Learn how to easily manipulate code using notepad and the OBS plugin “CLR Browser”. This guide will walk you through an example animation, showing you how to create a cool animated scene for your stream.
Welcome to the first article in a new series I’ll be putting together regarding YouTube content and creation. These articles are intended to help inform you about new ways to grow your channel and discover new techniques to use…
Despite being trapped 20 years in the past, Bob Ross has done massively well on twitch recently. Titanova takes a look at the Bob Ross phenomenon to see what we can learn from him to avoid becoming RUINED
Lift Forum Community Member QbaMango takes an in-depth look at the new multistreaming service Joicaster and gives his first impressions on what Joicaster has to offer so far.
Ever sit there wondering what to say during those quiet periods of your stream? Find out how you can slay the silence and keep your audience engaged and entertained on your stream.
This article by Helixia explains how to enhance your experience on Twitch and other streaming sites by fixing your connection and reducing buffering.
Walking up to the Moscone Center in San Francisco, you’d never know that this was the first TwitchCon. The convention center was decked out in Twitch logos and purple. The attendees were amassed out front, not so much in…
Lift Gaming will be following all of the latest news and hype from this years TwitchCon in San Francisco. New Twitch features and benefits are expected to be announced as well as hardware and software news from various exhibitors.
When I started streaming, I was doing what most people do. Run OBS on one PC, use Game Capture, use a second monitor to keep an eye on everything, alt-tab out of games and put all that load on one CPU. I quickly realized I didn’t like this…
With the launch of YouTube Gaming this last week there has been a lot of excitement and interest around the platform. With any new product though there is still some mess that you need to sort through while things become more streamlined…
YouTube Gaming, the service from the behemoth in online video is now live for use! Sporting features such as full 1080p/60fps for every user, it has the potential to really shake up the streaming landscape. Channel pages seem to lack a ton of customizing…
Dirty Bomb is a free-to-play first-person-shooter game that takes a fresh look at the class based systems used in shooters such as Team Fortress 2. Developed by Splash Damage, Dirty Bomb was released to open beta on June 2nd, 2015. Encouraging fast-paced play…
Twitch Clips was introduced in May for viewers to select thirty second sections from a stream to share quickly and easily. Clips may or may not have been in response to the growing popularity of Oddshot, a third-party service offering a similar feature. Until now,...read more
Back in March, Twitch rolled out the Channel Feed beta, a section of the channel page where broadcasters could post announcements, updates and news for their community. Up to this point, the community could only interact with Channel Feed posts with emotes....read more
If you're a Xbox One streamer especially one that uses a capture card, this is the update for you. In collaboration with Microsoft, Twitch has updated the Xbox One Twitch app with several benefits for broadcasters. The update includes the following features: "The...read more
The TwitchCon Purple Ticket returns this year! To determine the recipient of this flight, accommodations and all-access pass to TwitchCon for the winner and one of their friends, Twitch is holding a contest. To participate, all you need to do is make a 30 - 90 second...read more
Have you ever been sad that you couldn't watch your favorite Twitch streamers on your Vita? Lament no more! The PlayStation Vita Twitch app is now available on the PlayStation Store. With it, you can “watch live and recorded video of top games, players, and esports...read more
The Creative category is a pretty experimental one for Twitch as evidenced by its alien layout and wide array of allowable content. Whether it’s developing a game, putting together a costume to cosplay as an awesome video game character or any other artistic endeavor,...read more
Twitch has announced the Twitch Creative Cosplay Contest to celebrate the launch and success of the Creative category. To be eligible for this competition, you need to stream, archive and tag 15 hours of content or more using #CosplayContest under the Twitch Creative...read more
In an abrupt maneuver that angered many Partners and viewers, Twitch removed a significant number of emotes without prior warning. Before partners had received any word as to why their emotes had been removed, a theme arose: most were human or animal posteriors. Once...read more
“Social Eating is a new category that allows streamers to interact with their communities while eating a meal, whether it’s taking a break from gaming or having a pizza party with subscribers. For viewers, Social Eating is another opportunity to chat with streamers...read more
Initially promised for Q2 2016, the beta test for HTML5 video player is starting this month. It will be available to Turbo subscribers first with expansion to more users happening toward the end of summer. Currently, most of the site has converted to HTML5 but the...read more