How To Build a Live Streaming App on iOS and Android

How To Build a Live Streaming App

In 2018, 2.38 billion people watched live or on-demand video across all devices. More than 75% of these people used a mobile device. These stats make up a small portion of a massive trend.  In recent years, more and more online activity is moving onto mobile devices. Given that shift, it is wise for professional […]

Top 5 Streaming Solutions for Video Hosting [Updated for 2020]

Streaming Solutions for Video Hosting

For the past several years, the millennial demographic has consistently increased their consumption of digital video, now spending more time watching videos online as opposed to on TV. Today, the OTT video industry is flourishing with no end in sight. In 2018, OTT revenue in the United States alone grew by more than 25%. Experts […]

How to Live Stream a Government City Council Meeting Online

Streaming Council Meetings

As a local official, it is your duty to keep your community informed and involved. You and your fellow councilmen make decisions on their behalf, so it is only right that they know what is going on in their municipality. Live streaming council meetings and events is a great way to honor that duty and […]

Live Streaming Server – 6 Drawbacks to Creating and Operating Your Own

Live Streaming Server

Taking a DIY approach to streaming and setting up your own live streaming server may sound like a simple approach to broadcasting live. The fact that everything can be done in-house and on your own terms can be incredibly appealing. Unfortunately, there are a few serious drawbacks to rolling out your own live streaming server. […]

Vimeo Livestream Pricing: What You Need to Know About Live Streaming Costs

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Online video streaming is becoming more and more popular as people “cut the cord” on cable and traditional television. The OTT industry, which provides streaming video solutions like Netflix and Hulu, is doing particularly well since more than 69% of U.S. households subscribe to at least one streaming service.  For any business aiming at getting […]

Comparison of the Top 4 Wistia Alternatives for Video Hosting [Updated for 2020]

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Live streaming continues to grow along with online video, gaining popularity in recent years across all age groups. Mobile viewing is a huge factor contributing to this increase in online video consumption. In 2017 alone, the amount of time spent watching online videos on mobile devices increased by an average of 35 percent. Given this […]

How To Choose An OTT Video Management Platform

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A video content management system is an integral part of doing business nowadays. With more people telecommuting or working off-site, video has become a primary means to communicate, collaborate, and conduct business. However, as much of a blessing as live video streaming and video on demand are for broadcasters, they also create unique challenges in […]

Vimeo OTT Review: Pros and Cons, Pricing and Alternatives [2020 Update]

Vimeo OTT solution

The Vimeo online video platform was originally launched in 2004, and for most of its existence, Vimeo has catered to the creative market. However, in recent years Vimeo has begun to pivot towards the B2B sector. In this article, we’ll review and discuss one major element of this shift: the Vimeo OTT solution. We’ll cover what you […]

How to Stream Live Video Over the Internet: Best Practices for 2020

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Streaming video online has become an approachable and relevant avenue for businesses. When streaming live video over the internet started, it seemed complex and didn’t seem to provide businesses with enough ROI. But with robust streaming solutions being readily available to new and experienced broadcasters, that’s changed now. Online video is growing explosively. Hours spent […]

Church Live Streaming Statistics – Trends in Streaming Virtual Services for 2020

Church Live Streaming Statistics

In the past decade, the internet has become more and more accessible. This has contributed to the popularization of online video content, specifically, live streams. Many businesses, schools, and other organizations have jumped on the trend to reach their audiences in this new way. Churches are one of these types of organizations that are taking […]