Streaming to Amazon Live

Using Cre8 is is extremely easy to create productions and stream to Amazon Live, a fantastic tool for driving discovery and connecting with shoppers. PLEASE NOTE: Currently Amazon Live is only available in United States to vendors who have a Store and professional sellers enrolled in Amazon Brand Registry. More information here.

To stream to Amazon Live you will firstly need to download and sign-in to the Amazon Live Creator iOS app. Available here.

Once logged in, follow the on-screen instructions to set up a stream. Add a thumbnail image, your products, title and start time. You can also toggle Practice mode which will allow you to test your stream and not appear on Amazon's Live page.

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Within the Video source, click Phone camera.

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Select External camera, then click Get URL and steam key. Your URL and stream key will be sent via email, make a note of these. Click Save.

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Returning to Cre8, open the settings by selecting the settings-icon.png icon.

Within the Stream tab, under RTMP click Add Target.

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Enter a name for your target (i.e. Amazon Live). Enter the URL copied earlier and paste into RTMP Server. Next, copy the Stream key copied and paste into RTMP Key. The Video/Audio Settings allow you to further configure your stream settings. When ready, save your stream settings by clicking OK.

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Now you have configured your Amazon Live stream settings, you are now ready to start streaming. To start streaming, open the settings again by clicking the settings-icon.png icon. Within the Stream tab, select the Start Streaming button alongside your new Amazon Live target.

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Once your stream had started, a stream duration timer will appear. When finished, to stop streaming simply select the Stop Streaming button.

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