Video Your Vote Using UStream

Set up Ustream and do a practice broadcast a week before Election Day. Send your account name to your Team Leader. You can stream a live video broadcast using the Ustream application using:

  • iPhone
  • iPad
  • Android Phone
  • Android Tablet
  • 3G or 4G Wi-Fi connection
Download the Ustream App in the Apple App store or in Google Play if you have the latest software (iOS 4.1 or 2.1 or newer). If you have an older device you can download the Ustream Broadcastr App.

Install and launch the Ustream App. The app will prompt you to create your own login in. Upload videos to your own channel. (You will use the hashtag #govote).

Select the video button on the upper right hand corner. Choose "Go Live"
Turn your phone or tablet horizontally and press the red record button on the right hand side. Once recording has started the record button will be replaced with a stop recording button.
Save your recording. Name your files like this: state_city_lastname_clipNo_#hashtag Example: ohio_colu_Jones_Clip1_#videothevote_#govote You can add more info in the description. Don’t forget the hashtag because this is what links it to the Video the Vote site.