The Basics of Chat Moderation

We’ve all seen what a toxic chats look like and know that things can easily get out of hand. On the contrary, sometimes a chat is not toxic but perhaps someone is looking for an answer to something you’ve answered a lot or they just want more ways to engage with your stream. These problems and many others are all solved through moderation and chat bots.

Featured Streamer: BattleDrum

Alexander or BattleDrum, caught our eye due to his consistent streaming schedule and amassing almost 40 hours of streaming in one week. To say that he is determined would be an understatement. We sat down with Alexander briefly to hear a little bit about why he got hooked to streaming, what he’s learned, and more. Read on for the interview.

Up Your Game with Alerts

Whether you’re a streamer or an avid viewer, you’ve more than likely come across stream alerts. Alert and notification systems allow streamers to show information like recent followers, subscribers, donations, tips, and when someone else is hosting a channel to their viewers. Think of them like shout-outs to viewers who are supporting your content. When implemented well, […]

Introduction to Text Files

Text files can be used for a range of different activities. The most common uses are showing what song is currently playing, displaying donation info, and countdown timers.