Going Live

Meet Your Audience Where They Live.

Going Live to Facebook + YouTube/Periscope/Twitch

This step-by-step guide breaks down the process of streaming to the most popular platforms. Happy viewing! *icon-switchboard-2*

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Going Live to Facebook

You can use Switchboard Cloud to stream your content to Facebook Live. Let us show you how. *icon-facebook*

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Going Live to YouTube

Drive traffic to your YouTube page by following the simple steps found in this article. *icon-youtube*

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Going Live to Periscope

Generate some hype for your brand by streaming to Periscope. This guide breaks down the process into simple steps just for you. *icon-periscope*

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Going Live to Twitch

This article is about broadening the scope of your audience by streaming to Twitch. You should read it. Word. *icon-twitch*

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Authentication

Through one workflow, connect to every platform.

Facebook Authentication

Switchboard Cloud requires access to the Facebook account that you want to stream to. Here are the steps to get started! *icon-facebook*

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YouTube Authentication

Switchboard Cloud requires access to the YouTube account that you want to stream to. Here are the steps to get started! *icon-youtube*

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Periscope Authentication

Switchboard Cloud requires access to the Periscope account that you want to stream to. Here are the steps to get started! *icon-periscope*

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Twitch Authentication

Switchboard Cloud requires access to the Twitch account that you want to stream to. Here are the steps to get started! *icon-twitch*

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Destination Details

Each destination in your Workflow is loaded with information that you may want to view during your broadcast. This streaming information can easily be accessed in your Workflow. *icon-info-circle*

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My Destination Shows Unauthorized

You have an "Unauthorized" channel? Rejection hurts – but maybe this article will help. *icon-gear*

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Workflow

Here are the tools to build your broadcast.

Adding a Destination

This is a big one... *icon-plus*

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Adding a Watermark

For those who want to garnish their stream with a logo or text associated with their brand – the Watermark feature will come in handy.*icon-image*

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Adding Workflows

This article walks you through the process of adding a Workflow whether it's a custom RTPM or Stream Link. *icon-plus*

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Viewing All Workflows

The Workflow page is your one-stop resource for viewing monitoring and managing your streams. *icon-destinations*

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Preview Audio

Test...Test...Want to see how the audio of your broadcast is doing? This Workflow feature has you covered. *icon-volume-up*

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Deleting a Workflow

Workflows can simply be removed for a particular stream or they can be permanently deleted from your subscription. If you're ready to call it quits forever follow the steps below. *icon-trash*

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Templates

Tell them what they need to know in real-time.

Applying Templates

This article is for those of you who have created metadata for your Streams and don't know what to do with it next. We're here for you – you're safe now. *icon-templates* 

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Using Templates

Templates act as the metadata for your livestreams. They are designed for you to pre-set and change metadata while you are going live to your destinations. * icon-templates*

Editing

Creating

Edit

Create

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Manage

You may have one destination. You may have forty-two destinations. They're all manageable.

Managing My Destinations

Your destinations are a vital part of your live streaming experience. You can familiarize yourself with the ins and outs of this feature right here. *icon-destinations*

Creating

Adding

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Encoder Configuration

Your video encoder plays a significant role in your live streaming broadcast. Make sure you understand the basic steps of setting up your encoder, whichever one that may be.

LiveU Solo

Encoder

This article walks the user through the steps of linking LiveU Solo to Switchboard Cloud.  *icon-video-camera*

LiveU

LiveUSolo

Hardware

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Elgato Game Capture

This article guides the user through the process of pushing video from Game Capture to Switchboard Cloud. *icon-video-camera*

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Teradek Live: Air Solo

This article guides the user through the process of pushing video from Live: Air Solo to Switchboard Cloud. *icon-video-camera*

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Switcher Studio

This article guides the user through the process of pushing video from Switcher Studio to Switchboard Cloud. *icon-video-camera*

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Telestream Wirecast

Encoder

This article guides the user through the Wirecast workflow – from capturing your live input to streaming content directly to Switchboard. *icon-video-camera*

Telestream

Wirecast

Hardware

Webcasting software

Tricaster

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Choosing The Proper Bitrate

Ensure a reliable and successful stream by choosing a bitrate that is appropriate for your device. *icon-photo*

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The Interface

Familiarize yourself with the ins and outs of Switchboard Cloud as we break down each section's components and features.

Workflow Page

This comprehensive guide breaks down the nuts and bolts of the workflow. Ready to roll up the sleeves and see what's up? Us too. *icon-workflow*

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All Workflows

The All Workflows Page is a birds-eye view of all your Workflows allowing you to monitor everything you have going on in a single glance. *icon-streams*

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