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How to get started streaming on Twitch

You Twitch journey starts here.


John-Michael Bond

Internet Culture

Posted on Jun 5, 2023   Updated on Jun 5, 2023, 10:15 am CDT


This story was originally published on Passionfruit.

The biggest roadblock to creativity is not knowing where to start. Twitch is a great democratizing platform for talent of all kinds. Many people have seen Twitch and thought, “I could do that,” but never learned how to do it. But if you’re one of the dreamers who thought you could and now want to, welcome. Here’s what you need to know about how to stream on Twitch. 

How to stream on Twitch

What is a Twitch stream? 

A Twitch stream is a live stream where users watch a creator do anything. In short, it’s a live TV show you control, streamed on the internet, for whoever wants to watch you. Of course, just like on TV, there are rules. That means no nudity, bullying, or illegal streaming of content you don’t own.

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*First Published: Jun 5, 2023, 10:11 am CDT