twitch panels

twitch. tv popular OTT platform for streaming users video, Markdown is used to customize user panels in the channel. twitch supports only limited markdown tags support, HTML is not supported. please see the supported tags (twitch tags)[https://help.twitch.tv/s/article/markdown-basics]

Important points

  • Twitch has limited support for markdown
  • place two spaces after the end of the line for a line break or
  • please enter the key at the end of the line

Markdown is used in twitch for creating the following things

twitch panel customize descriptions for sharing in the twitch channel page chat pages These are free to use for editors and contain image panels to link about their social media profiles.

These are mainly used to make clickable image links as well as user information. It also includes information about video stream

You can customize the panels using the on/off option from edit panels

Twitch panels are not animated

how to add panels in Twitch?

Panels are nothing but an image pointing to your custom URL

  • Open Channel page
  • In the Video screen , you can find for on /off UI Switch for the panel and make it on
  • You can add the following images and add a link to it
  • panel title
  • image
  • image link
  • description

Finally, Save the panel to take effect

Twitch panel size and

images in Twitch panel of maximum size is under 3.9MB And the maximum width supported is 320px and the maximum height is 300px.

The recommended and best panel size is 320px X 160PX

Twitch panel markdown sample

# Heading
## Subheading
**BOLD STRING**
*ITALIC CONTENT*
[w3schools](https://www.w3schools.io)
> This is an quote example

>> Subquote example

example for 
 line break

 paragraph line 2

 paragraph line 3

****

Nested List example
Kappa 
*****
******


* item 1
* Item 2
- Item 3
- Item 4
+ item 5
+ item 5


Output is

Twitch markdown panel channel example

Twitch markdown cheat sheet

Following are markdown features are supported in twitch and panels

Feature Description Support
Headings all heading tags are supported supported
list Supported ordered and unordered list supported
Tables Tables Not supported
Comments comments are ignored by parsers. Nt supported
Links Links supported
Images Images Not supported
blockquotes blockquotes
Blockquotes these can be placed in panels -nested panels are also supported supported