How to Set up Text-to-Speech Donations on Twitch
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Choose your donation currency type and then click on “Create Button”. Underneath this section, you will also see configurations for setting up the Cheering experience for your channel. If you have any questions or comments, please let us know. Remember to follow us on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , and YouTube .
How to Set Up Donations Through Streamlabs
Keep in mind that PayPal will charge a fee for any donations you receive, as well as conversion fees for donations made in other currencies. Anyone who views your stream can donate to you directly via that page. You’ll need to advertise the link during your stream, though, to let people know how they can donate.
- Own3d Pro is a chatbot that also offers you branding for your stream.
- Once you have a decent following, periodically host streams with the intention of asking for subs or donations.
- On the settings page, you’ll have a few things that you can fiddle around with.
- With text-to-speech donations enabled, viewers can attach messages to their donations, which will then be read aloud on your stream.
- Viewers enjoy seeing the fruits of their labor and may donate several times to repeatedly see their name.
- This step-by-step guide will help you to figure out what you need to do to get your goal up on your stream.
Bits and cheering immediately get activated once you are accepted into the Twitch affiliate program. However, you can fiddle with your settings in Twitch if you’d like to make changes such as adding bit badges and setting a minimum donation threshold. The first step in setting up donations on your Twitch page is to link your account with StreamLabs.
This is something you do need to be aware of, at least until PayPal fixes their system. Fortunately for AverageJonas, Ninja saw this and gave him a donation of $5800 to make up for it. Once the app has been downloaded, go to “My Account” on the Twitch website and click “Download the App” in the upper right corner of the screen.
You can also insert a PayPal.me link or PayPal Donation button directly into your Twitch account and cut out the middleman. Log in to your Twitch account and select Chanel from the drop-down menu in the top right. Select About and ensure that the Edit Panels toggle is turned on, click the Add button, and select Add a Text or Image Panel. Please do note that PayPal will charge you for any conversion fees from other currencies, as well as any donations received.
Step 2: Configure Your New Donation Goal
Setting up your tip page only takes a few seconds, so let’s dive into it. Before you can start accepting tips, you’ll need to create a Streamlabs tip page. Setting up a tip page is easy and only takes a couple of minutes.
Streamers need to use a third-party company payment service for donation links. If you don’t want Twitch taking a cut of your donations, or you’re unable to accept subscriptions or Bits, you’ll need to look at other methods. PayPal is one of the best ways, but there are other third-party donation services that make it easy for people to send you some cash.
Check the following steps to enable it now. After you’ve picked out an Alert Box theme you like and added it to your stream’s channel, you can set up text-to-speech donations. It’s important that you encourage your viewers to donate again. Viewers will be able to send donations directly to your PayPal account from the donation page. Click no “Done” and choose the “image link” option and paste your button code.
Give them a reason why they want to support you rather than seemingly beg for handouts. Donate and have the bot respond with your message for your viewer along with your donation link. Of course, another way for you to receive donations is by accepting them via PayPal. This option is often favored by many streamers considering it doesn’t cost their viewers more, and the money is instantly received. Those viewers need to know where to go to donate, of course.
Scroll down to the "Profanity Filter" section, click on the drop-down menu, and click on the customization settings you prefer. You can also set custom "bad words" to include in the profanity filter; just type in the word or phrase you want to blacklist, then click "Blacklist." Scroll back up to the settings menu and click on "General Settings." Go to streamlabs.com and log into your Twitch account. Keep reading to learn how to set up text-to-speech donations on your Twitch channel, using Streamlabs on your Mac or PC.