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Derral Eves Video Makers and Marketers

Derral Eves Launches Video Makers Show on Facebook Watch

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018.

More live streamers are expanding their production skills from strictly going live to YouTube video creation. And VidSummit Founder Derral Eves has a new show targeting those wanting to rapidly grow their YouTube channel in 2018. Yesterday, he launched Video Makers and Marketers on Facebook Watch. The debut episode featured Stephen and Carter Sharer, who talked about how they went from zero to 2 million subscribers in just over a year.

ESPN has a new streaming service called ESPN Plus expected to launch on April 12th. Subscribers will pay $4.99 per month for access to thousands of live sporting events and original programming. TechCrunch reports the ESPN app will add a special live streaming section with access to the company’s cable channels.

If you want to see what an awesome home live streaming studio looks like, Terry White takes you through his “My Live Streaming Studio Setup — 2018.” It’s on his blog at TerryWhite.com.

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At 2pm ET today, Kim Doyal helps non-marketers learn how to build funnels using WordPress. Her guest, Dave Foy of Design Build Web, will also discuss creating great landing pages. Catch it on The WP Chick Facebook Page.

And it’s Tuesday, which means a brand new episode of Best of BeLive with Ross (that’s me) and Rachel. We have speaker, author and pinball wizard Phil Gerbyshak and Amie the Dating Coach joining us to talk about communication and presentation. See it live on the BeLive.tv Facebook Page at 8pm ET.

Show & event links at our website. For LivestreamUniverse.com, I’m Ross Brand. Have a great day!

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Livestream Universe Update Dave Jackson

Audio Interfaces: How to Find a Good One

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Alexa Flash Briefing for Monday, April 2nd, 2018.

Bleacher Report is partnering with the NBA to sell live-streaming broadcasts of in-progress basketball games at reduced rates. The NBA recently tested the concept by offered fourth quarter livestreams for 99 cents, Expect to see the full roll out by Bleacher Report for the 2018-19 NBA season.

Livestreamers and podcasters are forever discussing what’s the best mic to get, but less attention is typically paid to the pre-amps those mics are plugged into. On Ask the Podcast Coach, Dave Jackson talked about what to look for in a mixer or audio interface.

Jackson’s co-host Jim Collison identified the importance of trying out audio gear to see what works best with your mic and voice.

Of course if all this seems complicated to new live streamers, there are USB mics that plug right into your computer.

You can catch Dave Jackson and Jim Collison live on Saturdays at 10:30am ET at AskThePodcastCoach.com/live.

Upcoming shows to watch:

At 3pm ET today, Owen Video hosts BeLive Weekly on the BeLive TV Facebook page. Fallon Zoe joins Owen to share tips on building passion and excitement around your business. Owen will also talk about thriving Facebook groups.

And Vicki Fitch is celebrating Book number 3 out of the 12 that she’s writing in 12 months. It’s called Direct Selling 201: Leadership and Advanced Techniques. Check out her pre-launch party at 9:30pm ET on Facebook and Periscope with prizes and giveaways.

Show & event links at our website. For LivestreamUniverse.com, I’m Ross Brand. Have a great day!

Livestream Universe Updates are hosted and produced by Ross Brand for LivestreamUniverse.com.

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Cathy Hackl Mixed Reality NYC

Best Use of Facebook Live; Mixed Reality Event in NYC

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Friday, March 30th, 2018.

NBC News took home the Digiday Award for “Best Use of Facebook Live” for it’s “Chase the Total Solar Eclipse with Us” coverage. Mario Armstrong’s Never Settle Show was among 5 finalists for the Award out of more than two thousand submissions. Two more shots at the big prize for Mario and company… Season One of the Never Settle Show has also been nominated for Two Emmy Awards. The Gala is April 14th in New York City.

Emmy Nominee Cathy Hackl is bringing the Mixed Reality Marketing Summit to New York City on September 6. The one-day conference features keynotes and panels from some of the world’s leading voices in MR marketing and technology.

Upcoming shows to watch:

At 3pm ET today on Facebook Live, Eddie Garrison talks about finding your brand’s voice on social media on his EG Live show.

Saturday at 9am ET, it’s Nimmin Live with Nick and brother Dee live on YouTube answering your questions and providing channel reviews.

And then on Sunday at 2pm ET, it’s the Live Stream Insiders — Krishna De and Peter Stewart on Facebook Live — sharing their take on developments in Live Video.

Also, check out the latest episode of the Mike Murphy Unplugged Podcast. It’s his Instagram Business Show. And nobody does Instagram videos and stories like Mike Murphy.

Show & event links at our website. For LivestreamUniverse.com, I’m Ross Brand. Have a great day!

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More Honors for Never Settle Show; Best of BeLive Picks

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update for Thursday, March 29th, 2018.

Award nominations keep pouring in for Mario Armstrong’s groundbreaking Never Settle Show. Tonight it’s the DigiDay Awards, where the Never Settle Show presented by Nasdaq is up for Best Use of Facebook Live. The Digiday Awards honor the most creative content from brands, marketers and publishers. Competition is tough in the Facebook Live category — other nominees include NBC News, Refinery 29, Ball is life and Bleacher Report’s NFL Draft Show.

This week’s Best of BeLive winner is the Royal Caribbean Blog founded by Matt Hochberg, who livestreams daily on Facebook Live using the BeLive.tv platform. Matt says cruises make the best vacations.

Our other Best of BeLive pick this week is Be Live in Five hosted by Steven Healey and Tina Shang. in addition to live streaming 4 times a week, they also offer a free course on getting started with BeLive. Nearly 4000 students have completed their course! Rachel Moore and I host Best of BeLive every Tuesday at 8pm ET on the BeLive.tv FB page.

At 3pm ET today on the BeLive.tv Facebook page, Jeff Adams hosts Live Positive. Jeff’s guest is Fallon Zoe, who specializes is Branding & Organic Growth for your personal brand using Social Media.

Show links at our website. For LivestreamUniverse.com, I’m Ross Brand. Have a great day!

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