Support Center

Live Stream

Creating Your Live Show

1. Go to and start a free account or log into your existing Podbean account. Podbean Live is free for podcasters, no matter where you hos...
Mon, 10 Feb, 2020 at 10:50 PM
Read Article

Inviting Co-hosts/Guests

1. From your Live Shows page, enter the live show you wish to invite co-hosts or guests to join. On the right of the screen, you’ll see “Guests & Call...
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019 at 8:44 PM
Read Article

Enabling/Disabling Listener Calls

1. If you enable listener call-in, your listeners can request to call in to your live show. 2. When a listener requests to call in, you can click the pr...
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:34 AM
Read Article

Adding Audio Effects & Background Music

1. If you want to use audio effects, you can click the Audio Effects button on the right of the Live page, then click the desired audio effect icon to play ...
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:37 AM
Read Article

Listener Admission to Live Shows

When a listener goes to join your live show, they will be taken to the admission ticket page. The first X # of attendees get free admission (determined by y...
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019 at 3:22 AM
Read Article

Making Money from Live Stream

As a live show host, you can directly make money in two ways: 1. Listeners can give you gifts during your live show. The value level of the various gift...
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019 at 3:30 AM
Read Article

Sharing Your Live Show

On the website:  When you set up a live show, you can click the Actions button then select the Share button on the Live Shows page or you can click the Sha...
Tue, 25 Feb, 2020 at 10:16 PM
Read Article

Golden Beans and PodPoints

Golden Beans are Podbean’s virtual currency. They can be used to purchase admission to live shows and to send virtual gifts to hosts during the live stream....
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:44 AM
Read Article

How to Use an Interface with Podbean Live on a Mac

Podbean Live is a unique platform for turning your podcast production into a live show. Live shows are run through a desktop browser on the host’s computer,...
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019 at 8:10 PM
Read Article

Live Stream Engagement Score

Every podcaster who uses Podbean Live will see an “Engagement Score” in their summary (under “Live Stream” in their Podbean account). The Engagement Score i...
Tue, 19 Nov, 2019 at 1:56 AM
Read Article