How to Live Stream a Webcam to YouTube

Are you thinking about setting up a live webcam for your aquarium or something else you would like to broadcast or monitor in real time?  If so, read on! For years I have employed webcams to monitor my reef tanks while I was away from home.  They provide me with peace of mind when I am on vacation or a business trip and they allow me to show off the tank to someone who has never seen it in person. Two Types of Live Streaming: Private & Public There are two basic types of setups: one for private viewing and another for public consumption on a streaming platform such as YouTube.  Today I employ both types.  For private viewing I use a Nest Cam to monitor my