Tips and Tricks

How to take advantage of the extra features that are part of the Socialive platform

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46 articles in this collection
Written by Bryan Lipson, Erick Pullen, Jonathan Joffe and 2 others

How do I replace the "Starting" animation at the beginning of my broadcast?

Always use an "intro" image to kick off your broadcasts
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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

How to disable auto-update in Chrome on Windows and Mac

Our team has identified a critical bug in Chrome 77
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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated this week

How to install a previous version of Google Chrome

Current recommendation: Chrome 75
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Written by Nicolas Parr
Updated this week

How to Reset Your Password

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Written by Nicolas Parr
Updated over a week ago

FaceTime Camera not appearing in Socialive (Mojave Users)

Not seeing your camera source? Lets fix that.
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Incorporate Live Comments into Your Broadcast (Apple Users)

Looking to show off your audience engagement?
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Turn off Portrait lock on your mobile device

If the screen doesn't rotate on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, turn off the Portrait Orientation lock
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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Embedding Socialive's Player in Wix

Lets get started!
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Embedding Socialive's Player in Squarespace

Lets get started!
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Embedding Socialive's Player in Shopify

Come on sellers, lets push the needle!
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Enable broadcasting to LinkedIn Live with Socialive

LinkedIn Live is currently in private beta
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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Scheduling a Facebook Live Broadcast

Plan your broadcast ahead
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Connecting to Microsoft Stream

Get started in no time!
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Clear Your Browser Storage

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Written by Nicolas Parr
Updated over a week ago

Getting connected to Workplace by Facebook

Get connected to Workplace in seconds via RTMP
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Stream to Amazon from Socialive

Locating your Stream Key in Amazon and Adding it to Socialive
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Welcome to the new web experience

See whats new in Portal
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Creating Polls

Engage with your audience using polls
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

How to View & Download Recordings

Downloading your previous broadcasts in Portal is easy
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Applying New Orientations

Appeal to your mobile audience with these new resolutions
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Creating a Broadcast in Portal

Starting a broadcast just got easier
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Video size by Aspect Ratio

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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Joining a Broadcast on Socialive's Mobile App

Get connected and start broadcasting from anywhere!
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Using Screen Share

Get familiar with screen share in our browser based platform
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Using Layouts

Get conversational with your guests using Socialive's layouts
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Livestream a Pre-Recorded Video from Mobile (SocialiveGO)

Broadcast your pre-recorded videos from your mobile device.
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Atem Blackmagic Capture Cards

Get connected with Blackmagic and Socialive
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Creating a Channel

Learn how to create and edit channels within your Socialive account
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Save an RTMP connection for future broadcasts

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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Stream to any RTMP with Socialive

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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Stream to JW Player with Socialive

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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Stream To Twitter and Periscope with Socialive

Get both accounts connected for simultaneous broadcasting!
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Stream to Vimeo with Socialive

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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Create graphic overlays to enhance and brand your broadcasts

Ideal dimensions for lower-thirds and corner bug graphics
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Written by Jonathan Joffe
Updated over a week ago

Managing Socialive Account User Roles

How to set user roles as Admin or Broadcaster
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Written by Jonathan Joffe
Updated over a week ago

Sending Logs to Socialive for Troubleshooting in Desktop

Find your logs by typing "mx" in Search
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Written by Erick Pullen
Updated over a week ago

Stream to Twitch from Socialive

Locating your Stream Key in Twitch and Adding it to Socialive
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Written by Jonathan Joffe
Updated over a week ago

Stream to Brightcove with Socialive

Connecting your Brightcove account to Socialive
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Written by AJ Walker
Updated over a week ago

Running a Test Broadcast

Steps to ensure your technical setup is ready for your Broadcast
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Written by Erick Pullen
Updated over a week ago

Schedule a YouTube Live Event

Save time & peace-of-mind by setting up your stream in YouTube ahead of time.
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Written by Jonathan Joffe
Updated over a week ago

Recommended Gear Setups for Use with Socialive

The tools to put together a professional quality broadcast, on a variety of budgets
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Written by Jonathan Joffe
Updated over a week ago

Managing Facebook Comments

It's easy to moderate your Facebook comments in Socialive
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Written by Erick Pullen
Updated over a week ago

Equipment and Technical Specifications

Details to consider as you're setting up your computers, mobile devices, and internet connection
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Written by Nicolas Parr
Updated over a week ago

Enabling Live Video in Your YouTube Account

To broadcast from Socialive into YouTube, you'll need to enable live video within your YouTube account
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Written by Bryan Lipson
Updated over a week ago

Poll Your Audience

Create a Poll to drive specific reaction engagement on Facebook
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Written by Erick Pullen
Updated over a week ago

Reviewing Broadcast Analytics

Reviewing the data performances of your broadcasts
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Written by Erick Pullen
Updated over a week ago