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Summit.Live Tackles Tech and Business; Dave Jackson to Enter Podcasting Hall of Fame (Update Ep77)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 30th, 2018.

Today’s theme is tech and business as Summit Live holds the first of four one-day events. This one is in San Francisco with upcoming summits in LA, New York and Las Vegas. You can view the livestream of today’s sessions at Summit.Live. Speakers include Eddie Vaca of AmpLive, Ryan Bell of NASA, Rudy J Ellis of Switchboard Live, Nick Mattingly and Marc Gawith of Switcher Studio, Dave Basulto of iOgrapher, and Rebecca Stone of LiveRamp. Plus speakers and panelists from Microsoft, Salesforce, BrandLive, Hortonworks, Eventbrite and Epiphan Video.

Congratulations to Dave Jackson of the School of Podcasting on obtaining industry immortality. Dave will be inducted into the Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame at an award’s ceremony in Philadelphia on July 24th. Dave livestreams his weekly Ask The Podcast Coach show on YouTube Live.

On the viewing schedule:

At 2pm ET, it’s LegalHour.Live with Mitch Jackson and Joey Vitale. They’ll be discussing workplace arbitration agreements in light of the recent Supreme Court decision. That’s on the LegalHour.Live Facebook page.

At 3pm ET, it’s Camera Confidence Live with Molly Mahoney. She’ll share 3 keys to kicking your business into high gear. That’s on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

And if you didn’t catch our Best of BeLive discussion on how to grow your business with livestreaming, the replay is available on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

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Facebook Selects BeLive TV as Facebook Live Video Solutions Partner (Update Ep76)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 29th, 2018.

BeLive.tv is now a Facebook Live Video Solutions partner.
FB Live Video Solutions partners provide Facebook Live tools and solutions used by top media companies worldwide.

Since BeLive.tv was launched in October 2016, more than 300 million viewers who have engaged in a Facebook Live broadcast done via the platform. BeLive.TV is mostly used by SMBs (Small & Midsize Businesses) in the U.S. to easily produce high quality and professional Facebook Live shows. An analysis of more than 150k BeLive broadcasts reveals business owners using BeLive’s features–on average–get a 200% increase in comments, reactions, and views. Learn more at blog.belive.tv.

At 8pm ET tonight, on Best of BeLive, Rachel Moore and I will discuss how SMBs are benefitting from using BeLive and share tips on how you can leverage the BeLive platform. That’s on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

Also on today’s viewing schedule:

At 2pm ET, RJ Redden hosts Black Belt Bots. She’ll discuss how to keep your bot simple. That’s on the on the Black Belt Bots Facebook page.

At 3pm ET, Eddie Garrison hosts EG Live on his personal Facebook profile. He’ll talk about growing your brand with social media.

At 4pm ET, the topic is Flash Briefings and why your brand needs one. I’ll be joining Jessika Phillips and Mike Gingerich on Magnet Marketers. That’s of course on the Magnet Marketers Facebook page.

And join us at 8pm ET for Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

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Turn LinkedIn Connections into Clients; GDPR Compliance (Update Ep74)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Thursday, May 24th, 2018.

Melanie Dodaro is one of the world’s leading LinkedIn experts and the author of the number 1 international best-seller “LinkedIn Unlocked.” She is offering a free live masterclass at 1pm ET today entitled “LinkedIn Unlocked: How to Turn Cold Connections into Clients.” A link to register will be in the show notes at LivestreamUniverse.com.

On the viewing schedule:

At 12:30pm ET, it’s Coach Jennie Live on YouTube Live! Learn how to overcome your inner naysayer and get out of your own way. That’s at YouTube.com/CoachJennie.

At 2pm ET, it’s Lunch with Leslie, hosted by Leslie Nance. Make your body inhospitable to cancer through your kitchen as Leslie shares delicious, healthy recipes. View on Twitter Live at @go2kitchens.

At 3pm ET, it’s Live Positive with Jeff Adams on the BeLive TV Facebook page. His guest is Jon Ward of JonnyGrand Films, a Nashville, Tennessee based production company making professional music videos, short films, commercials and visual effects.

At 5pm ET, Stephanie Liu hosts Lights, Camera, Live. Mike Allton of AgoraPulse joins Stephanie to talk about GDPR as the deadline for compliance approaches. That’s on the Hey Stephanie Liu Facebook page.

And at 9pm ET, Jim Collison hosts Home Gadget Geeks. View at theaverageguy.tv/live.

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Podcast Hosting on WordPress.com (Update Ep73)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018.

Are you a live streamer considering starting a new podcast? You probably already know about some of the great options for hosting you media files: Spreaker, Libsyn, Blubrry and more. One host you may not be aware of is WordPress.com. Mike Murphy has a new ebook available on Amazon that covers why WordPress.com is a viable option and how to set up your podcast on the platform. The title is “How to Podcast on Wordpress.com: The Step-by-Step Guide” by Mike Murphy.

On the viewing schedule:

At 12pm ET, it’s the Business of Video Podcast with Owen Video and Nick Nimmin. The topic is live video analytics and their guest is Nick Cicero of Delmondo. View on the Owen Video X Facebook page.

At 2pm ET, it’s LegalHour.Live with Mitch Jackson and Joey Vitale. They’ll be discussing Website Terms of Service, Privacy and Disclaimer Agreements on the LegalHour.Live Facebook page.

At 3pm ET, it’s Camera Confidence Live with Molly Mahoney. She will share what you need to know about GDPR so that you don’t put your business at risk. That’s on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

And if you didn’t catch our Best of BeLive discussion on live streaming gear, the replay is available on the BeLive TV Facebook page. Rachel Moore and I appreciate all the great questions and insights shared during and after the show.

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Audio and Video Gear for Live Streaming on Facebook Live (Update Ep72)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018.

How to pick out the right gear for your livestreams remains one of the most challenging issues for people who are new to live video. As live streamers become more experienced, they look for ways to improve both the audio and video quality of their broadcasts. How can you do that without spending large amounts of cash? Tonight at 8pm ET, we tackle theses topics and much more on Best of BeLive with Ross & Rachel. This is a guest-free episode focused on your live streaming setup. Bring your questions— tonight, 8pm ET on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

Also on today’s viewing schedule:

At 2pm ET, RJ Redden discusses the four-letter word on every online marketer’s mind — GDPR. That’s on the on the Black Belt Bots Facebook page.

At 3pm ET, Eddie Garrison hosts EG Live on his personal Facebook profile. He’ll be discussing the staying power of content.

At 4pm ET, it’s Magnet Marketers on the Magnet Marketers Facebook page. Jessika Phillips and Mike Gingerich talk about social media updates your brand needs to know for May.

Join us at 8pm ET for Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel on the BeLive TV Facebook page.

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Should Doctors Embrace Livestreaming? (Update Ep68)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 15th, 2018.

The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending doctors live stream on social media platforms. Dr Angela Mattke writes that live streaming allows “pediatric providers to reach beyond the clinic and engage with patients and caregivers wherever they take a mobile phone.” She says doctors can increase the probability of compliance with recommendations by sharing them consistently on social media. Dr. Mattke also writes about the ability of pediatricians to positively impact people they will never meet.

And if you are looking to add live streaming to your content mix or pick up some tips about live video, join us from 5-6pm ET for the #SocialROI Twitter Chat. At 6:30pm ET, host Madalyn Sklar and I will continue the conversation on Facebook Live on the Manage Flitter Facebook page.

Also on today’s viewing schedule:

At 3pm ET, Eddie Garrison hosts EG Live on his personal Facebook profile. He’ll be discussing getting started with live video. Eddie also has a new podcast coming out soon on SoundCloud called the Digital Media Creator Academy Podcast.

At 4pm ET, it’s Magnet Marketers on the Magnet Marketers Facebook page. Jessika Phillips and Demian Ross present their guide to creating crave-able Video Content.

And at 8pm ET, it’s time to get motivated and inspired on Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel. Laser-focused mentor and business coach Cynthia Bazin of SmartChic joins us on the BeLive TV Facebook page. Hear how live streaming daily has helped Cynthia build her business and how she is using BeLive TV.

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Live Video for Business: Increase Sales without Selling (Update Ep63)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 8th, 2018.

Streaming Media East is underway in New York City at the Hilton Midtown. This year’s expanded conference contains 6 tracks today and tomorrow, including the Live Streaming Summit. Streaming Media East is also debuting a brand new 1-day event tomorrow: It’s The Video Marketing Power Summit exclusively targeting video marketers and advertisers. More info at StreamingMedia.com/East.

Is it possible to increase sales through live streaming without actively selling on your live video broadcasts? Chocolate Johnny has been successful with that approach. John shares his experiences with Professor Nez on the #NEZNATION LIVE podcast. That’s at ProfessorNez.com/podcast.

On today’s viewing schedule:

At 2pm ET, it’s Black Belt Bots with RJ Redden on the Black Belt Bots Facebook page. She’ll be addressing how many time should you broadcast in your Bot.

At 3pm ET, Eddie Garrison hosts EG Live on his personal Facebook profile. He’ll be discussing the growth of Facebook Live.

At 4pm ET, it’s Magnet Marketers with Jessika Phillips and Mike Gingerich on the Magnet Marketers Facebook page. They look back at F8 and what it means for your brand. F8 is Facebook’s annual developer conference.

And at 8pm ET, it’s Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel on the BeLive TV Facebook page. Rachel Moore and I welcome Gina K and her sister Rina, who livestream about paper crafts and scrapbooking.

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Coach Jennie Live Moves to YouTube Live Exclusively (Update Ep58)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, May 1st, 2018.

A couple of livestream shows are on the move…

Coach Jennie LIVE is heading over to YouTube exclusively. In case you don’t know her yet, Coach Jennie is the coach solopreneurs turn to when they can’t seem to get out of their own way. She’s the author of “Hilda: Tackle Your Inner Naysayer, Get Out of Your Own Way, and Unleash Your Badassery.”

Her show streams live weekdays at 12:30pm ET on her YouTube channel: youtube.com/coachjennie

Eddie Garrison is moving EG Live to Tuesdays and Fridays. it was previously Mondays and Fridays. Eddie shares tips on live streaming and social media. Today he’s talking about The Power of Social Media and how a brand doesn’t have to sell anything to have success on social. That’s 3pm ET on his personal Facebook profile.

And don’t miss Eddie Thursday night on #LivestreamDeals at 7pm ET. Authors Tiffany Yarde of MotoVino and Julia McCoy of Express Writers will be on the show. So will Messenger Bot Builder RJ Redden of Black Belt Bots. That’s Thursday, 7pm ET on the Livestream Universe Facebook page.

Getting back to today’s viewing schedule…

At 4pm ET, it’s Magnet Marketers with Jessika Phillips and Mike Gingerich on the Magnet Marketers Facebook page. They’ll be sharing the best free Google tools for marketers.

And at 8pm ET, Luxury Travel Blogger Mia Voss is our guest on Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel on the BeLive TV Facebook page. Rachel Moore and Mia will be joining the broadcast live from Collison Conference in New Orleans. Should be a fun one.

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Brian Fanzo: Your Brand Needs Twitter in 2018 (Update Ep53)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 24th, 2018. 

If you’re a live streamer who primarily uses Facebook, Instagram or YouTube to go live, what role does Twitter play in your social media activities?

While some people are spending less time on the platform and others primarily automating their involvement, Brian Fanzo says the real-time conversations on Twitter shouldn’t be overlooked by entrepreneurs and brands.

Twitter also helps you reach people outside your network.

You can hear Brian’s entire discussion of Twitter on iTunes as Episode 71 of the #FOMOFanz podcast.

Madalyn Sklar also makes Twitter and live streaming important elements of her social media outreach. Following her #TwitterSmarter and #SocialROI chats, Madalyn continues the conversation on Facebook Live. Today, she’ll be a guest on Magnet Marketers with Jessika Phillips and Mike Gingerich at 4pm ET on the Magnet Marketers Facebook page. The topic: “Twitter tools to amp your online game.”

The Twitter theme continues tonight as Madalyn joins us for Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel. We go LIVE on the BeLive.tv Facebook Page at 8pm ET.

Before that, Rachel Moore joins Todd.Live to talk about challenges with live video in 2018. The show is called Entrepreneur Live Video and it’s at 3pm ET. on Facebook Live on the Todd.Live Facebook page as well as on YouTube and Periscope/Twitter.

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LiveU Solo’s New Graphics Capabilities (Update Ep48)

Ross Brand with your Livestream Universe Update and Flash Briefing for Tuesday, April 17th, 2018.

New York Emmy winners such as Mario Armstrong’s Never Settle Show and Jets 360 choose LiveU’s cellular bonding technology to facilitate the high-quality streaming of their award-winning content.

Individual content creators also rely on the LiveU Solo’s ability to stream to social media from even the most bandwidth challenged environments. Claudia Barbiero is LiveU’s VP of Marketing. At last week’s NAB Show in Las Vegas, she talked with PTZ Optics about the new graphics capabilities coming to the Solo portal.

What is the degree of difficulty for learning the new features?

LiveU Solo’s new graphics capabilities will be live at Streaming Media East in early May. You can learn more about the LiveU Solo at GoSolo.tv.

Tonight at 8pm ET, it’s Best of BeLive with Ross and Rachel. For this episode, it’s a different twist. We turn the spotlight and critical eye on our own live streaming material. Join us live on the BeLive.tv Facebook Page at 8pm ET.

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