With GoStream, you can create livestreams for teaching purposes or transmit useful knowledge in the form of ticket sales and broadcast on the website https://watch.gostream.co/.
What are the benefits of GoStream's ticketing livestream?
Allows you to livestream and profit from attenders
Organize learning and knowledge sharing sessions specifically for a group of people
Can organize talkshows, teaching like other applications
Each lesson livestream is saved as a video and can be viewed at any time
Videos saved for selling tickets for a long time - is a source of passive income for livestreamers.
Instructions for Livestream to sell tickets with GoStream tool
Set up the livestream room
Before conducting the official livestream and collecting tickets from the audience. Live-streamers have to live-test to test viewers' reactions. In addition, the live-test also helps to check the stability of the transmission line and ensure that the auxiliary devices do not have problems during the livestream.
Step 1: You choose item “Livestream with ticket” or access the link https://app.gostream.co/app/stream-ticket. Then select “Create Room”
Step 2: At the interface to create a livestream room, you have 2 options: Officially or Trial.
You can switch these 2 forms using the toggles at the top of the tab:
Step 3: Now, start setting up the information of the livestream room very simply as the instructions below!
Set up a trial livestream
With the trial livestream, you need to add the required information such as: Room name, Description, Starting time.
In the “Starting time” section, you should set it up 20 minutes later than the time of creating the livestream room to have a good setup time before conducting the livestream. Or you can choose an arbitrary further time mark.
In addition, you can add optional information such as: Add an avatar for the livestream and a password to the livestream room. To add the “Profile picture (thumbnail)” of the livestream, select the cloud icon as shown in the instructions:
Then, you Upload an available picture you like from the library on your computer and Select.
After the uploading process is completed, the image will be displayed as a thumbnail in the settings box. You proceed to add the required information (with an asterisk).
To set the room password (optional), you tick the box on the left to enable the password retrieval feature. You can then use GoStream's default password or change it to a password that's easier to remember.
After completing the settings, select Create room.
Your livestream room is successfully initialized. With experimental livestreams, the system defaults to livestreaming within 10 minutes with a maximum number of viewers of 5 people
Create an official livestream room
With the official version, the setup steps are still the same, but will add information such as: Maximum duration, Maximum viewer quantity, Ticket price, Customize link and Showed in Watch page option (https://watch.gostream.co/).
- Maximum duration: the duration of the livestream can last from 1 to 8 hours continuously
- Maximum viewer quantity can choose from 50 -1000 people.
- Ticket price: the price that viewers pay you (you will receive 95% of ticket sales)
- Customize the link to be easier to remember, share and access
- Showed in Watch page helps your livestream to be known to more people.
Create room cost will also vary depending on your settings for the length of your livestream and the number of viewers. After completing the settings, select “Payment”.
Step 4: After completing the room creation procedures, the system will switch to the payment interface. You can pay in 4 ways:
- Payment via Bank Account (Internet Banking): This method requires you to enter correct and accurate transfer information and transaction description.
- Payment via ATM card, Visa, Master Card, ..
- Pay via Go Coin
- Pay via Paypal
After successful payment, your livestream is ready and can proceed to broadcast.
At the same time, your livestream will also be displayed on the Watch platform (https://watch.gostream.co/) in the “Upcoming livestream” section.
Live stream configuration
When broadcasting, you need to use an application that supports livestream and configure place to broadcast using RTMP. In this section you will broadcast live using the GoStudio application.
Step 1: Initialize the livestream with GoStudio. When configuring the destination for livestream, you choose the “Self configuration” mode
Step 2: Copy the Server URL, then go to the Stream Key of the livestream room
Paste in turn in GoStudio's RTMP link setting. Then select Add Destination and Start Streaming.
Step 3: After the system starts to broadcast the livestream (as shown in the photo)
Return to GoStream's interface and select “Start streaming”. So your livestream has started broadcasting successfully.
To check, go to the Watch page (https://watch.gostream.co/) to see the livestream displayed.
- Latest: the most recently initiated live streams
- Featured: the livestreams with the most views right now
End the livestream room
After completing the livestream, to end the livestream room, select Stop.
Livestream will change the status to Ended
See statistics after livestream selling tickets
To see statistics after the livestream, select the section” Livestream with ticket” in the navigation bar on the left or go to the link https://app.gostream.co/app/stream-ticket.
Here you have 2 options:
- See details: View revenue statistics of all live streams for a certain period of time (draw statistical graphs)
- Choose any livestream: View detailed information, description and analysis of the livestream.
At the top of the tab, you select “Analysis” to view the information of the livestream such as: Ticket sales, views, comments on the livestream.
Guide viewers how to join a ticketing livestream
To watch a ticketing livestream, visit the Watch page by following the link: https://watch.gostream.co/
Select any livestream, the livestream will display brief information including: Name of the livestream room, avatar and description. And information such as the time of the livestream, the number of viewers and the price of tickets to join the room.
To enter the room, choose “Watch Livestream”
The system will ask for a password to join the room (or not ask for a password depending on the room owner's settings).
- If you have the password of the room, just enter the password and click “Join Room”
- If you don't have a password, you must “Buy a ticket” to watch it
To purchase Tickets, you need to login to GoStream
If you still haven’t had a GoStream account yet, you will register an account with the following information:
If you already have a GoStream account, you can skip the Sign up step and proceed to Login directly.
After logging in, you can make payment by 3 methods: Internet Banking, ATM cards, Visa, Master card or PayPal. The system will send an email containing the password to join the room to your mailbox.
After getting the password and joining the livestream room, you can feel free to comment on the livestream to ask the interviewer questions.
When the livestream ends, the right corner of the screen will show the end. The information section of the livestream will also update the livestream maintenance time.
You can still watch the ended livestream again at any time as a video.
That's all the information about the new feature of GoStream - livestream ticketing.
If you have any questions during use, please contact us for the best support. Hope you make good use of this feature.