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New Editing Feature for Facebook Live Recordings (Update Ep134)
Jul 12, 2019 • 1 min
Facebook has a new feature that can help you optimize your livestream recordings for replay viewers. You can now trim your live video recording so replay viewers start watching right where you want them to.
Social Power Summit: A Virtual Social Media Conference (Update Ep133)
Jul 4, 2019 • 1 min
The Social Power Summit kicks off Monday, July 8. It’s five days of virtual training on the HOW, the WHY and the BUSINESS of social media.. with one day each devoted to Facebook, Instagram, Live Streaming, LinkedIn and YouTube.
Social Media Day 2019 Virtual Summit Preview (Update Ep132)
Jun 28, 2019 • 1 min
The Social Media Day Virtual Summit kicks off at 1pm ET on Saturday, June 29th on Facebook Live.
Agorapulse Named Top Rated Social Media Marketing Tool for 2019 (Update Ep131)
Jun 27, 2019 • 1 min
Agorapulse, ahe popular social media management app, is listed number one on TrustRadar’s just released Top Rated Social Media Marketing Tools for 2019. Agorapulse scored an 8.5 out of 10 rating, finishing ahead of Buffer and Sprout Social.
Wirecast One: Professional Live Streaming at a Lower Cost (Update Ep130)
May 2, 2019 • 1 min
Telestream has released a new version of Wirecast called Wirecast One. It’s a great option for the new Wirecast user, coming in at a lower price point than Wirecast Studio or Pro.
Webby Awards 2019 Nominees: Trebble.FM and The Story Behind Podcast (Update Ep129)
Apr 16, 2019 • 3 min
Two of the 2019 Webby Award nominees talk about the honor of making the final five in their respective categories.
Mobile Live Streaming to YouTube (Update Ep128)
Apr 10, 2019 • 2 min
YouTube is limiting live streaming from its native mobile app to channels with a minimum of one thousand subscribers. But that doesn’t mean you can’t go live from mobile to YouTube regardless of your subscriber count. Here are some of the best options for…
Podcast Monetization at Podbean (Update Ep127)
Apr 2, 2019 • 1 min
Jennifer Crawford talks about how media host Podbean helps podcasters monetize their content.
Wirecast 12: New Features (Update Ep126)
Mar 26, 2019 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update. Wirecast 12 is available. It’s the latest version of the award-winning live video production software. And it contains some cool new features, including a QR Code Generator for sharing webpage links rather…
Email Marketing Tips for Podcasters (Update Ep125)
Mar 13, 2019 • 1 min
Chris Vasquez of AWeber shares 3 ways podcasters are effectively using email marketing. From Podfest 2019.
Sennheiser e835 Microphone Review (Update Ep124)
Feb 26, 2019 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update. Today we look at another strong candidate for best microphone under $100. The Sennheiser e835 is dynamic, cardioid vocal microphone that is designed for on-stage use. That means it will reject noise from…
Shure SM58: A Podcast Microphone That’s Affordable, Versatile and Durable (Update Ep123)
Feb 19, 2019 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Tuesday, February 19th, 2019. Our discussion of podcasting microphones tends to focus on either inexpensive USB mics for beginners or those heavier, more expensive studio mics in the $300+ range. But…
VidSummit Launches Virtual Pass Website (Update Ep122)
Oct 4, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, October 4th, 2018. VidSummit is launching it’s Virtual Pass website today. The event for video creators will be held next week in Los Angeles. If you can’t attend in person, the Virtual Pass…
Livestreaming for Business (Update Ep121)
Oct 2, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Tuesday, October 2nd and Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018. Mobile chat host Anh Nguyen is launching a new show called Women Who Mean Business. Her first guest is luxury travel blogger and live streamer Mia…
Helping Solopreneurs Grow Their Businesses (Update Ep120)
Sep 17, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Monday, September 17th, 2018. Solopreneurs face unique challenges that arise, in part, from spending so much time working alone. The events and conferences they attend have them doing more listening than…
Livestream to Multiple Social Media Channels with Switchboard Live (Update Ep119)
Sep 14, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Friday, September 14th, 2018. How to you take one livestream and send it to multiple social channels? Switchboard Live has been providing a highly-regarded multi-platform streaming solution for years,…
Livestream Deals Celebrates One Year Anniversary (Update Ep118)
Sep 13, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, September 13th, 2018. It’s the one-year anniversary show for LivestreamDeals tonight at 7pm ET. Join us to celebrate 12 months of connecting live streamers and podcasters with the products and…
LinkedIn Video Strategy (Update Ep117)
Sep 12, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Wednesday, September 12th, 2018. Dr Ai Addyson-Zhang kicks off a new season of Classroom Without Walls today at 5pm ET. Returning for her third guest appearance is content marketing expert, author and…
Twitter and Periscope Add Audio Only Live Broadcasts (Update Ep116)
Sep 10, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Monday, September 10th, 2018. iOS users can now go live on Twitter & Periscope without appearing on camera. The audio-only broadcast feature provides the same metrics and uses the same interface as…
How to Succeed on Instagram Live (Update Ep115)
Sep 7, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Friday, September 7th, 2018. Despite the built-in limitations imposed by Instagram Live, Todd Bergin develops sophisticated and highly-produced livestream shows on the platform. Known online as…
The Power of Social Media (Update Ep114)
Sep 6, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, September 6th, 2018. A couple of must-see replays to start us off: Chris Strub was a guest on BradsLive with Brad Friedman yesterday. He talked about live streaming for nonprofits, his drive…
Tools for Enhancing Facebook Live Broadcasts (Update Ep113)
Sep 4, 2018 • 0 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Tuesday, September 4th, 2018. There’s no shortage of good third-party tools for enhancing Facebook Live broadcasts. Which one is best for your needs? Training Tuesday tackles that question today at 4pm…
Livestreaming on Labor Day Weekend (Update Ep112)
Aug 31, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Friday, August 31st, 2018. On the viewing schedule… Saturday at 9am ET is Nimmin Live with Nick and Dee helping you grow your YouTube channel. View at YouTube.com/NickNimmin. 10:30am ET is Ask The…
Today’s Featured Livestreaming Shows on Facebook Live and YouTube Live (Update Ep111)
Aug 30, 2018 • 0 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, August 30th, 2018. On today’s viewing schedule… At 2pm ET, it’s The Bot Signal with RJ Redden. View on the Black Belt Bots Facebook page. At 3pm ET, Eddie Garrison hosts EG Live. That’s on the…
Livestreaming: Building Trust and Credibility (Update Ep110)
Aug 29, 2018 • 0 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Wednesday, August 29th, 2018. How can a new framework take you from completely stuck to ready to take on the world? That was the topic on this morning’s livestream hosted by Coach Jennie. And it’s our…
Get Past Your Livestreaming Fears (Update Ep109)
Aug 28, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, August 28th, 2018. The Ladies Go Live 5-day lifestream challenge is this week and it’s not too late to join. Lottie Hearn, Jenn Nelson, Tina K. VaLant and the Ladies Go Live…
Live Streaming Sports and Events: Wirecast Live Features Fantag (Update Ep108)
Aug 23, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, August 23rd, 2018. If you livestream sports or other types of events — or are interested in doing so, you’ll want to check out Wirecast Live today at 5:30pm ET. Andrew Haley interviews Fantag…
How Chat Bots are Different from Traditional Marketing (Update Ep107)
Aug 22, 2018 • 0 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018. One item to highlight on today’s viewing schedule… At 5pm ET — It’s BradsLive. RJ Redden joins Brad Friedman to talk about how chat-bots are different from traditional…
How to Add a PayPal Button to Your Website (Update Ep106)
Aug 21, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, August 21st, 2018. If you want to sell your own products and services online, it’s often best if customers can make the purchase right on your website. PayPal remains a…
How to Select the Right Microphone for You (Update Ep105)
Aug 20, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, August 20th, 2018. One of the most popular questions asked in live streaming and podcast groups is what microphone should i get. On the latest episode of the LivestreamDeals…
Laura Petersen: How to Boost Your Social Media Promotion for Livestreams and Podcasts (Update Ep104)
Aug 7, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, August 7th, 2018. One way to generate more interest in livestream shows is by promoting them through social media posts. The effectiveness of that social media outreach can…
What Microphone Should I Use? Michelle Miller Levitt of Heil Sound Offers Advice (Update Ep103)
Aug 6, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, August 6th, 2018. Choosing a microphone for live streaming and podcasting is a more personal choice than most people realize. Reviews and price points won’t indicate whether…
Podcast Audio: Chris Curran on Listener Experience (Update Ep102)
Aug 3, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, August 2nd, 2018. Snack-able audio content is growing in popularity on smart devices, but the setup and distribution process can seem daunting for creators. trebble.fm has a…
Easy Content Creation for Smart Speakers with Trebble.fm (Update Ep101)
Aug 2, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, August 2nd, 2018. Snack-able audio content is growing in popularity on smart devices, but the setup and distribution process can seem daunting for creators. trebble.fm has a…
Dave Jackson Enters Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame Tonight (Update Ep100)
Jul 24, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, July 24th, 2018. Dave Jackson from the School of Podcasting is one of eight inductees entering the Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame. The ceremony at 7:30pm ET tonight in…
Addy Saucedo Hosts PMx Competition at Podcast Movement (Update Ep99)
Jul 22, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, July 23rd, 2018. Podcast Movement officially kicks off tomorrow in Philadelphia, but there are several related events for those arriving today. One of the highlights is the PMx…
Visual & Video Marketing Tips for Livestreaming Shows with Jeff Sieh of Social Media Examiner (Update Ep98)
Jul 5, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, July 2nd, 2018. Mashable held the first Social Media Day event in New York City in 2010. On Friday, BeLive TV celebrated World Social Media Day 2018 with a global live show. 16…
BeLive.TV Celebrates World Social Media Day 2018 (Update Ep97)
Jul 2, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, July 2nd, 2018. Mashable held the first Social Media Day event in New York City in 2010. On Friday, BeLive TV celebrated World Social Media Day 2018 with a global live show. 16…
Livestreaming for Business: The Mom Show with LA Radio Personality Kristin Cruz (Update Ep96)
Jun 28, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, June 28th, 2018. Instagram has introduced video chat for up to four people. This enables private, real-time conversations in Instagram Direct. You don’t need a phone number…
BoxCaster Pro: Portable 4K60 Live Streaming with Pro Audio and SDI (Update Ep95)
Jun 27, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, June 27th, 2018. The BoxCaster is a small hardware encoder that’s been enabling high-quality video live streaming with just a camcorder and internet connection. This…
IGTV for Business and Personal Branding (Update Ep94)
Jun 26, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, June 26th, 2018. Love it or hate it, vertical video is here to stay. Viewers prefer to watch videos in portrait mode on their smartphones. Curious about Instagram’s new IGTV?…
IGTV: Is Vertical the Future of Video? (Update Ep93)
Jun 25, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, June 25th, 2018. When the new Brand on Broadcasting podcast launches, the first guest will be TED Talk speaker and Human-to-Human digital marketing thought leader Bryan Kramer.…
#RoadtoSocial: Social Media Influencers Take 3-Conference, 10-day Road Trip (Update Ep92)
Jun 21, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, June 21st, 2018. The Road to Social is underway as a group of Social Media Influencers are making a 10-day, 3 conference road trip. It began yesterday at Social Media Day…
#SMWL18 Live Video Panel: Building Your Brand & Inspiring Community (Update Ep91)
Jun 20, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, June 20th, 2018. The Midwest’s largest Social Media Conference kicks off today. Social Media Week Lima, Ohio is a two-day event with today featuring conference-style…
Livestreaming QVC-Style Links US Fashion Boutiques to Chinese Market (Update Ep90)
Jun 19, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, June 19th, 2018. QVC-style livestreams are helping US fashion boutiques reach customers in China. The interactive nature of live streaming adds a more personal touch as…
Musical.ly Adds Live Video Streaming Features from Live.ly (Update Ep89)
Jun 18, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, June 18th, 2018. Say good-bye to live streaming app live.ly. musical.ly is killing off the app that it launched two years ago. It will incorporate the live streaming features…
Social Media Week Lima, Ohio: The Midwest’s Largest Social Media Conference #SMWL18 (Update Ep88)
Jun 15, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, June 15th, 2018. The Midwest’s largest social media conference is taking place next week. Social Media Week Lima, Ohio is June 20th and 21st. This year’s theme is The Human…
Instagram Takes On YouTube & Snapchat Discover with Long-Form Video (Update Ep87)
Jun 14, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, June 14th, 2018. Tech Crunch is reporting that Instagram will announce the launch of a long-form video hub next week. This looks to be an attempt by Facebook to challenge…
Livestream Deals Podcast Episode One Features LiveU Solo (Update Ep86)
Jun 12, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, June 13th, 2018. The Live U Solo is the first product featured on the brand new Livestream Deals podcast. The monthly livestream show covering four products each broadcast…
Livestreaming Hosts: How to Recover When Things Go Wrong (Update Ep85)
Jun 12, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, June 12th, 2018. Even the best prepared hosts sometimes confront situations where things don’t go as planned. What do you do when tech issues strike? How do you handle it when…
Switcher Studio Launches Switcher for Brands (Update Ep84)
Jun 11, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, June 11th, 2018. Marc Gawith spearheaded the growth of .LIVE domains into popular branding assets for live streamers during his time at Rightside. Five months ago, Marc joined…
LiveU Solo Adds Cloud Graphics (Update Ep83)
Jun 8, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, June 8th, 2018. LiveU Solo users can now add live graphics to their videos from the Solo portal. Last night on #LivestreamDeals, Claudia Barbiero — LiveU’s VP of Marketing &…
Livestream Like a Pro with LiveU, Wirecast, Switcher Studio and Madalyn Sklar (Update Ep82)
Jun 7, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, June 7th, 2018. When building a brand for your business and yourself, how you come across on video can go along way toward creating a lasting impression. Of course there is a…
Facebook Rolls Out Lip Sync Live; Messenger Bots for Livestreaming (Update Ep81)
Jun 6, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, June 6th, 2018. Facebook is now letting live streamers add recorded music to their personal videos. ‘Lip Sync Live’ is Facebook’s answer to music.ly and a move to become…
Promoting Livestreaming Shows on Social Media (Update Ep80)
Jun 5, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, June 5th, 2018. Building an audience for your live streaming content often means promoting shows on social media. There are opportunities to promote before, during and after…
Chris Strub Spotlights Nonprofits Using Live Streaming; Mari Smith Teaches Monetizing Facebook Live (Update Ep79)
Jun 4, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, June 4th, 2018. Chris Strub is the first person to livestream and snapchat in all 50 states, supporting nonprofits along the way. This afternoon Chris launches a new live…
Storytelling with Twitter Video; Multi-Camera Production with Switcher Studio (Update Ep78)
Jun 1, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, June 1st, 2018. A couple of must-see replays: Stephanie Liu shared how she put together an 8-camera livestream produced with Switcher Studio. Along with her guest Jenn Baker of…
Summit.Live Tackles Tech and Business; Dave Jackson to Enter Podcasting Hall of Fame (Update Ep77)
May 30, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 30th, 2018. Today’s theme is tech and business as Summit Live holds the first of four one-day events. This one is in San Francisco with upcoming summits in LA, New York…
Facebook Selects BeLive TV as Facebook Live Video Solutions Partner (Update Ep76)
May 29, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 29th, 2018. BeLive.tv is now a Facebook Live Video Solutions partner. FB Live Video Solutions partners provide Facebook Live tools and solutions used by top media…
Content Marketing with Live Streaming Video (Update Ep75)
May 25, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, May 25th, 2018. Thanks to Jim Katzaman for capturing my thoughts on #livestreaming from last week’s #SocialROI Twitter chat. Jim wrote the blog post and published it on Medium…
Turn LinkedIn Connections into Clients; GDPR Compliance (Update Ep74)
May 24, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, May 24th, 2018. Melanie Dodaro is one of the world’s leading LinkedIn experts and the author of the number 1 international best-seller “LinkedIn Unlocked.” She is offering a…
Podcast Hosting on WordPress.com (Update Ep73)
May 23, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018. Are you a live streamer considering starting a new podcast? You probably already know about some of the great options for hosting you media files: Spreaker,…
Audio and Video Gear for Live Streaming on Facebook Live (Update Ep72)
May 22, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018. How to pick out the right gear for your livestreams remains one of the most challenging issues for people who are new to live video. As live streamers become…
LiveXLive to Livestream Montreux Jazz Festival; YouTube Live Viewer Growth (Update Ep71)
May 21, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, May 21st, 2018. LiveXLive has obtained live streaming rights to the Montreux Jazz Festival, including exclusivity for all livestreams delivered outside of Switzerland. It’s a 5…
Dreams Launches Mobile TV App: Livestreaming the Royal Wedding (Update Ep70)
May 17, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, May 17th, 2018. There’s a new app for watching TV on your mobile phone. It’s called Dreams and it launched publicly this week with 10 new mobile TV channels. VideoInk reports…
How to Get Great Audio for Your Videos (Update Ep69)
May 16, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 16th, 2018. Facebook Live continues to roll out new features. Last week it was cross-posting and persistent stream keys. Now you also have the ability to download your…
Should Doctors Embrace Livestreaming? (Update Ep68)
May 15, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 15th, 2018. The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending doctors live stream on social media platforms. Dr Angela Mattke writes that live streaming allows “pediatric…
Create High-Quality Content Consistently (Update Ep67)
May 14, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, May 14th, 2018. Viewers are not pleased with what they’re seeing so far from Major League Baseball’s Facebook Live game broadcasts, according to VideoInk.com. Fans are unhappy…
#StreamerChat: The New Twitter Chat on Live Streaming (Update Ep66)
May 11, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, May 11th, 2018. If you’re looking for a Twitter chat about live streaming, check out the new #StreamerChat hosted by Ileane Smith on Saturdays at 2pm ET. You can Tweet Ileane…
F8 Facebook Developer Conference: Behind the Scenes (Update Ep65)
May 10, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, May 10th, 2018. The music industry excited about the future of live streaming to social media platforms. What’s most interesting is that live video of concerts is actually…
Facebook Live Updates from Streaming Media East 2018 (Update Ep64)
May 9, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 9th, 2018. Facebook revealed three new features at Streaming Media East in New York City yesterday that will benefit Facebook Live users: The one that stands out for…
Live Video for Business: Increase Sales without Selling (Update Ep63)
May 8, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 8th, 2018. Streaming Media East is underway in New York City at the Hilton Midtown. This year’s expanded conference contains 6 tracks today and tomorrow, including the…
Content Creation vs Content Promotion: Which is More Important? (Update Ep62)
May 7, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, May 7th, 2018. Content Creators are often hear that they are putting too much time and effort into creation and not enough into promotion and advertising. On LIvestreamDeals,…
How to Promote Your Livestreams (Update Ep61)
May 4, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, May 4th, 2018. Eddie Garrison helps live streamers create high-quality content through his live videos and courses. On last night’s #LivestreamDeals show, Eddie shared tips for…
Wirecast 9 is Available: New Facebook Live Features (Update Ep60)
May 3, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, May 3rd, 2018. The latest version of Telestream’s award-winning live video production and encoding software is available. Wirecast 9 has several new features. A few of the…
Oculus Venues: Watch Live Events in VR (Facebook F8 Keynote) (Update Ep59)
May 2, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018. Facebook revealed plans for live streaming sports, comedy shows and concerts in virtual reality at yesterday’s F8 keynote. Oculus Venues is the name of the…
Coach Jennie Live Moves to YouTube Live Exclusively (Update Ep58)
May 1, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 1st, 2018. A couple of livestream shows are on the move… Coach Jennie LIVE is heading over to YouTube exclusively. In case you don’t know her yet, Coach Jennie is the…
Stop Streaming While Driving (Update Ep57)
Apr 30, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, April 30th, 2018. In Real Life or IRL live streaming too often means streaming while driving. And this is a trend that can have horrible consequences. A YouTuber was involved…
‘LinkedIn UNLOCKED’ Hits No 1; Amazon To Livestream NFL Again (Update Ep56)
Apr 27, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, April 27th, 2018. Melonie Dodaro was a popular live streamer back in the early days of Blab, but she’s better known as one of the world’s top LinkedIn experts. Her new book,…
Update Old Content for New Sales (Update Ep55)
Apr 26, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, April 26th, 2018. As livestreamers, we often think the content process is over once the blog post is written and any repurposing is complete. Yet a few simple updates can…
Facebook Changes Posting Access for Third-Party Apps (Update Ep54)
Apr 25, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, April 25th, 2018. Facebook is cutting off the ability of third-party apps to automatically post to your Facebook profile. That means many 3rd party apps won’t be able to…
Brian Fanzo: Your Brand Needs Twitter in 2018 (Update Ep53)
Apr 24, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 24th, 2018. If you’re a live streamer who primarily uses Facebook, Instagram or YouTube to go live, what role does Twitter play in your social media activities? While…
Facebook Premieres: Livestreaming Recorded Videos (Update Ep52)
Apr 23, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, April 23th, 2018. Are you a video creator who enjoys the livestream experience, but would rather produce pre-recorded videos? Facebook Premieres will enable you to distribute…
Live Streamers are Brand Influencers in 2018 (Update Ep51)
Apr 20, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Friday, April 20th, 2018. Are live streamers the new brand influencers? Janette Speyer, VP of Marketing at Web Success Team, thinks so. She writes in a crowded internet space,…
Newsjacking with Nick Rishwain (Update Ep50)
Apr 19, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, April 18th, 2018. Technode is reporting China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism shut down 370 live streaming apps after examining nearly 5-thousand of them. There are also…
Beyonce Sets YouTube Livestreaming Record; Musicians Who Livestream (Update Ep49)
Apr 18, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, April 18th, 2018. Technode is reporting China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism shut down 370 live streaming apps after examining nearly 5-thousand of them. There are also…
LiveU Solo’s New Graphics Capabilities (Update Ep48)
Apr 17, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 17th, 2018. New York Emmy winners such as Mario Armstrong’s Never Settle Show and Jets 360 choose LiveU’s cellular bonding technology to facilitate the high-quality…
Mario Armstrong’s Never Settle Show Wins Emmy for Interactivity (Update Ep47)
Apr 16, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Monday, April 16th, 2018. The Emmy nominees included Newsday.com, MSGNetwork.com and WPIX-TV, but the winner of the NY Emmy for Interactivity goes to Mario Armstrong’s Never Settle…
Live Streamer of the Year; Why Livestream? (Update Ep46)
Apr 13, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Friday, April 13th, 2018. Live streamers are among the nominees and finalists at the New York Emmys and Shorty Awards this weekend in New York City. Season 1 of Mario Armstrong’s…
Convert with LeadSurveys; Mobile Live Video Pop-Up Studios (Update Ep45)
Apr 12, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, April 12th, 2018. Lead generation is one the many ways entrepreneurs and businesses are using live streaming. Of course, not all prospects who visit your website are seeking…
How the NY Jets Livestream; Books on Live Video (Update Ep44)
Apr 11, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Wednesday, April 11th, 2018. A powerful live streaming strategy is to give viewers a peek behind-the-scenes, to show them something they wouldn’t see on tv or in a produced…
Blackmagic Design 4k Pocket Cinema Camera; TheNo1Alex on IRL Livestreaming (Update Ep43)
Apr 10, 2018 • 3 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 10th, 2018. A portable cinema camera is emerging as the headliner at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. The Blackmagic Design 4k Pocket Cinema Camera is light in weigh and…
Jeff Adams Host NAB Livestream; Congratulations to Jim Collison (Update Ep42)
Apr 9, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Monday, April 9th, 2018. The National Association of Broadcaster’s holds it’s annual NAB Show Las Vegas this week. Exhibits run today through Thursday. 17-hundred exhibitors and…
Rob Greenlee on Spreaker Live Audio; Mike Murphy on Alexa Flash Briefings (Update Ep41)
Apr 6, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Friday, April 6th, 2018. When we talk live-streaming, we mostly think of live video on social media platforms. What about streaming live audio shows? Unique among podcast…
Wirecast 9 Beta; Livestream Deals: Spreaker, Lead Survey, Social Media Week Lima (Update Ep40)
Apr 5, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Thursday, April 5th, 2018. Telestream has just released the beta version of Wirecast 9. It includes x-key controller integration, a redesign of the menu for adding sources, and a…
Aaron Roth of Arkon Mounts: Building Community with Livestreaming (Update Ep39)
Apr 4, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Wednesday, April 4th, 2018. One of the hard lessons we live streamers have learned in recent years is the risk involved when you only focus on one platform or social network.…
Derral Eves Launches Video Makers Show on Facebook Watch (Update Ep38)
Apr 3, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018. More live streamers are expanding their production skills from strictly going live to YouTube video creation. And VidSummit Founder Derral Eves has a…
Audio Interfaces: How to Find a Good One (Update Ep37)
Apr 2, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Monday, April 2nd, 2018. Bleacher Report is partnering with the NBA to sell live-streaming broadcasts of in-progress basketball games at reduced rates. The NBA recently tested…
Best Use of Facebook Live; Mixed Reality Event in NYC (Update Ep36)
Mar 30, 2018 • 1 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Friday, March 30th, 2018. NBC News took home the Digiday Award for “Best Use of Facebook Live” for it’s “Chase the Total Solar Eclipse with Us” coverage. Mario Armstrong’s Never Settle Show was among 5…
More Honors for Never Settle Show; Best of BeLive Picks (Update Ep35)
Mar 29, 2018 • 2 min
Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, March 29th, 2018. Award nominations keep pouring in for Mario Armstrong’s groundbreaking Never Settle Show. Tonight it’s the DigiDay Awards, where the Never Settle Show presented by Nasdaq is…
Jorge Narvaez of Reality Changers on Best of BeLive; #ContentWritingChat (Update Ep34)
Mar 19, 2018 • 5 min
Livestream Universe Update for March 19-20, 2018. Must See Replays by Nick Nimmin and Eddie Garrison. Owen Video hosts BeLive Weekly with guest Adam Nally MON, March 19, 2018 at 3pm ET. Ross Brand is a guest on #ContentWritingChat TUES, March 20, 2018 at…
Biggest Upset in College Basketball History?
Mar 17, 2018
Biggest upset in college basketball history? 16-seed UMBC beats number 1 Virginia. Talk about it with American East alum Chris Strub and lifelong Virginia fan Ross Brand of Livestream Universe. This special edition of #LivestreamSports was first aired…
MLB & YouTube TV Extend Partnership (Update Ep33)
Mar 15, 2018
Livestream Universe Update for THURS, March 15, 2018: ** MLB & YouTube TV extend their partnership for 2 more years ** Vimeo study reports over 60% of people who do a free OTT trial end up paying for the service (HT: Streaming Media) ** Only 25% of IG…
Livestreaming Connects LAPD with Community via LiveU Encoders (Update Ep7)
Mar 13, 2018
Livestream Universe Update for TUES, March 13, 2018: ** BeLive.tv introduces it’s call-to-action feature (scrolling text) on #BeLiveWeekly w/ Owen Video. ** Livestream Universe has a brief tutorial on how to add scrolling text to your BeLive.tv…
Andrew Haley of Telestream Wirecast & Instagram Direct Dialing (Update Ep32)
Mar 9, 2018
Livestream Universe Update - Ep 33 Friday’s Livestream Universe​ Update includes: *On Wirecast Live, Andrew Haley​ of Telestream Wirecast​ has a simpler way for Ross Brand to change shots while recording updates *Instagram’s code reveals possible audio…
Mitch Jackson Debuts Legal Hour on BeLive.tv (Update Ep5)
Mar 7, 2018 • 4 min
On Wed’s Livestream Universe update, Mitch Jackson previews his new LegalHour.Live show debuting at 2pm ET on BeLive.tv. Also today, Professor Nez is speaking at the Content Creators Summit today, starting at 1pm ET (LINK in COMMENTS) hosted by Kim Doyal…
Content Creators Summit & Nicole Sanchez on Best of BeLive (Update Ep31)
Mar 6, 2018 • 3 min
The Content Creators Summit, hosted by Kim Doyal and Lead Surveys, kicks off today and runs through Friday featuring speakers sharing their content creation knowledge, insights and tips. Ross Brand will be the second speaker on day 1 with his session…
Best Budget Mic for Livestreaming & Podcasting (Update Ep30)
Mar 5, 2018 • 7 min
What’s the best microphone under $75 for #livestreaming and #podcasting? I watched popular podcaster Pat Flynn (of Smart Passive Income with Pat Flynn) test 3 mics and I thought one was clearly the winner, but at the end he equally endorsed 2 of the 3…
Jennifer Quinn Talks about Moving to Facebook Live & Collaboration (Update Ep29)
Jan 11, 2017 • 7 min
The Daily Livestram Update for January 11, 2017. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Jennifer Quinn talks about how she came to love collaboration in #livestreaming, Joel Comm shares 3 awesome ways to murder your business and…
A Busy Day for Wagner dos Santos & Jennifer Quinn Returns to #LivestreamStars (Update Ep28)
Jan 9, 2017 • 6 min
The Daily Livestram Update for January 9, 2017. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. A busy day for Wagner dos Santos, Jennifer Quinn returns to #LivestreamStars and the rest of our highly-recommended (MON & TUE + WED Morning) livestreaming…
Jenn Nelson Shares Holiday Wine Recommendations (Update Ep27)
Dec 19, 2016 • 8 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 19, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. In the final update for 2016, Jenn Nelson of Wine Antics shares her holiday wine recommendations, a Blab Holiday Family Reunion with Joel Comm & Vincenzo…
Holiday Themed Livestream Shows: A Blab Family Reunion & Wine Antics Celebration (Update Ep26)
Dec 16, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 16, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Vincenzo M Landino talks about the Blab Holiday Family Reunion show he’s co-hosting on Monday with Joel Comm, Jenn Nelson and Jason Stubblefield have an…
Nazim Beltran talks Instagram Live, Plans for Snapchat & Value of Replays (Update Ep25)
Dec 15, 2016 • 6 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 15, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Nazim Beltran of Casa Chiesi discusses Instagram Live, the advantages of having replays and the possibility of Snapchat adding Live Video plus our…
MartyMcPadden on Twitter’s #GoLive & Twitter Surprises Ryan A Bell on Periscope (Update Ep24)
Dec 14, 2016 • 6 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 14, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Marty McPadden of PodJam.tv reacts to launch of Twitter’s #GoLive, Twitter pays a surprise visit to Ryan Anderson Bell of Summit Live who was talking…
Vincenzo Landino on Live Video Production for Brands & Instagram Goes Live (Update Ep23)
Dec 13, 2016 • 7 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 13, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Vincenzo Landino talks about the collaboration between Aftermarq (Vincenzo, Amy Schmittauer) and Enlightened Audiovisual (Robert Hix, Jennifer Quinn, Sam…
Aftermarq & Enlightened A/V Partner to Provide Live Video Services (Update Ep22)
Dec 12, 2016 • 3 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 12, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. A new partnership between Aftermarq (Vincenzo M Landino, Amy M Schmittauer) and Enlightened Audiovisual (Robert Hix, Jennifer Quinn, Sam Gonzalez),…
Professionalize Your iPhone Live Video Production with Switcher Go (Update Ep21)
Dec 9, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 9, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Video preview of the new Switcher Go app from Switcher Studio, Shadé Adu & Aaron Roth to talk branding strategies and the rest of FRI-SUN’s…
Tim McDonald Sees a Major Live Video Opportunity for Brands in 2017 (Update Ep20)
Dec 8, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 8, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Tim McDonald talks about how brands can leverage improved mobile connectivity in 2017 through live 2-way video conversations and Ross Brand to share 2017…
Toni Henderson wins ACHI Award & Amir Zonozi lands NBA Client for Zoomph (Update Ep19)
Dec 7, 2016 • 7 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 7, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Toni Henderson-Mayers, host of the Wise Courtship Philosophy Show on Periscope, won the 2016 ACHI Magazine People’s Choice Award, Amir Zonozi of Zoomph…
Wendy Fore expands her Breaking Barriers in Business Franchise (Update Ep18)
Dec 6, 2016 • 5 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 6, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Wendy Futrell Fore adds a second show to her Breaking Barriers in Business franchise, Snapchat video ads average less then 3 seconds per view plus today’s…
Wagner dos Santos To Share Marketing Insights Daily on Periscope (Update Ep17)
Dec 5, 2016 • 6 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 5, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Wagner dos Santos talks about his new daily marketing show, Wagner Live Insights, plus today’s highly-recommended #livestreaming shows featuring Luria…
Jenn Nelson & ‘Stub’ Livestream About Wine on 2 Shows (Update Ep16)
Dec 2, 2016 • 3 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 2, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Jenn Nelson of Wine Antics & Jason Stubblefield of Cork Envy talk about expanding their livestream programming in the wine industry plus our featured…
Steven Healey on Why He Conducts Interviews on Facebook Live Using BeLive.tv (Update Ep15)
Dec 1, 2016 • 5 min
The Daily Livestram Update for December 1, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Steven Healey talks about making connection through Facebook Live and has a new course on using BeLive.tv for FB Live interviews (complimentary…
Sue B. Zimmerman Offers Live Webinar on Instagram (Update Ep14)
Nov 30, 2016 • 5 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 30, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Sue B. Zimmerman is hosting live webinars on Instagram starting tonight and is a guest today on TheShow.Live with Mitch Jackson & Jennifer Edwards…
Brian Fanzo Launches a New Show About FOMO (Update Ep13)
Nov 29, 2016 • 5 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 29, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Brian Fanzo of Summit.Live talks about his new FOMO Fanz livestream show and podcast plus our highly recommended broadcasts featuring Stacy Lynn Harp,…
Stephen Heywood Shares His Setup for Conducting Interviews (Update Ep12)
Nov 28, 2016 • 7 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 28, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Highlights of Stephen Heywood of The Tech Buzz talking about using Skype & Zoom for interviews with Todd Bergin on the Divorce the Workforce podcast, a…
Luria Petrucci explains framing on-camera and updates from BeLive.tv & BlueJeans (Update Ep11)
Nov 22, 2016 • 7 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 22, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Luria Petrucci of Live Streaming Pros teaches Ross Brand about framing, BlueJeans Network has a new monthly plan for livestreamers, BeLive.tv rolls out…
Luria Petrucci Visits #LivestreamStars & BeLive.tv Launches New Show (Update Ep10)
Nov 21, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 21, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Luria Petrucci of Lives Streaming Pros dishes advice on how to start, grow & monetize your livestream show today at 1pm ET & on #LivestreamStars at 7pm…
GoDaddy & Heather Dopson Launch a New Live Show & Luria Petrucci Says Be ‘The Expert’ by Livestreaming (Update Ep9)
Nov 18, 2016 • 5 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 18, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Heather Dopson launches a new show, Beyond the Domain, for GoDaddy and Luria Petrucci of Live Streaming Pros talks about becoming “the expert” by…
Make Money from Your Livestream Interviews, says Raven the Talk Show Maven (Update Ep8)
Nov 17, 2016 • 6 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 17, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Raven Blair Glover says turn your livestream interviews into cash plus today’s highly-recommended programming featuring Todd Bergin, Stacy Lynn, Korie…
Chris Barrows Discusses the Benefits of Podcasting after 100 Episodes (Update Ep7)
Nov 16, 2016 • 6 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 16, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Chris Barrows celebrates episode 100 of the Why I Social Podcast plus our highly-recommended broadcasts featuring Rachel Moore, Jenn Nelson, Rj Redden,…
How to Use Periscope for Professionals with Mitch Jackson (Update Ep6)
Nov 15, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 15, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Mitch Jackson offers advice for professionals looking to use Periscope plus our highly-recommended broadcasts featuring Wendy Futrell Fore, Chef Katrina,…
Jim Collison on Hosting Your Live Chat with ChatWing (Update Ep5)
Nov 14, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 14, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Jim Collison of The Average Guy Podcast Network talks about Chatwing, an independent free app for hosting your live chat on your website plus featured…
Nathan Segal on How Writers Can Benefit from Livestreaming (Update Ep4)
Nov 11, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestram Update for November 11, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Nathan Segal talks about how the role #livestreaming can play in the writing and publishing process plus featured shows for FRI-SUN with Claudia…
Jennifer Quinn Looks at the Future of Livestreaming (Update Ep3)
Nov 10, 2016 • 4 min
The Daily Livestream Update for November 10, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Throwback Thursday clip of Jennifer Quinn’s prediction for livestreaming, Raven Blair Glover’s lineup of stars and the rest of today’s featured…
Better Facebook Live Comments: Melissa Reyes on Smiletime & Coach Jennie on BeLive (Update Ep2)
Nov 9, 2016 • 7 min
The Daily Livestream Update for November 9, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Melissa Reyes talks about Smiletime’s integration of FB Live comments and Jennie Mustafa-Julock shares what she likes about commenting on FB Live with…
Steve Healey’s New Book on Live Video & Bree Kelley on Livestreaming for Business (Update Ep1)
Nov 8, 2016 • 6 min
The Daily Livestream Update for November 8, 2016. Hosted by LivestreamUniverse.com editor Ross Brand. Steven Healey discusses his new book on livestraming and Bree Kelley talks about small and large businesses doing live video right. Plus…