If you are checking this article, most likely, you are going to broadcast with BeLive soon. And this is awesome 😃
To go live using our platform you'll need to have the following equipment:
- Chrome browser/Safari browser
- Web camera
- Facebook account
- Stable internet connection
Please NOTE, you will not be able to use the screen share feature or check the camera/mic settings with Safari, please switch to Chrome if those are essential for you.
If you are all set up, then it's time to start!
You'll find yourself in our brand-new awesome Production Studio. First, you need to click on the "Stream Title" section! Over there you'll be able to set your future broadcast
Please try selecting Facebook as the destination, you will see the spinning circle under Facebook, but in the address bar, you should see this icon(if it's not there try refreshing the page). Click this icon and grant permissions to FB.
The next step will be picking up the destination of the broadcast - you can go live on your timeline, a page or a group(to go live in groups, please check this article).
Also in this section, you can write the description of your broadcast so that people can see it in the post and check what it will be about.
Once that is set up, it's time to add your customized branding 😃 Check this article for quick setup!
In the top right corner you will see the Internet connection indicator:
Now let's connect your camera! Please, press the icon highlighted below.
After that, you'll see that your camera is connected in the Lobby section.
You can mute yourself or turn off the camera and go live only having your audio on, to do so, please, use the buttons of microphone and video camera on your camera preview.
To move yourself to the broadcast, please, press on the "Arrow" icon.
Voila! You're in the broadcast!
The last step to go live is to press on "Start" button!
You see? Easy-peasy :)
Before going live you'll see the countdown, so no worries, you will definitely know when you are on air!
To finish your broadcast simply press on the red button with the stop sign in the top-left corner.
NOTE, It's possible to add 4 video screens to the live broadcast and unlimited amount of "audio only" sources,