7 Scripts That Will Help You Build A Live Video Streaming Application!

The recent news about live video streaming apps Meerkat and Periscope has piqued the interest of many folks around the globe. These without a doubt have expanded the scope of live video streaming services.

So if you are an enthusiast who wants to keep up with the trend then you would need some solid tech backup. To help you with this feat, we have listed 7 scripts that you can use to develop your very own live video streaming application.

1. Castasy

Castasy is the best live video streaming software that is popular in market and is accessible on all platforms like iOS and Android. And for desktop users, the software comes as a web version. The company provides the users with their very own streaming server and for a small installation fee that doesn’t break the bank.  It has got the feature to notify twitter followers when the broadcaster starts streaming a video which saves the time and trouble of having to invite others to watch the video. It lets the user to comment on the ongoing video stream. Buyers can set up the script on a streaming server and with customization to the script one can start their own business or start streaming videos anywhere anytime. Sometimes installation would be a nightmare but in case of this technically crafted software from Castasy it’s the way round and makes you enjoy live streaming.

Key features: Castasy offers its buyers with the NGINX RTMP live streaming server which is at its boom in the field of business. NGINX server provides multicast support and it also supports the protocols, HLS, RTMO and MPEG-DASH. And as an added advantage the server handles 10,000 concurrent connections. With Castasy no buyer has to depend on other broadcasters for streaming their events and with the social integration feature the software offers the user’s twitter followers are notified when to start  streaming. And the users also have the facility to share the video on facebook. Any number of streams can be viewed from the browser and the URL can be shared on the internet that pulls in more visitors.

2. Adobe Flash Media Server

7 Scripts That Will Help You Build A Live Video Streaming Application!

No one else does it like Adobe! The Adobe FMS software, to the delight of many premium content publishers has been helping them to deliver HD quality videos to the largest audience possible across any internet-connected device. This is done with a streamlined workflow. Adobe Flash Media Server has in a way revolutionized the way media is delivered to the widest array of devices such as iOS and Android smartphones, tablets, desktops and connected TVs.  However, do note that quality services do come at a sizeable price tag and Adobe offers nothing but premium quality services!

Key Features: One of the main features is the reach that Adobe Flash Media Server offers. It targets the widest array of devices. That’s not all; with it you can now offer your users the opportunity to enjoy HD streaming at 1080p for live and on-demand videos. You can also create rich social experiences that will compel your users to watch your videos longer. Other key features also include access to a wide range of deployment options and security options.

3. Gentle Ninja Meerkat Turnkey App Script 


Meerkat app is the latest buzz in town! Its surely has expanded the scope of live video streaming services. With it users can now broadcast live streams right from their mobile phones. So if you are someone who wants to develop your very own Meerkat like app, then this turnkey app script is all that you need. So stay tuned to Gentle Ninja, as their awesome Meerkat clone script is all set to make its grand launch on May 01, 2015.

Key Features: This app is a bag stuffed with cool features. Some of the key ones include social login, live streaming so that users can live stream anything instantly to their followers, re-stream, scheduling, follow, record live streams, an awesome admin panel and much more.

4. Red5


This media streaming server is an open source that is implemented in Java. It offers all the services similar to those offered by Adobe Flash Media Server. Red5 is maintained at GitHub and is available under the Apache License. When it comes to using open source server software, Red5 is the most stable one. However, this free software is limited when it comes down to security options.

Key Features: Red5 will effortlessly let your users’ stream video, audio and recordings. It also offers sharing options, live stream video and audio publishing.


5. Gentle Ninja Periscope Turnkey App Script


Periscope is yet another live streaming app. Its popularity was such that Twitter just couldn’t resist its temptation to acquire it for $100 million. Users can use this app to watch and broadcast any videos. So to build your very own app like Periscope stay tuned to Gentle Ninja as their amazing turnkey app script is scheduled to be launched on May 01, 2015.

Key Features: This app has a host of awesome features. However, some of the best ones include Twitter and Facebook login, video commenting and live streaming of videos. It also provides the user with the option to record, follow and re-stream videos. Further, apart from having a brilliant user panel, this script also has a kickass admin panel wherein it allows the admin to control and moderate the app effectively and efficiently.


6. Live TV Stream Script 


Want to run your very own website with TV stream? Then this is the script for you! The script empowers the administrator with many amazing features that will help them create an awesome Live TV Stream website. The script is compatible with browsers IE6, IE7, IE8, IE9, IE10, IE11, Firefox, Safari and Opera Chrome. Further, it also includes JavaScript JS, HTML, CSS, PHP and SQL files.

Key Features: Users can watch free stream and share and like it. They can also browse stream by category and change the time zone and time format. On the other hand, admin can add, edit or delete streams, category and footer pages. They can also set duration of the stream, use Google analytic code, manage site banner by Google AdSense code and do much more.


7. Live TV Script 

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Internet TV and live streaming of videos is here to stay. If you are someone who wants to stay ahead of the curve and also make tons of moolah in the process than all you need to do is use this script. This is your coveted chance to own the best internet TV script around. You can now build a kickass website around this script or you can add it as a sub-page to an existing site.

Key Features: This script has over 2,000 TV channels in its database and the TV stream updates are done free of cost. There are 15 different categories of TV channels with 105 different countries’ channels included. That’s not all; it also includes a powerful embed feature, massive video search section, and much more.

So folks, that’s all for now! Hope this list helped you get a step closer towards your dream of owning your very own live video streaming app! Also, if we have missed out on some really cool script, do leave a comment below for the greater good!

Rijvi Raj

Rijvi Raj

Rijvi Selva Raj is a passionate writer and an avid blogger who can write about anything under the sun. Give her a topic and a thesis is done! When she is not writing something, you can either find her spending some ‘quality time’ with her dog, wall climbing, practicing yoga or reading from her treasured NOOK at a quietly tucked away café.
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