Ticking as many of these boxes as is available will help you and your audience have a better experience.
Hard-wire your internet Running an ethernet cable directly from your modem will give you a stronger and more stable connection than using WiFi.
Use a Co-host It is extremely helpful to have a pal on-hand to monitor the chat thread and help run technical aspects like muting/unmuting participants or pulling in members of the audience to ask questions directly to the artist.
Lighting Having a light source in front of you (front lit) will yield a much stronger picture than being lit from above or behind. Natural or “soft” light tends to enhance how you look on camera
Webcam Your laptop camera might be fine, but we suggest a webcam with 1080p resolution and at least 30 fps frame rate.