Twitch, The Most Popular Live Streaming-Focused Platform
The Streaming Platform that started it all.
Twitch is the most well-known live-streaming-focused platform. It has a heavy emphasis on gaming-based content, but other forms of content are allowed. For many aspiring streamers and video game lovers, Twitch is often their first choice.
Its strengths include:
- Fairly easy to get started on
- Loaded with streaming communities
- A large number of monetization incentives for audience members
- A ton of engagement tools are available
- Widely supported by third-party applications and extensions
- Lack of Effective Discovery tools on the platform
- A significant amount of controversies
- A ton of poor advice about growing on the internet
- A recent lack of innovative new features