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YouTube LEVELS UP – Gifted Subs, Raids, Clips are HERE!

Some HUGE and much needed YouTube updates have been released this week that streamers and creators have long demanded for the platform…


Twitch Sub Split Leaks - Streamers ALREADY Moving To YouTube

Twitch Sub Split Leaks – Streamers Move To YouTube

This week a leak dropped about Twitch's potential planned changes to the Partner program and it's not good! We've also had the Q1…


Elon Musk BUYS Twitter For $43bn [EP58] - The Gaming Careers Podcast

Elon Musk BUYS Twitter For $43bn

Twitter is poised to agree a sale to Elon Musk for a reported $43bn. What does this mean for the platform and all the content creators…


NEW Features on Twitch, YouTube, and Facebook Gaming [EP57]

NEW Features on Twitch, YouTube, and Facebook

Plenty of new features launched for all 3 major streaming platforms this week, let's discuss what's new and what's coming soon! Join…


3 NEW Twitch Features: Boost Train, Auto Pilot, and Appeals Portal

3 NEW Twitch Features: Boost Train, Autopilot, Appeals Portal

Twitch and YouTube have both launched some new features this week including Boost Train, Appeals Portal, and Clips for all channels.…


The TRUTH About How Twitch Counts Viewers... [EP55]

The TRUTH About How Twitch Counts Viewers…

What exactly counts as a "viewer" on Twitch? This week several myths that were circling social media were dispelled by Twitch about…


YouTube FINALLY Adding Live Discoverability [EP54]

YouTube FINALLY Adding Live Discoverability

YouTube have taken the first steps to improving discoverability of live streams, which will be especially useful to smaller streamers.…


Is Twitch Still King? Streaming Platforms Review [EP53]

Is Twitch Still King? Streaming Platforms Review

Join us as we take a deep dive into the data from 2021. We'll be talking about each platform's growth, which streamers and games stood…


There's SO MUCH New Streaming Gear - EP52 The Gaming Careers Podcast

There’s SO MUCH New Streaming Gear!

We're only in January and we've seen new products launch from Elgato, GoXLR, and now BEACN too. Join Pete and Ben for The Gaming…


Do These Streamers WANT To Get Banned?? EP51 - The Gaming Careers Podcast

Do These Streamers WANT To Get Banned??

Top streamers on Twitch have recently been broadcasting themselves watching hugely popular TV shows to their audiences and once again…


Streaming Recap 2021 - A CRAZY Year for Streamers - EP50 The Gaming Careers Podcast

Recap 2021 – A CRAZY Year for Streamers

A summary of all the major news in live streaming from 2021. We'll be discussing all the products, major software releases, platform…


Streamers Are Leaving Twitch For YouTube - EP49 The Gaming Careers Podcast

Streamers Are Leaving Twitch For YouTube

Why are so many top streamers leaving Twitch for YouTube? Join Pete and Ben to discuss Ludwig's decision to stream on YouTube,…


Streamlabs Should Be Ashamed - EP48 - The Gaming Careers Podcast

Streamlabs Should Be Ashamed…

Streamlabs are under fire from the streaming community following the release of a new product. Join Pete and Ben as they discuss…


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Questionable Updates From Twitch and YouTube

YouTube are removing the dislike counter, Twitch are testing some changes to subscriptions, and Twitter have launched their premium…


EP46 - The Gaming Careers Podcast

6 NEW Features Coming To YouTube LIVE in 2022!

YouTube have announced a whole bunch of highly requested livestreaming features that they'll be releasing in 2022. We'll also be…


Are Big Streamers Losing Touch - EP45 The Gaming Careers Podcast

Are BIG Streamers Losing Touch?

Working with sponsors and launching products is a big part of how full-time streamers generate income. This week saw popular YouTube…


New ‘Pay-to-Win’ Boosting Feature on Twitch

Streamers are NOT happy this week after leaked screenshots showed plans from Twitch to introduce a new paid boosting feature. Join…


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NEW Features on Twitch and YouTube are Revealed

Twitch and YouTube are BOTH releasing new features which are heavily influenced by their competitor platform. As they fight for being…


Why Streamers are LEAVING Twitch for YouTube

Why Streamers are LEAVING Twitch for YouTube

Some of Twitch's biggest streamers have been leaving the platform to instead stream on YouTube. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…


Has Streamlabs FIXED Twitch Subs? [100% Revenue For Streamers]

Has Streamlabs FIXED Twitch Subs? [100% Revenue]

Streamlabs has introduced a new feature for streamers to help combat the 50/50 split that Twitch currently takes. Join Pete and Ben as…


Twitch is Getting FLOODED with Hate Raids - EP40 The Gaming Careers Podcast

Twitch is Getting FLOODED with Hate Raids

Twitch streamers are finding themselves subject to organized attacks from bot accounts flooding their chat with hateful messages. In…


The Gaming Careers Podcast EP39

Is Twitch Still King? – Streaming Industry Report Q2

Which live streaming platform has grown the most over the past quarter? Join us live today as we dive into the data, as well as…


YouTube Adding 4 NEW Features For Streamers

YouTube Adding 4 NEW Features For Streamers

YouTube are adding FOUR much needed features to their live platform hoping to entice more streamers over from Twitch. We'll also be…


Why Are Elgato Products SO Expensive? LIVE Q&A with Julian Fest

Why Are Elgato Products SO Expensive? With Julian Fest

Elgato recently launched NINE new products for streamers and content creators. We'll be chatting live with Elgato GM Julian Fest about…


Twitch Can't Keep Taking 50% of Earnings... Gaming Careers Podcast EP36

Twitch Can’t Keep Taking 50% of Earnings…

Twitch are under pressure after Facebook have announced that creators will be keeping 100% of revenue from subscriptions and badges…


Twitch Adds Animated Emotes, Activity Feed Upgrades, and Polls/Predictions API

Twitch Adds Animated Emotes, Activity Feed, and Polls API

Twitch are making some major changes to emotes, with animation options, special follower emotes, and even an emote library! Join Pete…


Twitch Adds 350+ New Tags, Chants, and a Hot Tub Category

Twitch Adds 350+ New Tags, Chants, and Hot-Tub Category

Twitch have introduced over 350 new tags that streamers can use, as well as a new Chants feature and a dedicated category for Hot Tub…


YouTube Shorts $100M Fund, Twitch Local Subs Pricing, and Discord's Rebrand

YouTube Shorts Fund, Twitch Local Subs, Discord Rebrand

YouTube has announced a $100M fund that will be awarded to creators using the new Shorts feature, hoping to entice users away from…


Discord for PS5, Twitch DMCA Controls, Twitter's Tip Jar

Discord for PS5, Twitch DMCA Controls, Twitter’s Tip Jar

Sony has invested in Discord as they look to integrate the popular chat service into consoles. Join Pete and Ben LIVE as they also…


Twitch Hot Tub Meta, Esports Certification, and YouTube's Algorithm

Twitch Hot Tub Meta, Esports Certification, YouTube’s Algo

Twitch recently hosted a "Let's Chat" where they responded to the recent controversy around the Hot Tub Meta. Join Pete and Ben LIVE…


Twitch Removes Followers / Ludwig Breaks Sub Record / Keeping Up With a Growing Chat

Twitch Removes Followers / Keeping Up With Chat

Twitch has recently purged millions of bot accounts from its platform and has caused some large impact to some of the biggest…


Why Is YouTube Live STRUGGLING While Twitch and Facebook Break Records?

YouTube Live STRUGGLING While Twitch Breaks Records?

Streamlabs and Stream Hatchet released their 2021 Q1 streaming report which has shown some changes in viewership that are raising…


Discord’s Newest Feature is a Near-Perfect Copy of Clubhouse

Discord’s Newest Feature is a Perfect Copy of Clubhouse

Dr. Disrespect has released his book 'Violent. Speed. Momentum' with praising reviews before it's even been received. Join Pete and…


Ludwig's ABSURD Never Ending Stream Passes 400 Hours

Ludwig’s ABSURD Subathon Stream Passes 400 Hours

Twitch has an inbuilt closed captions tool available to streamers which many didn't know about, until now. Join Pete and Ben as they…


Twitch DMCA Roadmap, Benefits of Co-Streaming, and is Microsoft Buying Discord?

Twitch DMCA Roadmap, are Microsoft Buying Discord?

Twitch showcased some new tools for creators to manage potential DMCA claims as well as their own content to protect themselves, but…


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What Does Twitch’s Brand Safety Score Mean?

The discovery of the Brand Safety Score on Twitch has left some nervous about what this means for their earnings moving forwards. Join…


Twitch

Twitch “Shoutout” Refunds, Elgato Launch, TikTok Clips

Twitch has added options for requesting subscription refunds that not everyone agrees with. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…


Twitch

Twitch “Womxn” Alliance, Rolling Stone, and Glimesh.tv

Twitch's latest attempt at being inclusive has unfortunately ended up being exclusive and landing the platform in hot water. Join Pete…


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Twitch’s Hilarious DMCA Fail with Metallica’s BlizzCon Show

Twitch is looking to expand it's content options by offering incentives to non-gaming creators, just don't play live music while it…


Twitch Viewers Vote for New PogChamp, and It's a Lizard? - The Gaming Careers Podcast

Twitch Viewers Vote for New PogChamp, and It’s a Lizard?

The Twitch community have officially voted in a permanent replacement for the PogChamp emote. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…


Twitch Embeds Keep Getting Worse - The Gaming Careers Podcast

Twitch Embeds Keep Getting Worse

With Twitch pushing the now infamous 'Purple Screen Of Death' on websites displaying embedded streams; what does this mean for the…


YouTube Clips, Twitch Embeds, and GameStonks Streamers - The Gaming Careers Podcast

YouTube Clips, Twitch Embeds, and GameStonks Streamers

Sometimes success on Twitch comes down to being the most knowledgeable person on a specific subject at the right time. Join Pete and…


Why

Why “Just Chatting” is Essential for Your Stream

StreamElements have delivered their report on the streaming industry for 2020 with some surprising insights. Join Pete and Ben as they…


Twitch Introduces Recap and Responds to PogChamp Concerns

Twitch Introduces Recap and Responds to PogChamp Drama

Twitch recently sent out 2020 Recap emails out to viewers and streamers breaking down individual statistics to look back on the year.…


EP16 TheGrefg - The Gaming Careers Podcast

TheGrefg SHATTERS Twitch Records 2+ MILLION Viewers

The all-time record for peak live streaming viewership in one channel was recently broken with over 2 million viewers. Join Pete and…


EP15 - The Gaming Careers Podcast

How To Make 2021 Your BEST Year Streaming

Setting goals for your streams and content in 2021 can be a useful exercise to help you stay on track and grow an audience. Join Pete…


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2020 Review – Looking Back on a CRAZY Year for Streamers

The year 2020 has been a roller coaster for both gamers & streamers. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss some of the highlights…


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Twitch’s Town Hall: DMCA, Ads, and Banning ‘simp’

Twitch had their first ever Town Hall presentation but were everyone's dying questions answered? Join Pete and Ben as they also…


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Can YouTube DETHRONE Twitch?

YouTube have hit an enormous milestone of over 100 BILLION hours watched in 2020. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss DMCA strikes…


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You can now PAY to get Twitch Affiliate?!

Monstercat provides a deal for streamers to buy Affiliate status on Twitch, then retracts it. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…


EP10 - The Gaming Careers Podcast GlitchCon

Why Streamers are Frustrated with Twitch’s GlitchCon

Twitch hosted it's first ever virtual event; GlitchCon with mixed results. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss the ongoing issue…


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Why Twitch’s Ad Experience SUCKS for Streamers

Twitch's battle with ad-blockers and insistence on running frequent ads is bad news for streamers of ALL sizes. Join Pete and Ben as…


Twitch Streamers FORCED To Delete Their Life’s Work

The Gaming Careers Podcast is back! Joined by our new co-host Benjamin Green, this week we discuss the ongoing DMCA strikes happening…


Pestily - Gaming Careers Podcast

From 10 to 10,000 Viewers on Twitch: The Story of Pestily

We talk to Pestily, the number one Escape From Tarkov streamer about how he grew from 10 viewers to now averaging 10,000 viewers per…


Bandrew Scott - Gaming Careers Podcast

The Secrets To AMAZING Audio For Your Streams

We talk to Bandrew Scott, of Podcastage, an audio expert who's built a whole YouTube channel reviewing microphones and audio…


Pete Wilkins - Gaming Careers Podcast

How To BOOST Your Income as a Streamer: 5 BEST TIPS

In this solo episode we discuss the best ways to monetize your live streams on Twitch, Mixer, YouTube, or any other platform. These…


Valkia - Gaming Careers Podcast

How To Go Full-Time on Twitch: Seize The Opportunity

We talk to Valkia, a full-time Twitch Streamer who grew to popularity by combining his love for marketing with FPS games. In this…


Boom Kitty - Gaming Careers Podcast

Why Twitch Might Not Be The Best Platform For You

We talk to Boom Kitty, aka Eric, a YouTube streamer who produces electronic music full-time that's been featured in games like Beat…


Jim OBS - Gaming Careers Podcast

Creating OBS: The MOST POPULAR Streaming Software

We talk to Hugh "Jim" Bailey, the guy who created Open Broadcaster Software, more commonly known as OBS. We discuss how OBS grew from…


Ali Moiz - Gaming Careers Podcast

How Streamlabs is HELPING Streamers MAKE More Money

We talk with Streamlabs founder and CEO, Ali Moiz, about his story of building Streamlabs from the ground up to be one of the major…