Twitch announced their new Affiliated program where anyone gamers who is interested in Live streaming by game streamers can earn money easily through the new Affiliated program.
Requirements to monetize your videos are that you have streamed minimum for 500 minutes in last 30 days with atleast 50 followers and minimum 3 concurrent viewers.
The program is starting with ” Cheering with bits” a micropayment system which allows viewers buy certain animated emoticons to be used in Streamer’s chat window. They are launching it soon with more monetization options over the time. They are also going to send invites for those who qualify to monetize their videos.