Hey Mixer community, First, I’m so sorry. Mixer shutting down is a huge blow to all creators. Like you, we put so much of our time, energy and love into this community. My heart breaks for all the creators who will have to rebuild on a different platform. Since the moment we heard the news […]

Customize your Live Stream with Overlay Design

Through live streaming, you can create any experience you want, right from your home. It’s pretty magical how a few simple changes to your screen can transform a broadcast. We put our heads together to share some of our favorite pointers and resources for making really good looking streams. Common Design Elements We intentionally built […]

Our next move for the creator community

Our platform is about you, the creator. That’s why I’m sharing this with our community. Today we announced an expansion of Studio to offer three plans: Free, Creator (starting at $20/month), and Professional (previously called “IRL”: starting at $89/month) when purchased annually. Didn’t you just add a paid plan? Yea, and it went great! The […]

A letter to the community

Hey everyone, it’s Stu, CEO of Lightstream. Today we announced our first ever paid plan with 720p 60 FPS and new capabilities for mobile and IRL streamers. For more info on that, go here. I know. I know. “What happened to free!?” “$99!?”  First and foremost, we still have a free tier that all our creators […]