In this post I will explain you how easily you can broadcast your live videos to facebook using facebook live.

You can either watch video below or follow the instructions below. I recommend you to watch video.

  • download broadcasting software , I use Open Broad Caster Software since its free and open source and available for all platforms.
  • login to your facebook, and move to your facebook page’s admin panel
  • on the top bar click on publishing tools
  • click on video library in left bar
  • tap on live button in top right
  • copy the server URL and stream key and paste into OBS’s setting in stream section
  • make sure your video resolution is set to 1280x720 as facebook recommends this resolution for live videos
  • add your video and audio sources(webcam, microphone, screencapture etc ) in OBS
  • click on start streamin
  • go back to facebook in your browser and click on Preview
  • wait for some time, after you see the video add titles and tags
  • when you are ready GO LIVE !!!
  • After your are done, click on END LIVE
  • Facebook will save your live video, and it appears as a post in newsfeed too.

That’s it, this is how you can stream live to facebook page, groups and personal timeline from your laptop or desktop.