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2021 Archive

Oct 20

Available Now: Monthly Recurring Subs On iOS

Available Now: Monthly Recurring Subs On iOS

Oct 20

Available Now: Monthly Recurring Subs On iOS

Anyone who knows will tell you: the secret to any...

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Oct 15

Updates on the Twitch Security Incident

Updates on the Twitch Security Incident

Oct 15

Updates on the Twitch Security Incident

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Sep 29

Securing your Chat with Phone and Email Verification

Securing your Chat with Phone and Email Verification

Sep 29

Securing your Chat with Phone and Email Verification

Hate and harassment of any kind is unacceptable and prohibited...

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Sep 22

The TwitchCon Blog You’ve Been Waiting For

The TwitchCon Blog You’ve Been Waiting For

Sep 22

The TwitchCon Blog You’ve Been Waiting For

TwitchCon is returning with TwitchCon Amsterdam in July 2022, followed by TwitchCon San Diego in October 2022.

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Sep 16

The Quest for Fresher Stream Summaries

The Quest for Fresher Stream Summaries

Sep 16

The Quest for Fresher Stream Summaries

The Creator Analytics team owns the dashboards that show streamers...

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Sep 15

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month on Twitch

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month on Twitch

Sep 15

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month on Twitch

Hispanic Heritage Month is here! From Sept. 15 - Oct....

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Sep 8

Ready. Set. Goals! Rally the Squad with New Creator Goals

Ready. Set. Goals! Rally the Squad with New Creator Goals

Sep 8

Ready. Set. Goals! Rally the Squad with New Creator Goals

As a creator, it’s always helpful to call your shot....

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Sep 7

Guiding a monolith with a gentle touch: pairing codeowners and lint rules

Guiding a monolith with a gentle touch: pairing codeowners and lint rules

Sep 7

Guiding a monolith with a gentle touch: pairing codeowners and lint rules

My name is Noah Manneschmidt and I’ve been a front-end...

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Aug 26

This SUBtember is Going to Be Magic

This SUBtember is Going to Be Magic

Aug 26

This SUBtember is Going to Be Magic

Five years ago we introduced SUBtember as a way to...

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Aug 5

Local Sub Pricing Expands Worldwide

Local Sub Pricing Expands Worldwide

Aug 5

Local Sub Pricing Expands Worldwide

UPDATE: Local sub pricing is available to all viewers in Europe.

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Aug 4

Improving Representation and Equity

Improving Representation and Equity

Aug 4

Improving Representation and Equity

Starting today, all Partners and Affiliates will discover something new...

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Aug 2

Celebrate Art Month on Twitch

Celebrate  Art Month on Twitch

Aug 2

Celebrate Art Month on Twitch

Everyone has a bit of a creative side to them...

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Jul 30

Twitch Past-Forward: Celebrating Twitch's Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Twitch Past-Forward: Celebrating Twitch's Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Jul 30

Twitch Past-Forward: Celebrating Twitch's Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Whether you’ve been part of the Twitch community for 10 years or 10 minutes, you’ve played a part in our shared history.

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Jul 27

Exclusive Hell Let Loose Items Giveaway on Twitch

Exclusive Hell Let Loose Items Giveaway on Twitch

Jul 27

Exclusive Hell Let Loose Items Giveaway on Twitch

Twitch is now the destination for an in-game Lethal Tide DLC Uniform Set in the highly awaited Eastern Front Expansion.

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Jul 16

Ubisoft's Immortals Fenyx Rising Extension: Creators See More Hours Watched and Engagement

Ubisoft's Immortals Fenyx Rising Extension: Creators See More Hours Watched and Engagement

Jul 16

Ubisoft's Immortals Fenyx Rising Extension: Creators See More Hours Watched and Engagement

Ubisoft, the world-renowned video game company whose franchises include Rainbow...

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Jul 15

Legacy Twitch API v5 Shutdown Details and Timeline

Legacy Twitch API v5 Shutdown Details and Timeline

Jul 15

Legacy Twitch API v5 Shutdown Details and Timeline

Today we are announcing the timeline to decommission the Legacy Twitch API v5.

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Jul 2

Twitch API and EventSub Summer Recap for 2021

Twitch API and EventSub Summer Recap for 2021

Jul 2

Twitch API and EventSub Summer Recap for 2021

A look back at the Twitch API and EventSub features added so far in 2021.

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Jul 1

The Latest Twitch Drops Features to Empower Community Moments

The Latest Twitch Drops Features to Empower Community Moments

Jul 1

The Latest Twitch Drops Features to Empower Community Moments

Announcing a handful of commonly-requested improvements and features to Twitch Drops.

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Jul 1

July is Talk Show Month on Twitch

July is Talk Show Month on Twitch

Jul 1

July is Talk Show Month on Twitch

Welcome to the Show! This month we want to highlight...

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Jun 28

Deprecation of Create and Delete Follows API Endpoints

Deprecation of Create and Delete Follows API Endpoints

Jun 28

Deprecation of Create and Delete Follows API Endpoints

The Twitch API powers a diverse range of applications and...

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Jun 24

Exclusive FINAL FANTASY XIV Online Item Giveaway on Twitch

Exclusive FINAL FANTASY XIV Online Item Giveaway on Twitch

Jun 24

Exclusive FINAL FANTASY XIV Online Item Giveaway on Twitch

Twitch is now the destination for exclusive in-game items for the critically acclaimed MMORPG FINAL FANTASY XIV.

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Jun 18

Twitch Celebrates Juneteenth

Twitch Celebrates Juneteenth

Jun 18

Twitch Celebrates Juneteenth

On Twitch, Black streamers build dynamic and dedicated communities. They...

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Jun 16

Deprecation of WebSub-based Webhooks

Deprecation of WebSub-based Webhooks

Jun 16

Deprecation of WebSub-based Webhooks

Today, we are announcing the deprecation and sunset plan for WebSub webhooks – our non-EventSub webhooks product.

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Jun 4

Kicking Off 10 Years with Our Biggest Emote Update Ever

Kicking Off 10 Years with Our Biggest Emote Update Ever

Jun 4

Kicking Off 10 Years with Our Biggest Emote Update Ever

Update: As of June 28, Follower Emotes is available in beta to...

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Jun 2

Prime members only: Save on subs, loot cave merch & more for Prime Day

Prime members only: Save on subs, loot cave merch & more for Prime Day

Jun 2

Prime members only: Save on subs, loot cave merch & more for Prime Day

Our favorite made-up holiday is back—and we’ve got lots of...

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Jun 1

LGBTQIA+ Pride is Out Here on Twitch

LGBTQIA+ Pride is Out Here on Twitch

Jun 1

LGBTQIA+ Pride is Out Here on Twitch

LGBTQIA+ creators are Out Here on Twitch. They’re out here...

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May 27

Preventing the Incitement of Violence

Preventing the Incitement of Violence

May 27

Preventing the Incitement of Violence

Twitch enables creators to amplify their voices and expand their...

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May 26

Introducing The /twitchgaming gathering

Introducing The /twitchgaming gathering

May 26

Introducing The /twitchgaming gathering

Following last year’s awesome summer of gaming events on Twitch,...

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May 26

Celebrate Yourself and Your Community with 350+ New Tags

Celebrate Yourself and Your Community with 350+ New Tags

May 26

Celebrate Yourself and Your Community with 350+ New Tags

Celebrate Yourself and Your Community with 350+ New Tags Starting...

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May 24

Polls and Channel Points Predictions have leveled up with Twitch API and EventSub support

Polls and Channel Points Predictions have leveled up with Twitch API and EventSub support

May 24

Polls and Channel Points Predictions have leveled up with Twitch API and EventSub support

Polls and Channel Points Predictions are now generally available through the Twitch API and EventSub.

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May 21

Let’s Talk About Hot Tub Streams

Let’s Talk About Hot Tub Streams

May 21

Let’s Talk About Hot Tub Streams

Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen and had many...

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May 20

Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day on Twitch

Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day on Twitch

May 20

Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day on Twitch

Celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day on Twitch There are 1...

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May 7

Product instrumentation best practices

Product instrumentation best practices

May 7

Product instrumentation best practices

This post covers a dozen best practices we’ve developed at...

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May 4

Announcing the Sports Accelerator Program

Announcing the Sports Accelerator Program

May 4

Announcing the Sports Accelerator Program

We are now accepting applications for the Sports Accelerator Program!...

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May 1

Celebrate Asian Pacific Islander Month on Twitch

Celebrate Asian Pacific Islander Month on Twitch

May 1

Celebrate Asian Pacific Islander Month on Twitch

Asian & Pacific Islander Month is one month of the...

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Apr 16

Winners and Honorable Mentions of the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon

Winners and Honorable Mentions of the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon

Apr 16

Winners and Honorable Mentions of the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon

Today is an exciting day as we announce the winning submissions for the Twitch Channel Points Hackathon. Check out these projects!

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Apr 7

Our Plan for Addressing Severe Off-Service Misconduct

Our Plan for Addressing Severe Off-Service Misconduct

Apr 7

Our Plan for Addressing Severe Off-Service Misconduct

In January, we began enforcing our updated Hateful Conduct and...

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Apr 1

Compliments to the Chefs for Food & Drink Month

Compliments to the Chefs for Food & Drink Month

Apr 1

Compliments to the Chefs for Food & Drink Month

Everyone knows Twitch’s got game. We also got: chocolate croissants,...

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Mar 18

Ready for Liftoff: The Twitch CLI Hits 1.0

Ready for Liftoff: The Twitch CLI Hits 1.0

Mar 18

Ready for Liftoff: The Twitch CLI Hits 1.0

We're delighted to announce the launch of Twitch CLI 1.0, which brings full parity of EventSub and WebSub along with additional improvements introduced throughout the beta versions.

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Mar 5

Stopping Hate: Taking Action Against Rising Asian American Hate Crimes

Stopping Hate: Taking Action Against Rising Asian American Hate Crimes

Mar 5

Stopping Hate: Taking Action Against Rising Asian American Hate Crimes

Since the start of the pandemic, violent hate crimes against...

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Mar 2

Keeping Our Community Safe: Twitch 2020 Transparency Report

Keeping Our Community Safe: Twitch 2020 Transparency Report

Mar 2

Keeping Our Community Safe: Twitch 2020 Transparency Report

Today we are taking an important step forward in our...

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Mar 1

Celebrate Women's History Month on Twitch

Celebrate Women's History Month on Twitch

Mar 1

Celebrate Women's History Month on Twitch

Twitch is a place where creators can build their world...

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Mar 1

Introducing Twitch Women’s Alliance

Introducing Twitch Women’s Alliance

Mar 1

Introducing Twitch Women’s Alliance

With millions of people coming together each day on Twitch, the global community we've all built is one that we are immensely proud of.

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Feb 22

Celebrating LGBTQIA+ Representation: The First-Ever Gayming Awards

Celebrating LGBTQIA+ Representation: The First-Ever Gayming Awards

Feb 22

Celebrating LGBTQIA+ Representation: The First-Ever Gayming Awards

Together with /gaymingmag, we’re excited to celebrate LGBTQIA+ voices and...

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Feb 10

Introducing the Direct Debit experiment for recurring subs

Introducing the Direct Debit experiment for recurring subs

Feb 10

Introducing the Direct Debit experiment for recurring subs

Starting today, some viewers in the UK and EU countries...

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Feb 1

Celebrate Black Brilliance on Twitch

Celebrate Black Brilliance on Twitch

Feb 1

Celebrate Black Brilliance on Twitch

History doesn’t just happen. It’s created. And Black Streamers are creating it live every day.

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Jan 26

New Easy Emote Management: All Your Emotes, One Page

New Easy Emote Management: All Your Emotes, One Page

Jan 26

New Easy Emote Management: All Your Emotes, One Page

Since the very beginning emotes have been the go-to feature...

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Jan 7

Introducing our 2021 Twitch Research Fellows

Introducing our 2021 Twitch Research Fellows

Jan 7

Introducing our 2021 Twitch Research Fellows

We’re proud to announce our 2021 Twitch Research Fellowship award...

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