I’d been meaning to get started for some time. I even tweeted, just trying to get further insight into what and why people watch Twitch streams and of course why and who produces their own Twitch streams.
📺What do you watch on Twitch?
👀Why do you watch it?
📹Why do you make your twitch stream?
— Adron (@Adron) July 3, 2018
With that I set out to figure out how to get the right tooling setup for Twitch streaming on Linux and MacOS. Here’s what I managed to dig up.
First things first, and somewhat obviously, go create a Twitch account. The sign up link is up in the top right corner.