I didn’t know where everything was, I didn’t know what was needed and I spent weeks getting my settings perfect and even after I was still nervous that I had done it all wrong. Hell, I even had my credit card info stolen because I purchased sketchy unnecessary software from overseas. None of this will … Read moreHow to setup OBS and SLOBS to Stream from PC and Console
I’ve heard a lot about GDPR Compliance and got worried I might get sued in Europe. I went ahead and updated the site theme and figured it was a good time to update everyone with some Floydasaurus news! New Theme: Fluida The old theme, a modified Amadeus, was pretty enough. But… It loaded like a … Read moreGDPR Compliant Site Theme and Site News
There are plenty of places online that can offer recommendations for the most expensive PCs, cameras, lights, microphones and capture cards money can buy, but knowing what you actually need is another question altogether. Many professionals stumbled into streaming using the barest of minimum required equipment and we can all tell stories of how frustrating … Read moreBest Equipment to Start Streaming on Twitch
The Audio Technica AT2020 and AT2020USB+ condenser microphones are some of the most recommended for beginner streamers, but are they really all that great? If they are that great, are they even practical to use compared to a headset, or even another studio mic in the same price range? In my How to Stream on … Read moreAT2020 and AT2020USB+ Review for Twitch Streaming
Nobody takes the same road to professional Twitch stardom as any other streamer. We each have different Twitch goals and we’ll each have different complications that will affect the trip. However, As long as we know the right direction we will get there. Nearly 50 years ago, acclaimed film director Stanley Kubrick had a disastrous … Read moreHow to set the Best Goals for Professional Twitch Streaming
The old method of analyzing your stream traffic was this awkward combination of the Twitch revenue page and the stats page. Flipping between the two was an absolute **pain in the ass** and you didn’t get all the necessary information to *really* go full-on crazy data scientist.
But things are better now!
Live streaming is getting huge, with more than 15 million daily active users and Twitch bringing in 96% of the tipping volume compared to YouTube Live. One large reason for this is how simple it is to get started, you can even use apps on your phone, but learning how to stream successfully is an … Read moreHow to Stream on Twitch and Succeed
I absolutely hated going to the gym. They only had one place to do barbell squats and it was typically in use by college guys doing arm curls for hours. I’d leave the house at 3 am and drive across town and would still have to wait in line for a bench press. Throw in … Read moreHow I Began Building the Best Home Gym