Author: XboxDIY

Microsoft Makes it Difficult to Record Gameplay on Xbox One (Opinion)

Capturing game play on consoles has always been a bit of a mystery for gamers. Up until the most recent generation of consoles came out, capturing gameplay either involved expensive capture cards or setting up a video camera in front of your TV (let’s be real here…all of us did it at one point). With the advent of the next generation consoles, the Xbox One shipped with built in recording features that were sure to please gamers and finally provide them with the tools they need to share their craft with the world. Ehhh…not so much. Instead, Microsoft shipped an unimpressive,...

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Increase YouTube Views with Better Video Tags

Improve YouTube SEO with Better Video Tags One of the most asked questions amongst the YouTube community is simple: How do you get more YouTube views? Even though this sounds like a simple question, how to drive more traffic to your YouTube video can be anything but simple. There are many different ways to increase the amount of views on your YouTube videos. In this article we are going to tackle one of the most popular methods for getting more viewers: Improving you YouTube Video Tags. What You Need for this Video: Google Keyword Planner: https://adwords.google.com/KeywordPlanner Add default upload tags for your...

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How to Record Gameplay Footage on Xbox One

In the year 2016, game streaming is a main-stay in video game culture. Microsoft, Sony, and other manufacturers have started to offer more features and functionality out of the box to help record and stream gameplay. But with different options available, what’s the best method to record gameplay footage on your Xbox One? XboxDIY takes a look at 2 different methods for recording, editing, and publishing gameplay footage on your Xbox One. Method 1: Record Using Built in Features with your Xbox One One of the most simple and straight-forward methods for recording gameplay footage with your Xbox One...

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Xbox One (Episode 1)

This is the first episode in a video series titled “5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Xbox One”. It has tips, tricks, feature overviews, and other interesting information about your Xbox One. The Sandwich Button Replacing the old start button that we had become so fond of, the Sandwich Button on the Xbox One controller offers a lot more flexibility as a dynamic input as opposed to what we had seen start buttons used for in the past. Maybe it’s just the fact that it’s renamed, but the sandwich buttons allows users more options. One of the most...

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How to Share Games on Xbox One Using Gameshare

Trading game discs has become a thing of the past. In the year 2015 everything has gone digital, and game sharing is no different. One of the best features that Xbox One and Microsoft has to offer, game sharing with your Xbox One allows you to share games with one other person over Xbox Live, wherever they may be. While an earlier idea on DRM (Digital Rights Management) and game sharing was scraped, it was replaced with a much better and viable idea. Share your Xbox One games with family members, friends, and roommates by reading this article about how...

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