How To Make Your Twitch Stream More Visually Appealing
The popularity for Twitch streaming is completely based on very high quality content. If only you can afford to spend long hours continually working on the content can you make sure that the audience will view something really entertaining in a smoothly streamed channel. The most important hindrance here is streaming difficulties causing unwanted troubles.
Today, you can get hold of many tools many of which are completely free to help you run smooth streaming. You can simply choose any game which you know will be loved by your viewers of the twitch channel and with the aid of streaming tools, chat bots, software and high quality graphics let the viewer enjoy a smooth show and applause at your work.
Here is how you can work on your twitch stream and make it visually more pleasing:
Use chat bots - A chat bot is a syntax which keeps attached around your chat window. By using easy commands one can control it. Many times you can work on automating certain tasks like filtering also. There are many kind of chat bots one can use.
These are as follows:
Moobot: You can view this being used in many streams and it is a browser based chat bot. It is created by the Twitch admin Moocat.
Nightbot: This monster can help directly get music from YouTube.
Deepbot: It is still in its BETA stage. It aids in hosting games right inside your chat window.
Use Better TTV - The manufacturers of Nightbot has developed this plugin for Chrome browser and it is called Better Twitch TV. It helps making your Twitch experience better by improving upon the viewing and streaming quality. The visually appealing dark themed stylized design will keep you hooked to this forever. In fact you will never have the urge back to use your traditional white standardized chat box anymore.
Multitwitch - For all those game addicts out there here is the treasure tool. If you are interested to get the real experience of multiplayer gaming then Multitwitch is your genre. This tool is capable of showing gaming interfaces of all the players from their own perspectives. However, all the users connected in the stream must be using their own channels for streaming and must be linked together. So, from a single browser the gamers can use and enjoy all. The only drawback here is playing audio. It can be little complicated as many people uses it. So, a voice client supporting chat runs at the background for each user even if the user has personally muted the audio settings off.
Graphics - Having nicer graphics on your stream is the number one way to make it more visually appealing. You have plenty of opportunities to make your Twitch channel stand out with the use of a nice logo, profile banner, panels, and an overlay from streamplay graphics. Just make sure that these new graphics aren't getting in the way of your gameplay so the audience can still enjoy your stream.
Teeboard - The Multitwitch is still at its BETA stage and is developed by the OBS or the Open Broadcaster Software. This tool helps giving your stream a dignified look. To give a brief overview it can be said that it acts like an alternative dashboard to your Twitch stream for desktop users. Bascially, all your managing of tools can be done using this instead of your browser. In addition to the above the Teeboard also facilitates its users to integrate add on like follower,subscriber or notification about donations.
So what are you waiting for? Go out there and improve your Twitch channel, and maybe you'll start getting more viewers!
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