VIRTUAL EVENTS GROUP
Hot tamales, hot peppers, and yes, hot virtual news all cooked up right here.
This platform does it all, and has done it for just about everybody. They proved that they can play in the major leagues by hosting the virtual SXSW 2021, including extensive matchmaking services.
A clean interface backed by intelligent networking matching and strong analytics, along with plenty of attendee-driven features
Strong trade show features along with a solid conference foundation and good networking options
This full-featured platform has hosted events serving nearly a half million participants so far. Its Digital Transformation World Series was recently recognized as the “Best Digital Conference” at the inaugural Digital Events Awards in March 2021.
Rapidly-growing service based on hyper-realistic virtual world platform providing versatile solutions
Native integration with other automation tools, and can also stream webinars to Facebook and YouTube Live (Also has conference and trade show options)
BlueJeans is owned by Verizon, and is known as a video meeting platform. Like Zoom, however, it also has its own webinar service suitable for training and other uses.
Live and on-demand browser-based webinars available with monthly and annual pricing plans, and email marketing integrations
Flat-rate subscription or per-attendee pricing for full-featured system that includes live and on-demand webinars.
WebEx is a well-known video meeting platform, but Cisco also has a system for webinars and training that includes tools to manage large audiences and multiple speakers.
Has already hosted more than a half million live webinars; comes with soup-to-nuts support from paid registrations and email drips to detailed analytics (The companion service EverWebinar is for pre-recorded webinars.).
Hot VEG Tools
Facilitates individual meetings inside of any video conferencing platform to provide the feeling of meeting new people at conferences
Bloomberg tests tiered ticketing for virtual events. The end of the democratic virtual world looms near. Welcome exclusivity.
Looped, a platform for fans and their followers raises 7.7 million. Billie Ellish, Shawn Mendes, BTS, Kevin Durant, Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Usher, Sam Smith, Charlie Puth, Khalid, Dua Lipa, Luke Bryan, Bad Bunny, Maluma, Diplo and others can sell tickets, merch, and more.
Hopin raises a mind-blowing A £288 million funding round. The company is valued at around £4 billion and is now, one year, after launch, the fastest growing startup in Europe. It served 85,000 organizations and has gone from 23 employees to 400 in less than a year.
Q. How do I livestream a Zoom meeting to Facebook?
A. You can do this a few different ways, but I’m going to cover the most straightforward approach that does not require any programming or copying and pasting keys or anything complicated. The most important points are that you must set up your Zoom account to permit live streaming. And this only works for paid Zoom accounts. MORE
A. Having made my living for years as a professional writer, I learned to pay close attention to my editors because they almost always made my work look better. One piece of wisdom from one of my favorite editors was about how long an article should be: “Write it as long as it needs to be, but no longer.”MORE
Q. How much does a virtual event cost?
A. That’s a lot like asking “How much does a car cost?” Are you getting a BMW or a Kia? A two-seater city car or a minivan? And like buying a car, how do you intend to use it? On our VEG site, we have categorized platforms based on the types of events that they support. Is your event a video meeting, webinar, networking event, conference, or trade show? MORE