Free Stuff for Streaming

by STREAMER MAGAZINE
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Free Stuff for Streaming

Wouldn’t it be nice if some software and other useful assets for streaming was free? Well, you’ve come to the right place!

In this article, we will be listing some helpful assets to get your streaming up and running at zero cost! Remember, the best things in life are free!

The list is updated regularly. Send us a message if we missed something.

STREAMING SOFTWARE

Streamlabs OBS
Streamlabs OBS is a very popular, and relatively easy to setup, streaming software.
www.streamlabs.com

OBS Studio
OBS Studio is a free and open source software for video recording and live streaming.
www.obsproject.com

XSplit
The XSplit Broadcaster solution offers a live streaming and recording studio.
www.xsplit.com

Twitch Studio
Twitch Studio is Twitch’s own free streaming software.
www.twitch.tv/broadcast/studio

Nvidia Shadowplay
If you have an Nvidia graphics card you can use Nvidia Shadowplay. It’s a screen recording program with broadcasting capabilities aswell.
www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/geforce-experience/shadowplay/

ADDONS/BOTS

StreamElements
StreamElements is a platform for improving your stream with features such as overlay management, tipping system, leaderboards, chatbot, and more.
www.streamelements.com

Nightbot
Nightbot is a chatbot for Twitch and Youtube with automated moderation and other features such as commands, chat logs, playlists, giveaways, and much more. The dashboard is easy to navigate, and several of the features are customizable.
www.nightbot.tv

COMMUNITY BUILDING

Discord
Discord is a great platform if you’re serious about building a community. It is a place for interacting with community members, especially when not streaming. It is also a great place to let community members interact with each other.
www.discord.com

ANALYTICS

SocialBlade
Social Blade is an analytics tool to keep track of followers, subs, likes, and more. It tracks user statistics for YouTube, Twitch, Instagram, and Twitter.
www.socialblade.com