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Two dudes stop streaming long enough to talk about Twitch, games, and what it's like to make a living making stuff for the Internet. If you're curious to know what it's like to be a full time caster or want to make better content, you've wandered into the right place. FREE episodes of The Wild Webcast are published every Sunday with bonus content posted periodically throughout the week on Patreon! If you miss the boys between episodes, you can always check them out while they're live at twitch.tv/laynepavoggi and twitch.tv/sterdekie.

Two dudes stop streaming long enough to talk about Twitch, games, and what it's like to make a living making stuff for the Internet. If you're curious to know what it's like to be a full time caster or want to make better content, you've wandered into the right place. FREE episodes of The Wild Webcast are published every Sunday with bonus content posted periodically throughout the week on Patreon! If you miss the boys between episodes, you can always check them out while they're live at twitch.tv/laynepavoggi and twitch.tv/sterdekie.
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Two dudes stop streaming long enough to talk about Twitch, games, and what it's like to make a living making stuff for the Internet. If you're curious to know what it's like to be a full time caster or want to make better content, you've wandered into the right place. FREE episodes of The Wild Webcast are published every Sunday with bonus content posted periodically throughout the week on Patreon! If you miss the boys between episodes, you can always check them out while they're live at twitch.tv/laynepavoggi and twitch.tv/sterdekie.

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English


Episodes

Episode 11: New Years 2019 and Best Games of 2018

1/20/2019
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Layne and Dekie talk about their best games of 2018 and what we can expect from them in the New Year of 2019.

Duration:01:00:38

Episode 10: Best Emotes on Twitch

1/6/2019
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We have a new episode about Twitch emotes! What they're really about and who has the best and worst of them. If you're gunning for Affiliate or Partner status, you're going to want to give this a listen so you can design your emotes for maximum impact (and pleasure).

Duration:00:33:45

Episode 09: Good Twitch Moderators

12/30/2018
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In this episode, we talk Twitch Moderators: How to be one; How we found ours; What we expect from them; And what they want from us. We also bring in special guests SudoCruise and Geekanomicon into the mix--Dekie and Layne's main mods--for an insider perspective.

Duration:00:44:54

Episode 08: Twitch Partner Spotlight - KiiNGS

12/2/2018
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In this smokin' hot episode, Layne and Dekie dig into the story behind one of Twitch's top Tarkov streamers and discover how KiiNGS built his community and went from 30 average concurrent viewers to Twitch Partner in less than 2 months.

Duration:00:40:53

Episode 07: Staying Motivated to Stream

11/25/2018
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When you stream full-time, going live transitions from a hobby to a lifestyle... A very intense, sometimes grueling lifestyle that few people understand and even fewer seem to get right in practice. When you're in control of your own schedule and growth, it's almost inevitable that you'll burn out. Layne and Dekie are no strangers to the grind and, in this episode, discuss strategies they've developed for staying motivated and inspired to stream for the long haul.

Duration:00:33:53

Episode 06: TwitchCon '18 RECAP

11/18/2018
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Back in Episode 02, we shared our expectations for TwitchCon 2018... but nothing could have prepared us for the insanity and excitement we walked in to. From waiting in an agonizing 5 hour line, to delivering a jam-packed panel presentation, to getting featured by IGN, to partying with ALL OF YOU... we were broken down and reshaped into better and stronger humans. Press that play button for tales from our journeys to San Jose and back.

Duration:00:28:48

Episode 05: Making Money on Twitch

11/11/2018
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You know you're curious. You've probably even Googled it a few times. In this episode, Layne and Dekie get down to business and talk about how casters make money on Twitch and the pros and cons of each avenue. But will they reveal how much they make? You're going to have to listen to find out...

Duration:00:29:42

Episode 04: Five Ways to Piss Off a Streamer

11/4/2018
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You'd like to think everyone has common sense, but sometimes the stuff people do or say in a streamer's chat can leave them wondering... "Is this person TRYING to piss me off?" Some things obvious, but some may not be. Especially if the culprit hasn't spent much time streaming to an audience on their own. Layne and Sterdekie are back this week to help you not be that dude... or at least recognize when someone else is being that dude. If we've missed anything else that grinds your gears,...

Duration:00:27:26

Episode 03: How to Build a Stream Community

10/28/2018
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So, you've started live streaming. Now what? As we mentioned in Episode 01, anyone can turn on a webcam and broadcast themselves on the Internet, but how do you set yourself up to build a foundation of folks who want to hang out and watch you do your thing? In this episode, Dekie and Layne talk about the struggles of building their own communities and helpful tips they've learned while pushing for growth.

Duration:00:25:46

Episode 02: TwitchCon 2018 & What to Expect

10/21/2018
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We're heading to TwitchCon 2018! Are you coming? A lot of our amigos out there will be heading into TwitchCon for the first time this year, so we wanted to talk about what the whole experience is like and what you can expect. We're excited to see you boys and girls out there in the big ol' IRL, so make sure to holler if you see us! We've also got a TwitchCon Panel called "Small Streams & Big Dreams" this year, so make sure to find us on the schedule and show up if you want some more...

Duration:00:22:05

Episode 01: Why Your Stream Sucks

10/15/2018
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Have you ever asked yourself the question: Does my stream suck? We know we have... more times than we can count. But that's actually good, if you think about it. It means you're looking to improve, and we want to help you do everything you can to suck less. But will your stream ever be suck-free? Sterdekie and Layne answer that question and more in the very first episode of The Wild Webcast!

Duration:00:03:00

Episode 00: Hi, I'm New Here - Intro to Layne & Sterdekie

10/10/2018
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Live streaming can be weird, confusing, and exciting all at the same time. That's why Layne and Sterdekie are here to help keep you from wasting away out there on the Internet all by your lonesome. But what if you have no idea who these dudes are? How can you be sure they're not just scoundrels looking to fill your head with copypasta and questionable advice? Well, give this quick introductory episode a listen and judge for yourself!

Duration:00:21:35