Live stream to Facebook page

Who: Host and Producers
Plan: Standard, Pro, and Riverside for Business
Device: Computer Browser

Live stream your Riverside recording session to a Facebook pafe to reach a broader audience. You can also live stream to your Facebook profile, Facebook group, or Facebook Live Video Event.

Please note:

We are gradually releasing updates to live stream features. If you see Status=Disabled, Hover=Yes (1).png at the top of your studio, scroll to the bottom of the article for the beta version steps.

Step by step

  1. Using a computer, log in to Facebook.
  2. Go to the Facebook homepage.
  3. Under What's on your mind?, click Live Video.
  4. In the panel on the left, click Choose where to post.
  5. In the dropdown, select Post to Page you manage.
  6. Select the Page.
  7. Under Go live, click Select.
    TIP: Test your live stream
    If you post the live stream as a Facebook Page, you can Create a test broadcast before going live. Only Page admins and editors can see the post and the test video.
  8. On the left side of the Create live video page, choose where and when to post within the next 24 hours.
  9. On the right side, Add post details.
  10. Under Select a Video Source, click Streaming software.
  11. Under Stream key, click Copy.
  12. Paste the Stream key in the Live Stream settings of your Riverside Studio.
  13. Return to Facebook and click Advanced Settings to display the Server URL.
  14. Next to Server URL, click Copy.
  15. Paste the Server URL in the Live Stream settings of your Riverside Studio as Stream URL.
  16. In the Riverside Studio, start recording to start the live stream feed.
  17. On Facebook on bottom-right of the page, click Go Live.

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Step by step - beta version

  1. Log in to your Riverside account.
  2. In the ☰ menu on the left, hover over the Studio, and click ••• [the three dots].
  3. Click Go to Studio.
  4. On the Lobby page, enter your details and click Join Studio.
  1. At the top of the Studio, click Live Stream off.
  2. Under Stream to social, click the facebook-circle.svg Facebook icon.
    live-stream-menu-new.png
  3. In the Connect your Facebook account pop-up, choose Facebook page.
  4. Click Continue with Facebook.
  5. Log in to Facebook.
  6. Click Continue.
  7. Select the pages to live stream to.
  8. Click Continue.
  9. Click Save.
  10. Click Got it.
  11. Under Choose a Facebook page, choose the page to connect to Riverside.
  12. Click Got it.
  13. Click Go live to start the live stream.

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