The first step to becoming a Twitch affiliate is actually streaming on Twitch. This takes a ton of time and dedication.
In order to become a Twitch affiliate, you have to dedicate a ton of time to Twitch. You won’t even be considered unless you stream for at least 500 minutes and 7 separate days a month.
If you want to take this seriously and build it into a legitimate side hustle, you need to put the mental energy in and treat it like a business.
One final thing that needs to be mentioned about time and timing is choosing the time of day that you stream. You have to know when your audience is going to be present and available.