How to Use Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder to Broadcast

Note to our readers: Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder is NO longer a recommended encoder at Dacast as it is being depreciated by Adobe. As a free encoding software alternative, we recommend OBS Studio and you can access how to use it here.  Looking for streaming solutions for your broadcasts? Want to stream live video […]

Best Practices for Local Government to Broadcast Live Streaming Content

The question of how to broadcast live video isn’t just for pro live streamers anymore; it’s for local government, too! This article covers the 9 best practices for local government to broadcast live streaming content. Local government generally strives to be self-evident with its citizens. To get accurate information out quicker and more efficiently, live […]

Important Tools For Live Streaming Production

Interested in live streaming solutions? Using Dacast’s platform makes it easy to successfully live stream. Loaded with unique features, the platform has everything a beginning or experienced broadcaster needs to stream. But before you get started to check out Nick Bacon’s blog on the must-use tools for live streaming production. Nick covers the two best […]

Ooyala Competitors Comparison: Dacast, Brightcove & IBM Cloud Video

Nowadays, with so many options out there, it can be confusing to know which video streaming service to choose.  As the rise of digital media continues, newer technology is replacing traditional forms of video. In fact, gone are the days of waiting for your favorite shows on television. Today, you don’t have to attend events […]

Solutions to the YouTube Music Copyright Rules

Have you had your content mistakenly taken down from a video hosting platform like YouTube for music copyright infringement? Have you gotten a strike on your account after being falsely accused of violating the YouTube music copyright rules? Well sit tight and take your hand off that stress ball, because this blog will cover solutions to prevent these problems. The Problem Over […]

How to Do a Live Webcast with Multiple Cameras

Wondering how to do a live webcast with multiple cameras? Using Dacast and Wirecast, you can easily do a live broadcast, even in high definition. Music producer Calzo Houdini has laid out everything you need in a perfect guide on how to live stream video. First, we would highly recommend reading Calzo’s original blog on […]

Success Story: 1545 Media & Live Video Marketing

Dacast aids 1545 Media by providing them with a dependable and affordable platform. In turn 1545 Media provides great live video streaming and short video marketing for their clients. 1545 Media is an 11 time Telly and Davey Award-winner with experienced team members. Experts in both television production and short-form video production provide a strong […]

Pay-Per-View Video Hosting for Tutorials and How To’s

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Starting your own broadcast can be a challenging endeavor, and choosing what to broadcast can be equally tough. When we discuss pay-per-view video hosting, one of the best ways to generate revenue from your own video content is via tutorials. In this article, we’ll discuss why pay-per-view video hosting is so popular for online video. We’ll […]

Referers and Restrictions for Embedded Video Players

Video Player Restrictions

Video piracy, which is defined as the unauthorized use of audio or visual works that violates any copyright, is a huge issue in today’s virtual sharing world. No one can really know for sure the damage piracy wreaks on the economy, but freakonomics.com estimates that piracy “costs the U.S economy between $200 and $250 billion […]