Stream Checklist – 5 Things to Do Before Going Live

When it comes to creating content on Twitch, experienced streamers will tell you that the job doesn’t start when you click the “Go Live” button. In fact, many successful streamers will often spend the same amount of time planning and preparing for each stream that they do actually broadcasting. This post will cover 5 things […]

We’re joining The Vitec Group

Today, we are proud and so very excited to announce that we are joining Teradek and the other incredible brands of Creative Solutions and The Vitec Group. https://youtu.be/ZHtlMPidGSE We started Lightstream in 2014 (Infiniscene back then!) with the goal of making the authentic medium of live video more approachable and powerful for storytellers. It was […]

Changelogs: April 2021

April 21st Changelog Fixes Fixed an issue where video files would play their audio inside of users’ projects Resolved an issue where adblock extensions could prevent the subscription payment form from loading Users should know be able to upload images once again when using the twitch.golightstream.com subdomain Uploading images directly to a slideshow layer will […]

Tutorial: 3rd Party Integration Layers

https://youtu.be/A35Lvw4Vz1U What are 3rd Party Integrations? 3rd Party Integration layers allow you to bring in dynamic content from other websites. Sites like Rainmaker, Streamlabs, and Streamelements are a great way to showcase recent subscribers, donations, stats from your game, and more. Personalized messages are a great way to engage your audience and encourage more active participation […]

Gamers for Giving 2021 & Lightstream Crew – Join the Team

The Lightstream Team have been long supporters of Gamers for Giving, and this year is no different. We are doing things a little bit differently this time around, we are asking for your help to reach our donation goal. We would love for you to join our Lightstream fundraising team! You don’t need to be […]

Developer Guidelines: Lightstream Browser Sources

If you’re developing a tool for streamers, follow these guidelines to ensure that your service is compatible with Lightstream browser sources. User Experience In Lightstream Studio, streamers will be adding your service as a 3rd Party Integration layer called Browser Source. They must include a URL to load into their project. This URL must be […]

Refer a Friend Contest

Leaderboard Top Referrers(Currently Tied) EvilFireMedic Flowjacksonfgc_ Thanks to everyone who have participated so far. You still have a chance to get in the lead! Wonder what this leaderboard is for? Now, until April 1st 12:00am CST when someone (lets say a friend or a cat) buys a Lightstream subscription using your referral link, you will […]

Changelogs: March 2021

March 17th Changelog Browser Source Added a new option under our 3rd Party Integrations for “Browser Source” This option will allow you bring in outside URLs that you’d like to incorporate into your broadcast Not all URLs will be available to add to your stream as some websites may block the ability to embed their […]

Stream without a capture card: How to setup Lightstream with your PlayStation 5 to Twitch

Creating a great looking stream as a console content creator shouldn’t require a high end gaming PC or capture card, but you will need a basic computer or laptop for initial setup. With our Lightstream Gamer Project, you can do all the things that pro streamers do to increase audience engagement like add text, branded […]

Rainmaker Tipping Panels

Accepting tips from viewers is a great way for streamers to start monetizing their stream – especially if you haven’t made Twitch Partner status which unlocks additional revenue channels. With Rainmaker.gg, you can easily accept tips via your creator site. Once you have setup tips in Rainmaker, just make sure the “Profile Tip Button” option […]