The Physical Realities Of Live-Streaming!

Screen Shot 2015-01-27 at 10.25.33 AMAfter an epic 26-Hour Event Stream with Duracell and Twitch last weekend, I was drained. While the event was extremely fun, it came at a big cost to my energy levels. The cross country flight to LA, the hosting and playing from 2 AM to 12 Noon, immediately followed by a red eye flight back.

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Why Do Gamers Watch Twitch?

People have been watching people do things for centuries.

People have been watching other people do different activities forever. The Roman Colosseum is confirmation of this, I know this because last July I spent 2 weeks in Italy and what a two weeks it was. The Colosseum could hold, it is estimated, between 50,000 and 80,000 spectators. and was used for gladiatorial contests and public spectacles such […]

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Use Stepping Stones Toward the Growth of Your Twitch Channel


Has this happened to you? You go live on your Twitch channel… …and no one shows up, and you start feeling like a loser. You lose the excitement and energy you had before you went live and you don’t understand what you’re doing wrong. You see everyone else having success, but you aren’t seeing the results and you don’t see the value in “wasting anymore […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Fear Getting Unfollows on Twitch

“The only thing that a follower count actually does is make your ego bigger. It makes you feel good when you compare yourself to others.”

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Twitch Giveaways – Tips To Get Followers!


Giving away prizes on twitch is one way to get more viewers into your stream! However, simply offering a prize up can be tricky. How do you get value to your stream that matches the prize you are giving away? If you are giving away a $60 dollar game, but only 3 people enter and […]

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Should You Swear On Your Twitch Stream?

Many new twitch streamers are concerned that swearing on their stream might prevent them from growing and gaining new followers, is this true? Today, we will look at the 3 types of twitch streams out there and how cursing might help or harm your growth.

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5 Phrases You Say That Lead To Failure


Years ago I would say things like… “I’m not a tech guy.” “I’m not very smart when it comes to tech stuff” “I’m a one trick pony, I’m only good at one thing” “That’s just not who I am” Little did I know then that I was setting myself up for failure before I even […]

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Is It Time To Quit Streaming On Twitch?

Should I Quit Twitch Streaming?

Is It Time To Quit Twitch?    Question: I’ve been streaming for 9 months and I just can’t get a consistent viewership on my twitch channel, is it time to quit twitch?   When is the right time to give up on your hopes of becoming a Twitch broadcaster, what if you just can’t get […]

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Getting Your Twitch Stream Back On Track After the Holidays (Vacations too!)


Your Twitch channel has been growing, you’re getting more viewers and then out of no where it’s the holiday season (or it’s time for you to head out on a much needed vacation). Next thing you know the holidays have passed, your vacation ends and you feel lost, confused, and don’t know how to get […]

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Why Less Is More On Twitch, The Big Mistake I Made For A Full Year Of Streaming!

Twitch Length Stream Guide

It took me over a year to diagnose and then grow out of one of the most frustrating mistakes I was making on Twitch. Now, that I am on the other side it seems so obvious. However, as I read about new streamers and their plans for growing their channel, I can see the same […]

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