How to use the Periscope. Registration and application functions
Not so long ago, the world of social networks bursta new trend called Periscope. He quickly won the popularity of video bloggers and their fans, because the service allows you to broadcast ("trance") in real time, that is, online. But those who are just going to join fashion can wonder how to use Periscope. Our article will try to answer it.
What is Periscope?
Periscope is a special service (and, likeconsequence, applications for various OS), by means of which it is possible to enter video communication at any time and in any place, broadcasting video subscribers to its subscribers.
How to use Periscope?
In "Periscope" you can create a video blog,Only unlike similar on "Yutyube", the taxes will be displayed in online mode, they can be connected and disconnected at any time. This allows you to receive instant feedback from subscribers. For example, fans can write their questions / feedback, these messages will instantly come to the blogger, and he can immediately respond to them.
Alert about his "trance" can be both in theapplication, and through other social networks. They are connected to the video stream by the link, which continues to be available for another 24 hours after the broadcast (as well as the responses to it), and then it is deleted.
If desired, the video can be saved to a smartphone to share later on any other Internet services or to transfer this file in some other way.
Why is it needed?
Periscope is a great way toown promotion or promotion of their activities, business, etc. It enables you to share your worldview, your thoughts, develop oratory and demonstrate your skills.
Instructions for use
A little later we described in a very general way how to use the Periscope. Consider this process in more detail and by paragraphs. As an example, take the "Periscope" on "Android."
Download and installation
"Periscope" is available for download on a set oflinks. The safest way to download it is in Google Play. There's no risk of catching the virus along with the Periscope program. The application is installed quickly and there are no additional settings in the process. Installation in the OS "Android" basically never causes problems.
When you first start the Periscope software applicationwill require an authorization. There are two options for this. The first one is the entrance with a twitter account. "Periscope" is in principle well synchronized with this service, which is not surprising, considering that he was bought by him. For example, the easiest way to communicate about it is through it. The second option is the use of a telephone number.
The first method is preferable, sincesecond, all social "nishtyaki" will remain inaccessible. If there is no account on Twitter, it's best to have it. If it's more than one, you'll need to add all the necessary accounts in the twitter settings.
Note: In addition, if you are authorized through the phone, each subsequent entry will have to be confirmed with a text message.
User name and profile
The Twitter user name is NOT imported. It will be necessary to select it in the "Periscope" application on "Android" independently. This is done only once, and you will not be able to change the nickname.
It is better to put a picture of the profile in Periscope, in this application, if there is no avatar, an "egg" is placed instead of it.
For convenience, the Periscope functions are located in thefour tabs. The first one contains all the currently available broadcasts and all the videos viewed in the last 24 hours. The second tab is a global list of all currently running trance and their location on the map. With the third tab, you can broadcast from your account. The fourth is implemented to work with users: their accounts, subscriptions, and so on.
By default, if a person is signed for someone,then he will receive automatic notification of the broadcasts of his subscriptions. But application settings allow you to remove these alerts (all or some specific people).
You can also put auto-saving of all broadcasts (if desired) or perform these actions for some specific video yourself.
Even in the settings you can choose the preferred language of the interface.
As already mentioned, you can watchonline trances and their replays within 24 hours. Open videos are available to everyone, you can only access the private ones by the link. Put the "heart", that is, indicate that the broadcast liked, you can just by touching the screen. The number of likes, by the way, is indicated in the profile. The field below is for comments.
We are broadcasting
To conduct their own online broadcasts in"Periscope" has three functions: the inclusion of a microphone, camera and location. The first two are almost mandatory, without them the whole essence of carrying out the "trance" disappears.
Video must be given a name. You can make the broadcast closed and invite only specific people into it. Also, there is the possibility of notification of the broadcast on Twitter to attract the attention of the audience. Comments can be enabled for everyone, only for selected accounts or disabled at all.
Secrets of Periscope
The two main "chips" of Periscope areswitching the camera from the front to the main one by double-clicking on the screen to show not only your face, but also the surrounding space (if desired). The second is to replace the "hearts" with other symbols, for example, snowflakes. To do this, you need to specify a special hashtag in the broadcast header. For the winter version, for example, it's #winter.
As you can see, it is very easy to understand howuse Periscope. This mega popular application is very convenient and simple. It is used by many famous people and invites them to join. However, even if he does not have someone to his liking, that, forcibly you will not be lovable, - removal will not be difficult either. How to delete Periscope? Like any other application on the "Android" - one click.