Using RTMP to broadcast to Facebook and Youtube. For OBS, Vmix and XSplit

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This is the first in a series answering questions about Live Video

Thank you to Aaron Avila for the question about connecting his RTMP enabled drone to live broadcast.

In this video I show you how to find the RTMP settings for Facebook and Youtube so that you can go live from VMix. OBS and Xsplit Broadcaster . In fact any software which uses RTMP

What is RTMP ?

The Real-Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) was designed for high-performance transmission of audio, video, and data between Adobe Flash Platform technologies, including Adobe Flash Player and Adobe AIR. RTMP is now available as an open specification to create products and technology that enable delivery of video, audio, and data in the open AMF, SWF, FLV, and F4V formats compatible with Adobe Flash Player.


When we connect to live video services there are two methods

1 APIĀ  (Application Programming Interface ) which is used by Be.Live . We never see the settings , all is done automatically

2. RTMP which is the subject of this video..

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