Streaming video games is a great way to interact with members of the gaming community, make new friends, and show your skills. With Twitch, viewers have access to an easy-to-use platform for viewing content from around the world. Getting started with the streaming platform at first glance can be daunting, especially if you've never spent much time creating online video. With a few simple steps, you'll learn how to stream with Twitch.
Creating a Twitch Account
Before you stream your gameplay, you must create a Twitch account. Navigate to Twitch's official website, click the purple link Sign in at the top right and enter your desired credentials before clicking on the purple Register button below. Then click on your username in the upper right corner.
Before you begin streaming, visit the Twitch Community Guidelines page to view the rule violations. These include the promotion of racist, homophobic and antiquarian views as well as derogatory remarks on military veterans and persons with disabilities. Streaming nude is also prohibited and you are expected to do your best to prevent your viewers from hateful language and harassment.