Streaming and Community Building - Squallmuzza


Intro

Intro  

Squallmuzza's course on Streaming and Community Building touches on all of the successes, pitfalls and steps you can expect to experience when fostering a community around your brand. From the importance of utilizing a solid mod team, interacting with your chat to straight up topics to talk about, this course will direct your stream and help you avoid common mistakes that streamers face.

Building a Community
06:15 mins

Building a Community  

Your community is the foundation of your channel, that is why building your community ‘well’ is almost more important than building it at all. This outline will provide insights on the importance of your community, how you can protect it, de?ne it and some helpful tips you can use to begin fostering your own.

Utilizing a Mod Team
04:05 mins

Utilizing a Mod Team  

Having a good mod team sounds easy right? Just get some folks together that know the sharp end of a sword from the hilt and you're good to go. Not quite. As much as mods are there to lay down the law they can and should be bringing a little more to the table for you... at least in an ideal world.

Finding your specialty or niche
05:13 mins

Finding your specialty or niche  

This lesson covers identifying your brand, which is not always the easiest exercise to run through because ultimately, no one can ?nd what you do best other than you.

Be you, not a weak version of someone else
03:34 mins

Be you, not a weak version of someone else  

Streamers find success when they have built a community around things that are unique to their stream and that viewers can relate to and engage with. Ultimately, you should focus on being the best version of yourself and identifying what resonates well within your following. Below you will find some suggestions and things to look out for when building your streaming personality.

Interaction
04:04 mins

Interaction  

When you are getting started out in streaming and even on especially quiet days, you need to be able to talk to yourself. Whether it's narrating what you're doing or just chatting about anything and everything, something needs to break the silence. It's great to be able to rely on your chat to keep the conversation ?owing and generally some of your best interactions will come from chatting with them. However this is no guarantee.

How to find topics to chat around
04:04 mins

How to find topics to chat around  

All too often you have a nice conversation rolling and then it all drops off. That almost awkward silence appears and you find yourself at a bit of a loss for words. It definitely happens more often for some people than others but if you identify that it happens for you... prepare for it!