Streaming is not as easy as it may seem. It takes a lot of work, and we have four things for you to know about it.
It’s Not As Easy As Just Playing Games
You aren’t just streaming to play games. You have to be willing to engage with your audience. This also means playing games that you may not always enjoy, in order to keep your audience engaged. Streaming is all about the audience. Happy viewers mean more subscriptions, and of course, more subs mean more money in the bank for you.
You Won’t Get Rich Quick With Streaming
To be able to start making money with streaming, you have to put in the effort. It takes time to build up your audience as well as follow the steps laid out by the platform you choose to stream on. The money will come, but it will not be quickly.
Takes Money To Make Money
Just like with everything else, it takes money to make money. You have to think about everything you will need in order to stream properly.
You will have to have a computer, and it doesn’t even have to be the top of the line either. Also, you will need a camera. A microphone too, and most people just get a headset with a mic to cover both bases.
And last but not least, an internet connection. It could be something as simple as wifi, or as strong as a gigabit connection. As long as you are online and able to get out to your audience, that is all that matters.
You Have To Keep Pushing Forward
No matter how many times you feel like you are not getting anywhere, you have to keep pushing forward. Just like this not being quick, easy money, it is not just going to give you an audience overnight.
It can be very stressful and time-consuming, but if you really want it, you will push forward and keep at it no matter what feelings come into play. You will have all sorts of feelings flood you until you get into your groove.
Feel free to reach out if you have any questions. And don’t forget to catch droccam on stream.