There are dozens of live video streaming services and many of them are free. The EZ Streamer encoder requires a RTMP streaming player service. RTMP stands for Real-Time Messaging Protocol. RTMP is a video streaming protocol that makes high-quality live streaming possible.
The some of most popular RTMP live streaming services today are YouTube Live, Facebook Live, and Twitch. Each of these live streaming services are used for different purposes. YouTube Live is the perfect service for streaming 24/7 live applications, but it also supports live streaming events. Facebook Live is primarily used for live events like youth sports to live religious broadcasts. Twitch, however, is primary used to broadcast gaming.