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Meet Lightcast.com at Streaming Media East in NYC

With Lightcast.com being the #1 TV App Developer and awarded fastest developer for ConnectedTV Apps by our customers, we are excited to...

Receive a $10k Grant @NRB 2017!

For the first time in the history of NRB, conference attendees will have the opportunity to launch the most cost-efficient TV Ad Campaign on leading OTT...

Publish your Live Stream to YouTube

Publishing media to YouTube is nothing new for Lightcast.com customers. Since many years the Lightcast.com Media Cloud has been connected to the YouTube...

New Website Launched!

We released a brand new design of our public website www.lightcast.com. The first of many great releases coming up this year. We are excited to have such...

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas from all of us here at Lightcast.com. As we celebrate Christmas and the end of an incredibly successful year, we would like to be thankful...

Meet Lightcast.com at WFX

With Lightcast.com being #1 TV App Developer and awarded fastest developer for ConnectedTV Apps by our customers, we are excited to announce an enormous...

Publish Your Live-Stream to Facebook Live Streaming

Publishing live-streams to Facebook is nothing new to Lightcast.com Clients.

Meet Lightcast.com at Streaming Media East

With Lightcast.com being #1 TV App Developer and awarded fastest developer for ConnectedTV Apps by our customers, we are excited to announce an enormous...

Receive a $15k Grant @NRB 2016!

Dear Lightcast.com friends, partners & clients, we hope you had a powerful start into the new year. Here at we certainly did! 2016 holds brand new...

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

So, sing and cheer and do it loud – for all to hear! Let your voice, your media, your movies, documentaries, music, message, infomercials, commercials...

How to make your digital media publications pay for themselves

If content is king, then viewers are the king’s taxpayers. It is all about maximizing viewership growth. Lightcast.com will help you get there, yes. But what...

Meet Roku & Lightcast.com at WfX 2015!

Roku will be present at WfX, sharing the booth with Lightcast.com. Come and meet Roku and Lightcast.com executives and test out the latest 4k streaming...

Discount on your own AppleTV Channel!

Within a matter of weeks AppleTV has become one of the most sough-after ConnectedTV platforms for both publishers and viewers. Publishers are storming the...

Lightcast.com at General Council

Visit Lightcast.com at General Council!...

Lightcast receives Stevie Award

LIGHTCAST.COM RECEIVES STEVIE AWARD FOR ITS 2015 PRODUCT VIDEO...

Receive a $15k Grant @NRB 2015!

Dear Lightcast.com friends & clients! We hope you had a successful start into the new year - a year of growth and new ventures! We would like to invite you...

Save time with media publishing automation!

Did you know that you don't have to record video and audio locally any longer? That you could stream a 2+ mbit HD stream, have it recorded, send it into...

Best-in-class Customer Retention of 98.6%!

We are proud and grateful to have such a wonderful base of clients who work for fantastic causes, produce exciting media and are changing the world for the...

One Year Free Lightcast.com Service!

Get your Lightcast Service Package an entire year for free. Refer only 3 new clients to Lightcast with a similar or larger plan as your own before December...

Free Facebook Media App

The Thanksgiving 2014 Promotion is out: free Facebook Media App with all new Lightcast.com subscriptions, or with upgrades to a larger Service Package...

Lightcast.com at WFX

Lightcast.com invites you to join us in Dallas for a major convention for media professionals: the WFX conference! WFX offers a wide range of media resources...

25% Discount on Amazon FireTV

Amazon FireTV is here - and with it an additional broadcast opportunity for everyone who seeks to develop a growing viewership. Since the recent launch of...

50% Discount on Roku & GoogleTV App Development!

Easter is all about giving our very best (after all, Heaven has shown what that means) and in this Spirit we want to offer our very best: our many years of...

Kostenlose Website zu Ihrem Marketing Paket

Liebe Lightcast und Crosstribution Partner, ob kalt oder warm, der Februar bringt für uns alle unterschiedliche Temperaturen je nachdem wo wir uns befinden...

10 NRB Exhibitor Passes for FREE!

The NRB International Christian Media Convention is the world's largest annual trade show for the Christian media industry. It is an event that networks...

Receive a FREE ROKU & GOOGLE TV CHANNEL @NRB 2014!

The Lightcast missions-fund has decided to sponsor every NRB* visitor with a custom Roku Channel App and a custom GoogleTV Channel App at a total value of...

50% discount on GoogleTV & Mobile App Development!

EXTENDED UNTIL DECEMBER 24TH! Give yourself a Christmas gift with your own GoogleTV App and Mobile Media App! Do you already have a Roku Channel and would...

Time is money. Save time = save money!

Streamline your media team's workflow and free yourself up for more content development and media production. No one can prepare your content and produce your..

How to make money with your Roku Channel

Get ready to make some money with your Roku Channel and with other SmartTV Apps! Why should you be paying for your CDN and OVP costs in the first place?...

Upcoming Lightcast Webinars on Online Media Distribution & Marketing

Content of the

Reach new viewers with your own GoogleTV App!

Do you already have a Roku Channel and would like to take your media publishing and reach to the next level? Or maybe you are ready to start with OTT/SmartTV...

Lightcast wurde zur Internet/Medien Firma des Jahres 2013 gewählt

Der American Business Awar“ wählte LIGHTCAST zur Firma des Jahres in der Kategorie Internet/Neue Medien. LIGHTCAST wurde mit der Stevie® Award Trophäe...

Finally: Your Own Custom-Branded Mobile App!

Want to give your viewers the opportunity to download your mobile apps to their phones and come back to watch the latest uploads or live-streams? Want to...

LIGHTCAST ELECTED AS INTERNET/NEW MEDIA COMPANY OF THE YEAR 2013

The American Business Awards voted LIGHTCAST as Company of the Year in the category Internet/New Media. LIGHTCAST was awarded the Stevie®...

Receive 1 Year free Lightcast Services

If you register for this promotion by sending an email to support[at]lightcast[dot]com before End of September you will have the opportunity to receive your...

Get your FREE ROKU CHANNEL @Echo Conference

The Lightcast missions-fund has decided to sponsor every Echo* visitor with a custom Roku Channel App and an AppleTV/iTunes Podcast at a total value of...

How to use the Lightcast Support Center

If you haven't already registered on the Lightcast Support Center - please do it today. Using the same Username and Password as for your Lightcast.com account..

What does it take to build a growing audience and what is an OVP?

There are various, amazing looking hardware- and software-encoders on the market, sold for easily $15,000 and more. These types of live-encoders in the...

Check out the New Account Area and Help Box!

We listen very closely on what Lightcast Customers say about our products and services, and we appreciate all of their suggestions and feedback very much...

Lightcast donates Roku Channels to Ministry Today readers!

In partnership with Charisma Magazine Lightcast offers Ministry Today readers a custom Roku Channel for their church or ministry totally free of charge...

Upcoming Webinars on Online Media Distribution & Marketing

How Lightcast can help your business, organization or church in developing and advancing your online presence through Social Media Marketing, SEO, SEM, Video...

May WebDev Promotion: spring is bringing forth new colors!

Your pre-paid hour contingent stays in your account until you use it and used hours are deducted from your balance as you need them. They never expire and are..

Lightcast at Pastors & Leaders Convention in Dallas, TX

We are looking forward to the Pastors & Leaders Conference at the Dallas Convention Center, downtown Dallas, hosted by T.D. Jakes. The convention will take...

Your Custom Channel on ROKU - Why it's a

Last year’s success and growth of new set-top boxes such as Roku came to no surprise to professionals in the cutting edge media delivery and CDN industry...

New Lightcast Webinars for Clients and Prospects!

How Lightcast can help your business, organization or church in developing and advancing your online presence through Social Media Marketing, SEO, SEM, Video...

Get an entire year of FREE Lightcast service!

Do you happen to know ministries, broadcasters, churches, friends who might be planning to attend NRB (National Religious Broadcasters Convention) in...

Growth Strategies 3: Online Media Distribution

What is marketing actually? Well, there are plenty of definitions, but let me dare to reduce it down to the main thing: maximizing reach. Why? Because it is...

Get your FREE ROKU CHANNNEL @NRB 2013!

The Lightcast missions-fund has decided to sponsor every NRB* visitor with a custom Roku Channel App and an AppleTV/iTunes Podcast at a total value of...

2013 - The Year to Go Public!

As the new year begins we all have anticipations and hope to be able to sense and feel out what we are called to focus on this year. I believe it is a...

Get your iTunes Audio Podcast for Free!

The new year brings you new broadcast opportunities! We've released a brand new feature for all Lightcast Complete and Video Hosting Subscriptions...

New Lightcast Webinars for Clients and Prospects!

How Lightcast can help your business, organization or church in developing and advancing your online presence through Social Media Marketing, SEO, SEM, Video..

Merry Christmas!

To all our valued Lightcast clients and friends

How to prepare yourself for GROWTH through online media distribution!

It’s a balancing act: the perfect blend between preparing, getting ready, “doing your home work” and “due diligence” – and hesitating too long, wasting...

How to use Lightcast

For everyone who wasn't able to join an introductory webinar on how to use Lightcast yet: here is a recorded webinar available on demand...

Give everyone a chance to participate at your events!

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year - especially for everyone who has the opportunity to come to your church. But what about those who aren't...

Introduction to Lightcast

For everyone who wasn't able to join an introductory webinar yet: here is a recorded webinar available on demand...

Receive Your Christmas Gift!

Here is Lightcast's Christmas Gift to all existing and new Lightcast subscribers: every new client who orders a Video Hosting Subscription (Video Light...

Streaming Live: Your Free Trial!

And the story repeats itself again this Christmas: before buying a product a new customer needs to trust the product and the company behind it, which either...

Last Call on Free Roku & Apple TV Channel

This is a last call on the sponsored Custom Roku Channel and iTunes Video Podcast at a total value of $ 5,000.00. Many churches in North America and Europe...

Referral Special - 5 for 1!

If you register for this promotion by sending an email to support[at]lightcast[dot]com before Thanksgiving you will have the opportunity to receive your...

Get your Free Roku Channel!

This is a special event promotion deal for Catalyst 2012 an is now being extended to existing Lightcast customers and to new video hosting orders made by...

Free Roku Channel!

This offer is exclusive to attendees of Catalyst 2012. All Catalyst 2012 attendees automatically receive a free custom Roku Channel and an iTunes Videopodcast..

Important Update for upcoming Webinar Meetings!

We changed our Webinar Access URL to http://www.anymeeting.com/lightcast1. Please do not use the Webinar Link from previous emails as the links in previous...

Special Offer for Churches & NPOs!

Credit your video streaming account with additional

Best-in-class Video Stats Center

You may have already seen or used it: Lightcast’s patent-pending Video Stats Center. This best-in-class video reporting tool enables you to follow the...

Use Lightcast's patented Control Centers!

Lightcast has developed some cutting-edge features which make life easier for our clients and help staying focused on their core business. The most value in...

How does Lightcast account for Bandwidth?

Lightcast is eager to make everything as easy and transparent for our clients as possible. Business-Life is complicated enough, isn't it? That's why we...

Lightcast wins the Web Award!

It's a pleasure for us to announce that www.lightcast.com won the award...