The default duration is 20s, however you can add in a custom duration for each overlay. We recommend 30-90s per overlay. The longer the overlay is active, the higher the engagement rate is likely to be.
We’ve listed a few recommendations below. For more information and overlay examples click here.
- Message: 30-45s
- Lower Thirds: 30-60s
- Raffle: n/a (fixed timers)
- Multiple Choice: 30-60s
- Commerce: 30-45s
- Tweet: 25-35s
- Poll Results: 20s
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- Do Overlays Appear in Full Screen Mode?
- Overlay Guide
- Overlay and CTA Examples
- Creating and Broadcasting Overlays
- Broadcasting a Message Overlay
- Broadcasting a Lower Third Overlay
- Recommended Sizing for Lower Thirds
- Broadcasting a Poll or Trivia Overlay
- Broadcasting Poll Results
- Broadcasting a Raffle Overlay