Setting Up Twitch Account and Nightbot Before We Stream | Tutorial 10/13

Let’s spend a little time and set up our Twitch account and Nightbot, before we stream.

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In this video we’re going to set up our Twitch account and chat moderator bot before we stream.

The first thing we need to do is go through our settings for our Twitch account. Let’s log into Twitch click our name at the top and then select settings. In the first tab, we can change how our name appears in Twitch chat, update our Email, add an Avatar or profile picture, and write a bio to give our viewers a bit more information about us. I’ll quickly add a logo in, and write a generic bio – let’s hit save changes and move to the Turbo tab.

Turbo is a subscription based membership that provides you benefits such as ad-free viewing, custom emotes, and even a cool chat badge. If you’re like me, and watch a lot of Twitch on mobile devices, you may want to consider a subscription to this.

Moving on to the channels & and videos tab, we’ll first notice where we can upload a video player banner, or offline image. You’ll want to choose an image with a 16:9 aspect ratio – and something that represents your stream. Nerd or Die is actually working on an image creator similar to our panel and overlay maker, so make sure to subscribe to see when that launches – so that you can make your own. Anyways, if you have a file, upload it here. The mature content check box is for those that plan on streaming content that may be inappropriate for younger audiences. Checking this box does not exclude you from the terms of service. The next option, archived broadcasts, will automatically save your streams on the Twitch servers. This will allow you to create highlighted clips, as well export videos to YouTube, if enabled. Let’s check mark this option.

The Stream Delay option is a feature that will help reduce delay between what’s happening live, to what your viewers are seeing. This option may cause buffering for viewers with poor connections. Let’s enable this – but if you have a lot viewers in chat talking about buffering issues, it may be worthwhile to disable it and see if it helps.

Authorized broadcasters allows other people to stream to your channel. You can use this box to invite and authorize them.

Let’s move on to our chat options. If you’re not planning on using a chatbot, which I’ll show you how to set up shortly, then you may want to consider enabling block hyperlinks. This will purge any chat messages that contains links. There’s a lot of spam bots out there, as well people that will link harmful sites. We can leave this disabled, since we’ll setup nightbot in just a moment.

Twitch will automatically filter globally banned words, but if you’d like to add some that aren’t included in their list – you can do so here. You can also opt-out of filtering globally banned words with this next option. The last option in this section will show you any users that have been banned from your channel. Let’s save changes and move on to Security and Privacy.

Here, you can change your password, as well as set up Two-Factor authentication. If you’re concerned about your channels security, Two-Factor authentication will definitely help put your mind at ease.



  • Meme Lord 6 years ago

    how do i make a deley on my stream so its higher quality?

  • Zach Hounsell 6 years ago

    The best tutorial on this stuff I've watched! helped sooooo much. Thanks!

  • Majestic Ram 6 years ago

    Dude, this is so good! thank you so much for making this guide! saved me from all the spammers on my twitch <3

  • KiFN_FIRE 6 years ago

    How do i make him auto message

  • sstoyanov 6 years ago

    When are you going to publish the image creator?

  • Scar00 AJ 6 years ago

    Whoa! Thanks M8! This helped me a lot! 😀 It's the best tutorial guide there is!

  • Pocket death 6 years ago

    thank you for your help setting up and it was a really good guide 10/10 :)

  • Nola Bae 6 years ago

    THANK YOU FOR THIS SERIES!!! Total life saver! <3

  • HeartbreakCj 6 years ago

    I agree appreciate it got my follow

  • Sick Snowman 6 years ago

    best guide ever thank you so much for making this <3

  • Juan Mangual 6 years ago


  • 19nik84 6 years ago

    Good Job!

  • ShibbStaR 6 years ago

    im so happy i came across this made my stream look so much better

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  • Rob Neighba 6 years ago

    Thank you so much! NerdOrDie rocks so much… I just started streamin and you were my first stop for tutorials..haven't had the need to go anywhere else. Once again, thank you for what you do!

  • Sqweesh 6 years ago

    Awesome tutorial, helped me set up my twitch account! Just need TwitchAlerts ;)

  • Bezzina82 6 years ago

    Hey mate. While I haven't used your panel makers, (i'm learning to make my own) your tutorial videos have been a massive help in setting up my twitch channel. Just wanted to say a big thank you for all your work!

  • LurifaxDK 6 years ago

    This is the best video guide series on youtube. Not OBS setup guide, just best guide there is. Period.

  • Christopher Santos 6 years ago

    You are awesome man! Love the tutorials! Simple and straightforward! Love all the free help, the website is amazing as well! BASICALLY YOURE THE BEST

  • mylo merkx 6 years ago

    thx bro this helpt me XD

  • xXminecraftsniperXx 6 years ago

    ffs half of this shit was setting up your channel ;-;

  • eveniiiii 6 years ago

    Where on the site can i make the nightbot join the channel?

  • Pleb Spooks 6 years ago

    I have no box to add panels. Do you have a solution?

  • Alphonse Ryuleigh 6 years ago

    thanks for toturial +subscribed

  • UK streamer broadcast 6 years ago

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  • Cosmic Blaze 6 years ago

    how can i line up my twich panels? Noticed that your panels were not lined up, and neither are mine. how can i fix this, i feel it would make my stream look very nice

  • Shaun Marks 6 years ago

    suh dudes!!~are the banners up yet!?

  • Cheetos Gamer 6 years ago

    that's really great vedio. i couldn't find information like this in another vedios. thank youuu

  • Sexy Black 6 years ago


  • SgtIcetea 6 years ago

    Lol last Game I was streaming was also Enter the Gungeon, what a coincidence :D

  • Jamil Staten 6 years ago


  • ~Ravens 6 years ago

    Series is almost over. wipes tear


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