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Livestream is very trendy at the moment, given the current state of the world we live in. People are looking for creative ways to hold events and seminars remotely! At Key West Video, we get clients who are allured by the appeal of Livestream but don’t know where to start. Here are some tips to make your live stream a success.

Why Are You Live streaming?

Before hopping on the live streaming bandwagon it’s essential to ask yourself why you’re choosing this medium. Consider if this can be done as a video? If it can be, then maybe go for another option.

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Live streaming provides you with a vast realm of possibilities. You can add pre-roll videos, games, and polls. The interactive elements of a livestream are what make it valuable.

Be Prepared

The main thing that differentiates live streaming from everything else is well, that it’s live! As we all know, the unexpected can happen at any time. Livestreams are not immune to this fact. Being prepared with extra gear, ample setup time, and contingency plans for if something goes haywire allows you to run your event smoothly.

Promote Your Livestream

Livestreams are the most fun when there’s a group of people watching. If you’re planning to Livestream your event make sure you’re promoting it across all your channels. Interactive elements of lives and the feel of an in-person event are heightened by more participants.

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Choose the Best Platform for Your Audience

Part of the process is figuring out where you want your live stream to take place. Did you want it to take place on social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram? Or did you want a more secure platform where attendees can log – in? Determine the best option for you and your audience.

Live streaming can be a fun and fresh way to bring content to your audience. Do you have any tips for streaming live? Leave them in the comments below.

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