Twitch launches Achievements and Stream Summary to help creators grow their channels


At last month’s Twitchcon, the game-streaming site Twitch’s annual conference, the company unveiled a suite of new tools for video creators on its platform designed to help them grow their online channels and make more money. Two of those tools — Achievements and Stream Summary — are today going live, …

Twitch’s launches Achievements and Stream Summaries to help creators grow their channels

At last month’s Twitchcon, the game streaming site Twitch’s annual conference, the company unveiled a suite of new tools for video creators on its platform designed to help them grow their online channels and make more money. Two of those tools – Achievements and Stream Summaries – are today going …

Twitch unveils a suite of new tools to help creators grow their channels and make money

Amazon-owned video game streaming site Twitch today announced a number of new features for streamers aimed at helping their grow their online communities and generate revenue from their online channels. Notably, the company will soon debut several features that will allow video creators to better track their path towards achieving …

Twitch Achievements give streamers a roadmap to getting paid

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Nintendo Creators Program Will No Longer Let YouTubers Live-Stream

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Twitch shows how close you are to becoming a paid streamer

The launch also includes a Stream Summary feature that shows your viewership stats from previous streams, including data that contributes to your Affiliate and Partner goals. If you want to know how many new followers you got when playing a new game, you’ll have a simple way to check. This …