What's the Optimum YouTube Bitrate for Live Streaming and Uploads?

When using YouTube to live stream or upload videos, the key to making them professional isn’t just the equipment you use. It’s also the bitrate you use for your videos. If you use a YouTube bitrate that isn’t optimized for your Internet connection, you can increase buffering or lower the resolution of your stream. The best YouTube bitrate for live … Read More

SOLVED: What to Do When YouTube Live Stream Not Working

Whether you’re streaming live on YouTube or watching YouTube live streams, sometimes you may be having issues. If your YouTube live stream is not working, the issue is related either to the live streaming settings or to the Internet connection you’re using to broadcast or watch the YouTube live stream. On the settings side, take a look at this YouTube live … Read More

YouTube Live Streaming Setup for Fast and Stable Internet

While live streaming on YouTube – IRL, events, games, etc. – your viewers may see jittery / choppy video quality, encounter buffering, or even be disconnected temporarily from your stream. This is as much an issue for them as it is for you – your YouTube live streaming setup should definitely include a solution for this. First, you should take … Read More

How to Fix OBS Dropped Frames and Connection Issues

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) is the most popular free open source software for live streaming and video recording on many streaming platforms, including Twitch, Mixer and YouTube. Unfortunately, the most common issue users are seeing is the OBS “dropped frames”, which means that the connection to the server is not stable or your Internet connection can’t keep up with your … Read More

Twitch vs YouTube Gaming – How to Fix Live Buffering Streams

Many Twitch fans are complaining on social media about having buffering issues with Twitch when trying to watch a gaming stream online. Many of the same users find that YouTube provides the same streaming experience–but without any of the problems. Anyone else experiencing buffering when watching Twitch in Australia? I thought it was my internet but I can watch YouTube … Read More

How to Prevent Viewers Buffering when Low Latency Video Streaming

All excited about the new Twitch low latency video functionality? Streaming video on YouTube Live with the Ultra-Low-Latency mode? Are you a fan of Mixer for their low latency video streaming? Indeed, being able to broadcast video with low latency rocks, as your interaction with your viewers is greatly improved. At the same time, you have to make sure that … Read More