Twitch ‘Boosts’ is a marketing tool paid for by viewers

Twitch are testing a new controversial feature called ‘Boosts’ that promotes creators’ streams when viewers pay Twitch.

Warner Music Group Partners with Twitch for artist channels

Twitch and Warner Music Group have struck a deal to create a standalone music space on the streaming platform.

Is Twitch close to signing a licensing deal with publishers for music on Twitch?

In great news for artists, labels and streamers, Twitch is apparently nearing a licensing deal with NMPA to pay artists for music on Twitch streams.

YouTube’s Partner Program now has 2 million members

The program that launched 14 years ago, with the intention to pay creators has amassed 2 million members.

How to become a Twitch Partner faster

There is no golden rule to becoming a Twitch Partner, but this guide should help you get there faster.

Facebook takes on Twitch with 100% subscription money deal

Facebook offers streamers using its platform 100% subscription fee revenue to lure streamers and viewers away from Twitch.

Twitch will soon remove many VODs and issue strikes to accounts with unauthorised music

Twitch warns creators that many VODs will be removed after around 1000 DMCA takedown notifications were issued by music publishers.

Rolling Stone bring live music from artists to Twitch

The latest to join the Twitch boom is one of the most recognised music publications in the world. Rolling Stone are now live streaming on Amazon’s video platform.

Twitch swap out Metallica’s heavy metal for Zelda-like music in order to avoid a DMCA takedown

Performing at last weekend’s virtual BlizzCon on Twitch, Metallica’s heavy metal music transitioned quite suddenly.

Music views on Twitch totalled a whopping 24 million hours in January 2021

Compared to last year, the data for the most streamed music channels on Twitch shows the impact the pandemic has had on livestreaming.