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 Manager, and much more.


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 backtracking, Twitch’s new Creator Goals feature and much more.


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 Twitch's response, some helpful community built tools, as well as all the other livestreaming news from the past week.


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 breaking records and why MrBeast has launched a Spanish channel...


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 growing industry, how Elgato have grown to become one of the leading brands in the creator space, and why sometimes you can't please everyone when it comes to price.


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 taking a 3% cut on Super Follows. Join Pete and Ben in this weeks livestream as they also discuss updates to Spotify's Greenroom, YouTube analytics, and much more!


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 discuss updates to OBS Studio, Twitch's activity feed, and much more!


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 discuss AVerMedia's Nexus launch, Twitter Verification, and much more!


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 Jimmy Fallon's stream highlights, Herman Miller signing streamers, creators becoming part owners in esports teams, NVIDIA Maxine and more.


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 streaming platforms, big brands signing on to Twitch, the Purple Screen of Death and more.


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 claims against IRL streamers, charity auction streams, YouTube embed linking and more.


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 of stocks in the streaming world, the latest updates to YouTube, Streamlabs' quarterly report, technical changes on Twitch and more.


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, esports pledging large prize pools for 2021, inconsistent moderation on Twitch, mixed reality for streamers and more.


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 these statistics mean, the changing popularity of games, Twitch's response to PogChamp, the importance of taking breaks and more.


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 numbers mean for live streaming, the ongoing technical problems on Twitch, recent changes to developer content policies and more.


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 highlights of the year from Steam concurrent player records, chasing popular games, how to set achievable goals and more.


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, best microphones for streamers, popular games and more.


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 continuing troubles, the growth of non-English streams, charity streams and more.


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 to the Twitch platform, Nintendo shutting down soundtracks, fighting game documentaries and more.


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 publishers supporting content creators, Twitch Rivals drama, updated features to the platform and more.


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 we'll see to the platform, multiplayer ads and Youtube's Creator Insights presentation and what it means for creators.


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 stream, new tech from companies like Elgato and Shure, and the big streamers that are limiting how much viewers can donate.


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 Pestily utilised YouTube to accelerate his growth on Twitch, and how his community are well on their way to raising $1 million for charity in 2020.


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 deep into the data I gathered for last week's YouTube video where I researched the most common microphones used by the top 250 streamers on Twitch.


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 out, up to partnered streamers that have been streaming full-time for years.


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 stream from hobby to full-time career, how you can best utilise YouTube to funnel viewers to Twitch and what it's like trying to branch out from the game that made you famous.


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 popular streaming software, why Twitch is still the best platform for viewers, and what it's like to turn down a 7-figure offer.


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 the platform wars going on between Twitch, YouTube and Mixer and what he thinks creators like you can look forward to in the next few years in streaming.


Ultimate Streaming Build

This Ultimate Streaming Build is for those that really want the best performance currently available, even if it comes with a premium price tag.


Professional Streaming Build

This professional streaming build is for those wanting to push the quality of their stream without impacting system performance.


Budget Streaming Build

This budget streaming build is for those looking to get up and running with a PC capable of gaming and streaming for as little money as possible.


Streaming with an Eye Tracker on Twitch

Eye Trackers for Twitch Streamers are quickly becoming more popular, in this guide we break down how to set one up for increased engagement!


Console Streaming WITHOUT a Capture Card

Console gamers looking to livestream have typically had to choose between a basic stream or an expensive capture card solution, until now.


OBS.Live – New Streaming Software by StreamElements

OBS.Live directly integrates with OBS to give you Twitch chat and Activity Feed windows without ever having to open another window.


Why You’re Not Growing on Twitch (7 Reasons)

Are you struggling to grow on Twitch? I've reviewed hundreds of streamers, these are my top 7 reasons that you aren't growing and how to fix!


How To Get Twitch Chat IN-GAME With This Awesome FREE Software!

Single monior streaming? Struggling to keep up with stream chat whilst gaming? In this guide, we show you how to setup a Twitch Chat In Game Overlay.


Streaming with a Green Screen: EVERYTHING You Need to Know

Ever wanted to know how to PROPERLY setup a Green Screen in OBS or SLOBS? Learn how to select, light and key-out your green screen in this guide!


30 FREE Webcam Filters to Make Your Stream Stunning

Make your stream look more cinematic with these 30 FREE webcam filters! Easy to add to your webcam in OBS or SLOBS to level up your stream!


Stream Deck Mini: Everything You Need to Know

The Stream Deck Mini is a compact, less expensive version of the original Stream Deck. With some of the newest additions that Elgato has added to the feature suite, the Stream Deck Mini may very well be an aspiring streamer’s best friend.


Networking on Twitch: The Key to Growing Your Stream

Networking as a Twitch streamer can sometimes be a daunting and misunderstood process. This social exchange is a vital aspect of growing a streamer’s presence on Twitch, which is why you must do it right.


How to add a SMART Stream Schedule to your Twitch Channel

Learn how to setup a Stream Schedule and Countdown Extension so your Twitch viewers are never left wondering when you'll next be live!


How to Stream to Twitch in 2019 – OBS Ultimate Guide

In this guide, we will walk you through everything you need to know about setting up OBS Studio to get a smooth, stable and stylish live stream to Twitch!


Advanced Mic Settings in OBS Studio

One major hurdle that every Twitch streamer has to overcome is mastering their audio, thankfully OBS Studio has some Audio Filters to help.


How to Add Follower, Subscriber and Donation Alerts on Stream

How to easily add Follower, Subscriber and Donation Alerts to your Twitch or YouTube livestream using Streamlabs and OBS Studio.