Glossary of Terms

  • App: An app is a viewer-interactive element that appears in Muxy’s Overlay. Many apps can appear in a viewer’s Overlay at once.
    • Overlay: Muxy’s provided video overlay extension. This is a window manager placed over the Twitch video player, which allows broadcasters to enable and configure third-party “apps” for their viewers’ use.
    • SDK: Client SDK for using Muxy’s backend data store, aggregation and events methods. It enables rich user interaction with minimal programming effort.