Display the online/offline status of a Ustream channel
In addition to WordPress site, you need to sign-up at Ustream.tv and start live casting.
Click sgn-up icon from Ustream.tv
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First, wait for 120 seconds. Ustream Status uses cache. It only check the live/offline status once every 120 seconds.
If you don't see the change os status after 120 seconds you become live, you may have misspelled your Ustream ID, your WordPress site may be having hard time reaching Ustream Server, or your IP may be blocked from Ustream Server.
In order to check if Ustream service itself is working or not, you could directly ping their server by going to
Replace the last "XXXX" to your account ID (e.g., YokosoNews) when you're live. You should be able to see like
s:4:"live";, in your browser.
If you're still having problem getting the status, you can think of the following situation