Broadcasting a Message Overlay

Messages are text-based overlays that can have a Call To Action (CTA) appended to the end. These are great for on the fly moments with limited time to capture audience attention.

The average engagement rate for messages is 15-20% (depending on CTA).

 

Customize/Broadcast a Message:

Follow steps 1-4 here to get to you Overlays tab then continue with the following steps:

  • Enter a name to save your message as in your library
  • Enter your message. You can see a preview of your message if your channel is in TV mode
  • Select Light or Dark Theme
  • Enter the duration of time you’d like your message to appear for. We recommend 30-45s
  • Select a Call To Action (CAT) 
    • see examples and descriptions of your CTA options below
  • Toggle ‘All channels’ on if you want your raffle overlay to appear over all channels
  • Click Save to add this overlay to your library for easy access during events
    • If you don’t wish to save you overlay, click the broadcast button at the top of the modal to push your overlay live without saving
  • Click Library and then the broadcast button  to push your overlay live
    • The stats above your message cannot be seen by viewers
  • To makes changes to your saved messages click the edit button

 

Follow the links below to view examples of each CTA:

  • Open Link example on desktop and mobile*
    • Link opens in a new tab
  • Show Panel example on desktop and mobile
    • Opens in panel
  • Play Video
  • Show Person example on desktop and mobile
    • Person information opens in panel
  • Show Group example on desktop and mobile
    • Group information opens in panel
  • Facebook Share example on desktop and mobile*
  • Email Collect example on desktop and mobile
  • Show Player Stats
  • Go to channel
  • Login example on desktop and mobile
  • Tweet example on desktop and mobile
    • Can add a custom message to the tweet module

*Mobile overlay opens in a new page