Stream Key Podcast: Twitch Streaming Tips show

Stream Key Podcast: Twitch Streaming Tips

Summary: Finding streaming success is hard. But you don't have to do it alone.Join GreenChord and special streaming guests each week as we dive into the secrets behind growth on your stream! Stream Key is your source for in-depth guides on improving your Twitch stream, covering everything from identity, to developer relations, to branding. We also cover important news events in the streaming world that you should know about.Have a question or topic you want help with?Send us a tweet at

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 5 Tips for CHARITY Streaming on Twitch - SKP 033 (Twitch Basics) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 393

What are the best practices for doing CHARITY streams as a Twitch streamer?In this week's short episode, I break down the must-do's!Join the show community!Twitter - - with TRUgaming!Twitch - - - - https://trugaming.comConnect with GreenChord!Twitch - -

 Twitch Chat Integration, Streaming w/ Friends, & Goals After Affiliate - SKP 032 (ft. MelaciousMel) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 6742

On this week's Fhone-In Friday, Green and Velly talk with special guest MelaciousMel about viewer-submitted questions!We cover games with twitch chat integration, streaming with friends, where to go after affiliate, and more.Join the show community!Twitter - - with Mel!Twitch - - with Velokk!Twitch - - with TRUgaming!Twitch - - - - https://trugaming.comConnect with GreenChord!Twitch - -

 Identity 201 - Finding yours, and how Ninja, Shroud, and DrDisrespect found theirs (SKP 031) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 539

In today's short episode, I revisit Identity as a Twitch streamer. What is it, why is it important, and how can you hone in on it?To explore this, I talk about identities of large Twitch streamers like Ninja, Shroud, DrDisrespect, and more. I also talk about my own struggles of wrestling with identity on my stream.Join the show community!Twitter - - with TRUgaming/Green!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - -

 Viewers Running Your Stream, Identity Crises, New Bounty Program - SKP 030 (ft. WoolsyMammoth) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 6497

This week's Fhone-In Friday episode of Stream Key featured WoolsyMammoth as a guest! Viewers called in to discuss the new Twitch bounty system, the struggles of controlling viewers, wrestling with two identities, and more. Join the show community!Twitter - - with Woolsy!Twitch - with Velokk!Twitch - - with TRUgaming/Green!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - -

 Grow on Twitch Using TWITTER (ft. Kenziees) - SKP 029 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3925

Twitter is arguably THE social media to use as a Twitch streamer. The question is - what's the best way to use it?This week, I talked with Kenziees about ways to maximize your Twitter strategy as a Twitch streamer. We cover scheduling, content, hashtags, lists, and more. New episodes every Tuesday and Friday!Connect with Kenziees!Twitch - - the Show!Twitter - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (TRU) - (TRU)- (GC) - (GC) - to all the viewers who asked questions this week!MrPureinstinct

 Adapting to Viewership SPIKES as a Twitch Streamer [SKP 028 ft. Liit__] | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4858

*NEW:* Join the Stream Key Discord! had a "unicorn stream?" Been on the luck end of a HUGE raid?How did you deal with the sudden spike in viewers? Did you retain them the next day?In this episode, I talk with Liit__ about ways to plan for, adapt to, and sustain viewership spikes on your channel.New episodes every Tuesday and Friday!Connect with Liit__!Twitch - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - - to all the viewers who asked questions this week!Gamer_Dad_NC:

 Ninja's Rise, Couple Streams, Twitch Competitors & More - SKP 027 CALL-IN Edition (ft. Velokk_TV) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 7091

This week's episode of Stream Key featured a live call-in system via Discord! Viewers and listeners called into the show to ask questions on-air. Some of the topics we cover include: Ninja's rise on Twitch, couples streams, our thoughts on "needing a chat" to stream, and more.Connect with Velokk_TV!Twitch - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - - to all the callers/viewers who asked questions!SueZ_QQ: TomCruzMomShoes: -- Watch live at

 Work/Life/Stream BALANCE on Twitch - SKP 026 ft. DustIIDesign | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4000

How do we balance streaming life with the constant demands of jobs, family, and more?Find help for balance in this week's episode of the Stream Key Podcast with DustIIDesign!Connect with DustIIDesign!Twitch - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - - thanks to viewers who asked questions this week!Gamer_Dad_NC: SilentGhost73:

 Listener/Viewer HOT TOPICS on Twitch - SKP 025 ft. Velokk_TV, DanTheDapper, & Whiteshadow_001 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3456

YOUR Twitch questions, finally answered!Our special 25th episode of Stream Key was recorded live at ECGC 2018 with DanTheDapper, Whiteshadow_001, and Velokk_TV.This episode was driven almost entirely by viewer/listener questions, including a number of guest listeners who asked questions live at the conference! Our next live episode will be this Thursday, May 3rd at 11am EST with DustIIDesign. See you then!Connect with Dan/Vel/White!DanTheDapper - - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - (TRU) - (GC) - - -

 So You Want to be a Twitch PARTNER - SKP 024 ft. NeroTNC | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4188

Partnership is practically every streamer's endgoal. It's the mark of a veteran, established streamer. But what does it take to hit partnership on Twitch? How do things change AFTER hitting partnership?I sat down with NeroTNC this week to discuss his journey to partnership on Twitch, and his experiences since. Find out his story and advice for aspiring streamers!Connect with NeroTNC!Twitch - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - - thanks to viewers who asked questions this week!Rambicos:

 How do I Make Streaming on Twitch EASIER? - SKP 023 ft. GrindheadJim | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4103

Looking for ways to make the process of hitting "go live" easier?Want to get more involved on social media, but just don't have the time?Trying to figure out how to best use your Discord server to connect with your regulars?I sat down with GrindheadJim this week on Stream Key to talk about ways to increase EFFICIENCY as a Twitch Streamer. Learn how you can make your life easier when it comes to streaming, time balance, and more!Resources mentioned in video:IFTTT - - - OBS/Bot - with GrindheadJim!https://grindheadjim.comTwitch - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - - thanks to viewers who asked questions this week!MrPureinstinct:

 How to Grow on Twitch as an OVERWATCH Streamer (Going Deep) - SKP022 ft. ICrazyJI | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4177

Are you an Overwatch streamer?Looking for ways to stand out in the sea of OW casters on Twitch?Struggling to balance gameplay with team chat, Twitch chat, etc?This week, I spoke with ICrazyJI about ways to stand out as an OVERWATCH streamer in particular! This is our first episode of "Going Deep," where we talk about how to grow in ONE specific game per episode. Crazy is a diamond tier tank main in Overwatch, and was recently hosted by Iddqd for over 2000 viewers. Learn about his experiences in the OW directory!

 FAKE vs. REAL Positivity as a Twitch Streamer - SKP 021 ft. JimWats | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4177

Have you ever gotten the sense that a someone's positive attitude seemed "forced" or exaggerated?Struggle to find ways to bring life and energy to your streams consistently?Looking for ways to deal with problematic viewers that use mental illness, age, and other excuses to justify their behavior?These are the questions I dove into this week in my interview with JimWats, a new TRUgaming Sponsored Streamer. Jim has a lot to say about "fake" and "real" positivity on Twitch, why it matters, and how we can make sure we are being authentic. Thanks to all the viewers who asked questions this week!MaliciousAdvice: with JimWats!Twitch - - with TRUgaming/GreenChord!Twitch (TRU) - (GC) - - - -

 Building Your UNIQUE Community on Twitch - SKP 020 ft. Diasean | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3013

How do we build personal communities around our Twitch channels?Why is it important to use both PERSONAL and SHARED communities as a streamer?What platforms are best for building community outside Twitch?This week, I chatted with Diasean about these questions and more related to Community Building. Learn how to build your very own branded group, one person at a time. Plus, learn the benefits of shared Discord communities, platforms to use, networking, and more.Thanks to all the viewers who asked questions during the live Twitch show!MrPureinstinct: 
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 Why Do YOU Stream? - SKP 019 (Green Talk) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 483

Why do you stream on Twitch?What's your motivation as a streamer?Are you casual or hardcore?What should you expect out of your stream?These are all questions that have been hot on my mind lately, and in episode 19 of Stream Key, I break down my thoughts behind each question.Learn how to set realistic expectations for yourself as a streamer, and how to stay motivated to achieve your goals.


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