You can now broadcast Periscope-powered live video in Twitter on your iPhone or iPad. Moreover, you can instantly find out how many people are watching your video. It’s the best way to interact with your followers and send your message across.
“Live video is the most immersive way to experience what’s happening around the world. From protests and monumental moments to celebrations and things that make us LOL, we’re making it easier for you to broadcast live video” – Twitter.
How to Stream Live Video from Twitter on iPhone and iPad
Note: Make sure you have the latest version of Twitter on your iPhone.
Step #1. Launch Twitter on your iOS device.
Step #2. Next, you need to tap on the compose button located at the top right corner.
Step #3. Next, you have to tap on the Live button.
Step #4. On the next screen, read the information.
“You can now go LIVE on Twitter, Powered by Periscope.”
Tap on OK, go it.
Step #5. Now, a popup will appear requesting you to allow Twitter to access your Microphone. Allow it.
Step #6. Next, write anything related to your message. Once you are done. Tap on “Go Live.”
Note: To switch the camera, either tap on the X button at the top left the corner, then tap on the camera button.
Tap on the menu button (three dots at the bottom) then select the Flip Camera.
Share Your Twitter Video/Hide Chat/Check Out Viewers
When you are live, tap on the tiny button (looks like a person) located at the bottom left the corner. Now, you can share, check out how many people are watching your video and even hide chat.
Ask for Follow/Share/Show Chat/Start Sketching
Once you are live, tap on the menu button at the bottom (looks like three dots).
In this test, I want to sketch. Simply tap on Start Sketching. On the next screen, you should see the four different options to let you sketch differently. Select your preferred option and sketch on the screen.
Finally, tap on the “X” button at the top left the corner. Then, tap on “Stop Broadcast” button at the top center.
That’s it! Check out how many people watched your video. If you want to replay it, tap on the replay button.