The Inconvenience of Crappy Web Conferencing Tools

All of us can recall an experience with technology that had us frustrated and ready to pull our hair out. Web conferencing tools, in particular, can be quite frustrating when not built with the customer in mind. FreeConference.com is aware of this, and we’ve gone to great lengths to make sure users have a seamlessly positive experience from start to finish. We also acknowledge that some web conferencing tools out there that are just a pain to deal with. Here are just a few of the inconveniences we’ve noticed with other crappy web tools:… Read more →

Screen Sharing Saved My Meeting

In today’s business world, much of our communication and collaboration is done through the Internet. With so many online video conferencing options, more than ever it’s important to choose one that is dependable, reliable and, most importantly, easy to use for both you and your participants. While there are some with a variety of features, we cannot deny that screen sharing is one of the most helpful tool when hosting a meeting, and can be a life-saver in many situations. At FreeConference.com, our screen-sharing feature is 100% free, and no download required.

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Big City Living: Save on Phone Plans with VoIP and Free Web Calling

Living in a major city centre can be a rewarding, enriching experience—especially for young people working and studying—but it can also be difficult to stay afloat with expensive everyday costs of living. Housing, transportation, food, and other necessities are expensive enough, and data costs in wireless plans contribute to a budget that can already be difficult to manage. Why not save money with VoIP?

Big city living is expensive, save money with VoIP
Big city living can be stressful and expensive—let us help through free web calling.

Thankfully, for students and young professionals especially, FreeConference.com has your free web calling needs covered. Primed for any device with a browser and Internet access, our browser-based service requires no downloads, registrations, or payments—simply enjoy interruption-free calling on us.

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How to Cut Down on Distractions in Web Meetings

When a group of people needs to discuss a project and finds it difficult to meet in person, web meetings are a blessing to their productivity. However, like with any activity in the office, there are various distractions around you that can affect your productivity in web meetings.

The next time you have to have an online meeting, keep the following tips in mind and those distractions will be nothing but memories!

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5 Online Meeting Tools to Boost Your Productivity

Meetings can be a hassle, and if you don’t plan them right, they can take away from your productivity. Make sure that your online meetings are as effective as possible with FreeConference.com and use these five tools (among the many other features we offer) to make your conference call experience as convenient as possible!

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Graduate Students and Free Online Meetings

There are many variables students must keep in mind when planning their academic pursuits. One of these is location, and it is common for them to travel across the globe for their education. Staying in touch with family and friends was a challenge in the past, but technological advances have made this much easier in recent years.

Once you have attained that degree and head off to graduate school, you still need to stay connected. In fact, that need actually increases the closer you come to attaining your new academic goal.

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Stay in control of your Web Meetings with Online Meeting Tools

The world around us is changing. And fast! How does one keep up? One way is by embracing new technology such as online meeting tools.

Here’s an example: Conference calling. In the early days of conferencing, callers had access to nothing but a dial-in number and code, and that was enough. Not so any longer: Conference participants now have the option to call in from their computer, even enabling webcams and document sharing.

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