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 exactly what has caused this, and the resulting…

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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 "Blue" service. Join Pete and Ben as they…

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 discussing Stream Hatchet's Q3 Industry Report,…

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 streamer Valkyrae launch a new skincare…

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 Pete and Ben for this weeks podcast as they also…

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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 the best platform for streamers and viewers,…

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 Streamlabs' new Safe Mode, Twitch's new Ad…

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 they also discuss OBS Studio V27.1, OnlyFans…

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 today's podcast, we'll be talking through…

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 looking at Twitch's new stream display ads,…

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 discussing Streamlabs' 2 new tools, TikTok…

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 what it's like to build products for such a…

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 and Twitter have announced they will only be…

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 and Ben in this weeks livestream as they also…

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 streaming. Join Pete and Ben as they also…

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 competitor platforms like TikTok. Join Pete and…

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 discuss the increase in Twitch Live DMCA…

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 as they also discuss the Esports Certification…

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 channels. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…

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 questions. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…

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 Ben as they also discuss the Discord…

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 also discuss the rise of the GTAV category,…

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 still falls short. Join Pete and Ben as they…

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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 Pete and Ben as they also discuss Glimesh's…

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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 Elgato's new product range, new YouTube…

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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 and Ben as they also discuss alternative…

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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 happens. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss…

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 the recent examples of police weaponizing DMCA…

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 viewer experience of the platform? Join Pete and…

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 Ben as they also discuss the rise in interest…

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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 also discuss what these results mean,…

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. Join Pete and Ben as they also discuss what…

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 Ben as they also discuss what these viewership…

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 and Ben as they also discuss some of the…

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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 of the year from Mixer closing its doors,…

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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 discuss updates to the Twitch platform, Cyberpunk's…

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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 possibly becoming felonies, multiple updates…

E11 - The Gaming Careers Podcast - 1x1

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 Youtube increasing it's ad coverage, game…

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 with music and DMCA, what upcoming features…

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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 they also discuss more DMCA updates, Twitch's…

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 on Twitch, AOC's record breaking first…

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 stream. We also discuss in great detail how…

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 interfaces for podcasters and streamers. We're diving…

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 tips apply from small streamers just starting…

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 episode we discuss what it takes to grow your…

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 Saber and Geometry Dash. In this episode, we…

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 a solo side-project to the world's most…

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 players in streaming software, his thoughts on…