Main Features on LiveEdu.tv
On LiveEdu.tv you will find livestreams, archived videos and playlists for over 200 categories. Each livestream is automatically archived as a video.
Here at LiveEdu, we have real-time live streams. All streams are automatically archived as videos although upgraded accounts do offer an option not to record your stream. Free channels can be watched by anyone, any time. You can utilize all the great features on these channels, like accessing a broadcaster’s source code, and seeing their social and professional accounts and websites. All streams have titles and descriptions that comprehensively explain what the project is about and the programming category, framework or tools. You can also donate to broadcasters who you feel deserve it. You can embed any live stream, chat or video into your website or blog.
Viewers interact with the broadcaster live via the live chat embedded in each channel. You can also post code into the chat. The live chat is meant for communication between viewers and broadcasters.
You can watch all videos on LiveEdu platform. There is a choice to watch latest videos, most popular and other options to choose from. Majority of the streams get saved automatically for users to view them. Only some of the streams with upgraded accounts have the option not to archive content they have streamed. Or the videos that have been made private. In upgraded accounts videos can be set to private where only select individuals can view it with the broadcaster’s permission and videos can also be downloaded.
Videos can be organized in an orderly manner so all users can better utilize the series of videos. An orderly series of videos based on topics or projects that concern them will make it easier of users to select different playlist.
The streaming schedule is a good place to see all upcoming livestreams of broadcasts which are pre-announced. If a broadcaster enters his streams in the schedule they are announced 1hr before he starts.
HTML5 streaming on mobile and desktop has been part of LiveEdu.tv since Feb 2016. You can watch all live streams, videos and playlists in HTML5 on smartphone, tablets or desktop. By default, we try to utilize HTML5 for streaming purposes. If your browser has Adobe Flash enabled, then the broadcasts use Adobe Flash instead of HTML5. Disabling Adobe Flash can do the trick, and enable our website to render videos/broadcasts in HTML5.
As a Broadcaster, you will have your own channel to broadcast in real-time any projects you’d like to share. You and your viewers can view your live broadcasts at any later date as they would be available as videos. You can also organize these videos as per projects in a playlist.
Our different programming categories are one of our key features. Each person is individual, and we understand that everybody has different preferences when it comes to coding. At LiveEdu.tv, you can stream any programming language, tool or framework of your choice. If you want to stream using a particular framework, select the programming language that it goes with.
The search feature is available for all pages, it is the main search engine, which can search throughout the website. Keywords inserted in this section will find related content throughout the whole website and then show you the results. The results will have all types of content such as videos, channels, schedule, playlists and users.
You can access resourceful information about each of the 266 programming categories we have on LiveEdu.tv. You can view topics like books of programming languages according to your aptitude like beginner, intermediate or advanced. You can view individually all streamed content about a programming language. Other information includes tutorials, guides, conferences worldwide you can follow, gurus of that programming language with social account/website details and much more.
The Free account has no kind of charges attached to it. You can watch real-time broadcasts, videos, as well as playlists to your heart’s content. You can chat with other members privately or publically on channels. You would have a good range of emoticons that you can use in your chat to make them more expressive. And you can also broadcast yourself to the audience of LiveEdu.
A Pro account has extended benefits over the free account if you upgrade from free account to a Pro account by paying $9.99 monthly subscription. You can also test out the Pro account with one day free trial. The added benefits include not seeing any ads. You will have your own Pro badge with a wider range of Pro emoticons that you can use in chat. You can download 100 videos on your hard drive per month. Receive 24hrs customer support and 2x REST API calls limit. You can choose to have a team or a private channel. Where you can work with a group in team channel private. You do not need to archive your streams if you choose not to and you can set your videos to private where select few with your permission can view them. You will also have 4 weeks longer video storage.
You can sign up to the Recruiter account for $100 per month as well. This account lets you recruit talent on LiveEdu. It gives you all benefits of Pro account but on top of that it gives you access to the recruiting engine with multiple search filters. It lets you contact candidates that you are interested to hire or work with. You can post unlimited amount of job posts in the Jobs Board. You can have a private channel and screen candidates visually by looking at them work. We also recommend best suited candidates according to your needs if you are a little indecisive.
The aim of the profile page is to enable viewers and broadcasters to showcase their skills, employment history, education, and awesome portfolio to peers and recruiters. Our aim is to provide the user a landing page for all their online and offline job opportunities. The job market is heating up, and the one with best showcase gets the chance. The profile page consists of the following main section: Summary, Skills, Employment History, Education, Languages(spoken and Portfolio Projects.
This feature lets you discover the right projects you need to watch. These projects can be selected with filters so you can accurately get what you want in a type of project you wish to access. Among other things you type keywords that relate to the kind of project you’re looking for and select the programming category of which the project should be. You can also find freelancers through this portal by judging the project.
Another feature of LiveEdu.tv is the User Discovery. You can find any and all users on the LiveEdu.tv platform. It is a fun networking tool as you can find users from your country and personally face to face interact and professionally work with them. This feature also has search filters which lets you specifically find users of your choice and professional background.
Recruiting Engine is offered for recruiters to find the exact programming talent they are looking for with specifics they have in mind. They can choose filters such as the city and country where they need recruitment, experience and the type of job contract they need like, permanent, temporary etc. Our plan to build out the recruiting engine to match the scale of Linkedin
You can hire broadcasters on LiveEdu.tv for freelancing work just as clients do on Upwork and Freelancer. The advantage LiveEdu has compared to Upwork and Freelancer is that the quality of the candidates and the fact that you can watch and interview the candidates visually instead of just believing in what they tell you. To hire a candidate for freelancing work, go on his live channel and click the “Hire” button and fill the details of the project out.
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You can send and receive private messages that you do not want to have on the public stream channel. You can also create group chats by adding users to an existing message chat.