You can expand your audience and reach by using your Teradek products to stream to multiple destinations at once. For example, you can use the Vidiu encoder to stream your event to audiences on Youtube, Facebook, Twitch and more simultaneously!
Sharelink allows you to not only stream to multiple destinations, but to bond multiple internet connections for a strong and stable stream.
Once logged in, click on the Channels tab.
You will be presented with a list of your channels, which will be empty if it is a new account.
Click Add new Channel.
Choose from the list of supported destinations. We will start by adding Facebook and Youtube.
With Facebook Selected, click the Link your account button below. A new browser page will appear for you to log into your Facebook account and authorize Sharelink to post to your account.
Once the authorization process is complete, you will return to the Sharelink site and see your Facebook streaming settings.
Click on the channel drop down menu to select which channel you wish to stream to. This can be your timeline, a page or a group.
We will stream to My Timeline.
Enter a Title and Description, then choose your privacy setting.
The Facebook destination will now show up in your list of channels.
Let’s add a Youtube destination. Click Add new Channel.
Click on Youtube.
Click on the Link your account button below. You will be prompted to log into your Youtube channel’s google account and authorize.
Once authorized, back in the sharelink site, choose which live stream event you wish to stream to (events must be created on the Youtube website).
Your Youtube destination will show up in your channel list.
Click on the Video sources tab.
On your Vidiu X’s control window, click the Add channel button.
From the pop up list, click the checkmark of the channels you wish to stream to. We will choose both the Facebook and Youtube destinations. Then click Add.
You will return to the Vidiu X’s control window and see your added channels on the bottom.
Once you’re ready to go live, you can click on the Go Live button on the upper right of the control window to go live to all channels simultaneously.
Click Stop Live to stop streaming to all channels.
Or click on the Go Live/Stop Live buttons on the individual channel cards to broadcast to select channels.