Livestorm is a video engagement platform that helps businesses host webinars, online events, and virtual meetings. It offers a variety of features, including webinar hosting, live events, and virtual meetings.
In this edition of The Digital Toolkit, we discuss Livestorm in more detail, unpacking its history and who might make the best use of the platform. We also look at what businesses can achieve with Livestorm, and how to get started with it today.
What is Livestorm?
Livestorm is a video engagement platform that helps businesses host webinars, online events, and virtual meetings. It offers a variety of features, including live chat, Q&A, recordings, and analytics. Livestorm is a cloud-based platform, so you can access it from anywhere. It is also easy to use, so you can get started quickly.
A brief history
Livestorm was founded in 2016 by Gilles Bertaux, Robin Lambert, Tom Forlini, and Vincent Garreau. The company originated as a final-year project for HETIC business school. Then called Rumble, the project was later renamed as Livestorm. In February 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in more companies working remotely, which positively impacted Livestorm’s growth.
As of today, Livestorm has over 100,000 users and is used by businesses of all sizes, from startups to Fortune 500s.
Who can benefit from it?
Livestorm can help businesses of all sizes host webinars, online events, and virtual meetings. This can be helpful for businesses that want to train their employees, launch new products, or connect with their customers.
Livestorm can help educators host online classes, lectures, and workshops. This can be helpful for educators who want to reach a wider audience or who want to provide their students with more flexibility.
Livestorm can help non-profits host fundraising events, educational webinars, and advocacy campaigns. This can be helpful for non-profits that want to raise awareness about their cause or who want to connect with potential donors.
Livestorm can also be used by individuals who want to host online workshops, give presentations, or connect with their audience. This can be helpful for individuals who are looking to share their knowledge or who want to build their personal brand.
What can Livestorm do?
Livestorm allows you to host webinars with up to 1,000 attendees. You can share your screen, record your webinars, and track your attendance.
The tool also allows you to host online events, such as product launches, training sessions, and town halls. You can invite up to 10,000 attendees to your events.
Livestorm can also be used for virtual meetings. You can invite up to 100 attendees to your meetings.
It offers live chat functionality, so you can interact with your attendees during your webinars, online events, and virtual meetings.
It also also offers Q&A functionality, so your attendees can ask questions during your webinars, online events, and virtual meetings.
Livestorm automatically records your webinars, online events, and virtual meetings. You can then share the recordings with your attendees or on your website.
Enjoy analytics on your webinars, online events, and virtual meetings. This data can be used to track your progress and measure your results.
How to get started with Livestorm
Ready to start hosting webinars or other online meetings with all the infrastructure you need to communicate with, engage and delight your attendees? Get started with Livestorm today and master the art of online event hosting.