How to Get Emote Rewards for Bits Tiers

Twitch has introduced a new emote tier system that unlocks additional emotes when cheering with bits. Although this has existed for partners, now affiliates can join the fun. Read on to find out how to unlock and use the new feature! What are Emote Rewards for Bits Tiers Twitch rewards subscribers of affiliates and partners … Read more How to Get Emote Rewards for Bits Tiers

More Free Retro Twitch Stream Overlay

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I’ve noticed that one of the more popular, albeit old and poorly written, articles on here is the Free Fully Customizable Twitch Stream Overlay Template. If you are unfamiliar with gIMP, Adobe Photoshop, or others you might find that one a bit overwhelming and confusing. So: I’ve opted to use the template to provide some … Read more More Free Retro Twitch Stream Overlay

How to Use Twitch Metrics and Analytics

Fair warning, there’s not a real exciting way to write a post about metrics. In all honesty, metrics are one my least favorite things I’ve ever been held accountable for in any job I’ve ever had. That said: There’s no better way to measure your current performance and improve the quality of your stream. Especially … Read more How to Use Twitch Metrics and Analytics

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How and Why to Monetize Your Twitch Channel

In the last article in the How to Stream on Twitch series, I told you how the affiliate and partner programs worked. In today’s, I’m going to explain how you can use those and other options to monetize your stream and start making money off the hard work you’ve put in. What is Monetization? Monetization … Read more How and Why to Monetize Your Twitch Channel

How to Become a Twitch Affiliate and Partner

Now that you’ve been putting in the hours streaming it’s worth thinking about becoming a Twitch Affiliate or even Partner status. But what are they, and why would you even want them? This article in the How to Stream on Twitch and Succeed series is going to focus on making the steps towards those big … Read more How to Become a Twitch Affiliate and Partner

Good Equipment for Streaming Twitch

Good Equipment for Streaming Twitch

Is a fancy light-rig and 4k camera really necessary in your Twitch stream equipment budget? I’ve talked about the best equipment to start with in my How to Stream on Twitch series, but where should you expand from there? I’m going to keep this article separated by each type of equipment so you can click … Read more Good Equipment for Streaming Twitch

How to Moderate Twitch using Bots

How to Moderate, except in fancy writing

Now that you’ve got a healthy amount of viewers, it’s about time to get rid of them with a Twitch bot! Or rather, moderate Twitch chat so you can stay focused on streaming and less on literal Nazis in chat. What is Moderation? Moderation is managing or controlling what can be said or done in … Read more How to Moderate Twitch using Bots

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How to Expand Your Twitch Network

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In my last article, How to Get Twitch Viewers and Followers, I mentioned you can get hosts and raids from other streamers in your Twitch network of friends. Today I’m going to discuss how a new streamer can build that initial network of streaming buddies from the ground up. If you’re the type of person … Read more How to Expand Your Twitch Network

Devil Dice Comic Traditionally Penciled, Inked, and even Hand Lettered

Devil Dice cover showing miniature figure of main character Jimmy holding a sword

Devil Dice Finished! I spent the last month, on and off, traditionally penciling, inking and even hand lettering the Devil Dice comic. It was the first big illustration project I worked on since finishing the Jack Kirby Drafting Table. Y’know, not counting that awesome Space Chicken print. Each panel is inked using a combination of … Read more Devil Dice Comic Traditionally Penciled, Inked, and even Hand Lettered