Twitch 2014 Stats are just as crazy as last year! If you missed it, I recently posted about the 2013 stats so that you had an easy place to go to compare. Here’s the post if you’d like to check it out! The increase in viewership, partnered channels, and overall growth is actually overwhelming! [krown_button […]
When is it okay to stream a New or Hyped game?
You’ve probably scrolled down the Twitch.tv homepage and seen a new game with TONS of viewers, surpassing the normal leading games even. Next thing to go through your mind is “Holy cr*p! I should be streaming that!!!”. (And if it’s not, whatever dude, just go with it for a second) The question is, should you […]
Twitch Emotes – Do you know all of them?
Do you have any idea how many emotes there are on Twitch?…. Take a random guess. There are more than 10,000 emotes on Twitch now! Holy sh*t! How could you possibly be able to know what each emote is? Well, you couldn’t possibly do that, so Twitch decided to make it easy on you. […]
Twitch ReSub Notifications for Subs – Another Incentive for Viewers to Subscribe?
Twitch just came out with another incentive for subscribers. It’s….ReSub Notifications for Subscribers!!! Now I know a lot of our readers are Twitch Streamers still looking to get their sub button and partnership, but filling you guys in on updates and news is definitely still necessary. The name ReSub Notifications had me a little confused […]
The Moment when you Stop Putting in the Effort
We’ve all done it. We’ve all started something with a boatload of inspiration, feeling motivated and hungry for success. I personally love that feeling. The problem is, it sometimes goes away…and even worse, it can go away pretty quickly if you aren’t getting the results you imagined. This definitely is a case for streamers. A […]
Why You Should Add Music to Your Stream! And How with Twitch Music!
I am one that loves to have a nice JAM session when he streams! That being said, what is something you always see or hear when watching other peoples streams? That’s right, MUSIC! You might also see several streams that have a moving text overlay in the corner of their screen. This is to inform […]
Twitch 2013 Statistics – Awaiting the 2014 Update!
Okay, obviously I know I’m writing this post in the beginning of 2015. You don’t have to tell me, I know my name, I know what year it is. The reason for this post is so that when we eventually get the 2014 statistics in we will have something to compare it to! I want […]
Collaborations on YouTube and Twitch
If you’re a YouTube-er you may already know that collaborations are actually pretty common. We actually even see them on Twitch, but may not even realize. First off, a collaboration is when someone works with someone else to create or do something, in this case; 2 YouTube-ers or Streamers coming together to gain followers or […]
Utilizing Social Media and Marketing to Promote your Channels
Originally I was going to make this post strictly for streaming and then I realized that was nonsense. We all have social media; most likely Twitter and Facebook being the most used and most relevant for this situation. I’ve actually written an article similar to this in the past called “Promoting yourself on Social Media”. […]
3 Things Every Successful Stream Has (and you should too)
In a recent post we took a look at The Top 10 Gaming YouTube channels. The reason for this was so that we could take away the good things these channels were doing and use it to our advantage. Clearly if there is a common thing amongst the top channels, they must be doing something […]