An Extra Day

 

On Saturday, February 29th join the Campus Walk community by hosting your own An Extra Day charity stream! Streaming is not only for gamers, but if you are a gamer then this is definitely for you! 

 

Here are the easy steps to get started:

1. - Decide what you want to do, and for how long (24 hours, 10 hours, 5 hours, etc.) Click HERE for ideas and inspo

2. - Make sure you are set-up for streaming (scroll down for instructions)

3. - Be sure to let everyone know leading up to and right before your event! Always include your fundraising page link with #anextraday and feel free to use the graphics below or the graphics HERE or HERE!

 

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Super Easy Instructions 

  1. You'll need a device to stream with (smartphone, desktop/laptop, Xbox, or PlayStation 4)
     
  2. Download a streaming app to your phone (StreamlabsTwitchYouTube, or Mixer Create) or software to your desktop (like Streamlabs, OBS, or XSplit)
     
  3. Set up an account with a streaming service (Twitch, YouTube, Mixer)
     
  4. Add your streaming username to your fundraising page & save – you're ready to go! 
    • Click Your Page in the top bar
    • Click the Settings tab on your page
    • Choose your service and enter your username
      • Note: YouTube requires you to enter the full URL to the live video, not your YouTube username
    • Click Save Changes
       
  5. Share the link to your fundraising page on social media channels, text messages, and email to let people know when to tune in


Here's a quick guide of what you'll need depending on your device:

Mobile Phone

Hardware Software Services

Smartphone with camera & microphone

Wireless data or WiFi connection

  • Streamlabs App (streams to Twitch, YouTube, Mixer)
  • Twitch App
  • YouTube app
  • Mixer Create app
  • Twitch
  • Mixer
  • YouTube

 

Desktop or Laptop

Hardware Software Services

Webcam

Microphone

  • Streamlabs OBS (Recommended)
      • Add the overlay in the Source panel by choosing Browser Source and pasting in the overlay URL provided when you edit your stream settings on your fundraising page
  • OBS
    • Add the overlay in the Source panel by choosing Browser Source and pasting in the overlay URL provided when you edit your stream settings on your fundraising page
  • XSplit (Windows Only)
  • Twitch
  • Mixer
  • YouTube

 

Desktop/laptop extras to customize your stream

 

Xbox

Hardware Software Services
  • Webcam
  • Microphone

Mixer

Mixer

 

Xbox extras to customize your stream

 

PlayStation 4

Hardware Software Services
  • Webcam
  • Microphone

Twitch

Twitch

 

What's Next?

Once your streaming account is setup, add your streaming username to your fundraising page by clicking Your Page, then clicking the pencil icon to edit

When you start streaming from your streaming software (Streamlabs OBS, OBS, XSplit, or one of the mobile apps above), your stream will appear on your fundraising page.

Happy streaming!

 

 On Reddit?
If your stream is gaming, share on gaming subreddits like this one

 

  If you need help or have any questions, please contact me at [email protected]