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YouTube BETA (YT1) - Overview, Known Issues and Discussion

StreamSpot Public BETA "YT1"

StreamSpot's YouTube BETA is a invite-only BETA of our pre-released YouTube Live Integration.  If you are a member of the BETA, please utilize this post to submit feedback and report issues.  If you are interested in joining the BETA, please click here.

UPDATE - June 15th, 2018

New Features

  • Ability to schedule "Unlisted Events"
  • Support for Recurring Events
  • Support for Simulated-Live Events

BETA YT1 Overview

Planned release on May 24th, 2018.  Participants will be given the URL for the BETA in the welcome emails sent by StreamSpot.

The BETA provides users with a pre-release build of the MyStreamSpot customer portal that contains integration with YouTube for syndication of live broadcasts. 

Prerequisites

In order to syndicate to YouTube, you need the following:

  • A valid Google Account
  • A YouTube channel
  • Live streaming must be enabled for your YouTube Account

To determine if live streaming is enabled on your YouTube Account:

  • go to: https://www.youtube.com/live_dashboard_splash
  • If you see the following, you will need to enable live streaming:
  • Click "Get Started"

  • Enter a phone number for a confirmation text to be sent:


  • Enter the confirmation code you receive:
  • Live streaming should be granted within 24-hours:

If you're redirected to: https://www.youtube.com/live_dashboard, you've got live streaming enabled.

We hope you enjoy the BETA, thank you for your participation!

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