The following popular tools are used by individuals, business owners and event holders who want to broadcast live video over the internet to their audiences.
Facebook encourages you to "broadcast live to the largest audience in the world." With Facebook Live, anyone with a Facebook profile or Page can reach a live audience on i OS and Android devices and Facebook Mentions.
Users connect with the Bambuser app for Android and i OS devices.
More » People with established Instagram accounts can share a live video with their followers in real time.
Comparable to Facebook's Live video, Periscope Producers enables Twitter broadcasters to stream live video using Android and i OS smartphones and other sources.
The live video can go anywhere on Twitter that a Tweet can go.
For public accounts, anyone on Instagram can view the live video.
More » Even though You Tube is known for providing all types of videos that are previously recorded, edited and uploaded, it offers a broadcasting feature for live video that you can access by clicking on "Live events" found in the Video Manager of your account.