Twitch is an online video game streaming site. Games from all around the world use Twitch to live stream their video games on Twitch, which enables them to connect with the other gamers.
When you live, stream a video game on twitch you are ‘online’, however as soon as your live stream stops you go ‘offline’. Most of the times, streamers on twitch tend to host someone else’s live video game on their channel to still be able to connect with their viewers even though they themselves are not playing any video game.
Hosting someone else’s live stream on twitch means that instead of live streaming your own video game to broadcast some other streamer’s live video game on your channel.
Hosting someone on twitch can help to promote different streamers so that more people can come to know about their channel on twitch.
Hosting someone on twitch is not a complicated task.
All you have to do to enter the host mode on twitch is go to the chat room of your twitch channel and type “/host ” followed by the username of the streamer whose live video game you want to host on your twitch channel.
Once you do this, your viewers will be able to enjoy the live stream of that streamer on your channel.
If you want to stop broadcasting someone’s live stream on your twitch channel, then go to your channel’s chat room and type ‘/unhost’ followed by their username.