These steps will show you how to connect your equipment, archive your stream for later viewing and start pre-selling tickets.
Let's start, shall we?
STEP 1️: CREATE A LIVE STREAM PLAYER
STEP 2: CONNECT YOUR STREAMING EQUIPMENT
👩💻 Option 1: Use streaming software + webcam
Follow this tutorial to start streaming with your webcam.
📷 Option 2: Use streaming software + capture card + video camera
If you don't have streaming software installed, just click the Download OBS button in 🎥 Live Studio.
Then follow this tutorial to set up OBS to Live Stream with your DSLR camera or camcorder.
If you're still shopping for equipment, here's more information about choosing the right live streaming camera.
💡 Related articles: How to live stream with Wirecast, vMix, FMLE on Mac or OBS Multi RTMP plugin for adaptive bitrate.
📹 Option 3: Connect a hardware encoder
In 🎥 Live Studio, click Select Source > RTMP Encoders.
Then copy the RTMP URL and Stream Key to your encoder. If you're still shopping for a hardware encoder, you can use EzeCaster Pro or purchase one from Amazon (Ensure that is compatible with your your A/V equipment—HDMI, SDI, Composite/Component).
📱 Option 4: Live stream from your mobile device
In 🎥 Live Studio, click Select Source > RTMP Encoders. Copy the RTMP URL and Stream Key and send them to your mobile device (e.g. you can use a shared Google Keep note or use the universal clipboard in iOS or simply email them to yourself).
Go to Larix Broadcaster app > Settings > Connections > New connection.
Paste the RTMP URL and Stream Key in one line like this:
🔴 Option 5: Stream with an RTSP/IP Camera
Follow this tutorial to start streaming with an IP Camera or see the video below.
STEP 3: CREATE PAY PER VIEW PAYWALL
STEP 4: CONNECT YOUR PAYMENT GATEWAY
STEP 5: PUBLISH YOUR EVENT
Upload poster and/or set overlay text (optional). Select your live stream and, on the General tab, click Upload Image to add a poster. Click the Set Off-Air Mode toggle to add overlay text.
Get a shareable link to send to your viewers or post on social media. Select your live stream, click 🔗Shareable Link on the right and then click Copy To Clipboard.
Embed your live stream. Select your live stream, click Embedded Code on the right and then click Copy To Clipboard. If you're publishing the event on a Wordpress site, use code embed plugin. You may want to consult your webmaster about this.
Monitor your sales from the Pay-Per-View Sales menu.