Last Updated: October 12, 2015 0

Host Awesome Webinars Using MeetingBurner

Found In: Business

Before the internet and even years after the world wide web became commercialized, seminars were typically run physically. That is, people had to be present at the location and sit right through the entire duration of the presentation(s). Of course, there was video conferencing bu that was limited in terms of infrastructure and cost, therefore affordable only by major corporations. There was no really viable platform that could allow a large number of people attend a virtual event from any location globally and simultaneously. Additionally, other functionalities such as the ability to record the event and download of such recordings were also not available. Webinars evolved from the need to host such events, whether between just a few attendees or on a large scale with hundreds and even up to a thousand attending. In the beginning, it was cumbersome but with time, webinars became better and today, the demands are huge. It is no longer sufficient to have a platform that can host a webinar as users are now demanding a lot of functionalities to enable them add value to their events and wow their attendees.

Although there are a number of platforms that provide webinar services, meeting and even exceeding the ever-increasing demands of webinar hosts is quite tough. One webinar services platform that consistently wows its customers and their attendees is MeetingBurner. MeetingBurner is one of the most robust and powerful webinar and online meeting services providers on the internet today. The platform packs several features that makes it a natural choice for any meeting or webinar host looking to make an impression on attendees with a seamless and feature-rich event. MeetingBurner is much easier to use than many other providers and it has faster loading time too. Additionally, contrary to the tradition of users having to endure ads while using a freemium-model product, MeetingBurner provides a version of its services for free with no ad support. Users get to enjoy the platform’s enterprise-grade services without being bothered by ads.

MeetingBurner has no download requirements that would constitute any trouble for users and therefore, no need for installations, trainings and all of that. It is a cloud-hosted application that is laser-focused on providing an outstanding experience for both the host and attendees. It is also optimized for cross-platform usage thus allowing users access the platform and attend meetings/webinars on their PCs, and mobile devices including iPhone, iPad and Android phones.

Signing Up to Use MeetingBurner

MeetingBurner has gone through the trouble of ensuring that its hassle-free and streamlined interface also reflects in the user’s ability to sign up for an account in just a few seconds. According to the platform, it should take just about 10 seconds to sign up for an account. Simply get to the homepage and click on the ‘Continue’ button located on the page. The button is placed at eye-level and cannot be missed. Clicking the button will display a small form on the page containing three fields;

  • First Name
  • Email Address
  • Password

After filling in the required details, click on the ‘Continue’ button at the bottom of the form. This completes the process but you may check your inbox for any additional emails from MeetingBurner.

Costs of Using MeetingBurner

MeetingBurner is built to provide outstanding experience, one that the platform insists will outweigh its competitors’ offerings and then the platform throws in an extra; ‘at a lower price’. MeetingBurner has two subscription plans with prices attached and another which is absolutely free. The plans are as follows:

  • Premier: This costs $99.95/month and accommodates a maximum of 1000 attendees. It is Mac and PC compatible and subscribers on this plan get support via phone and email. Enabled features include instant screen sharing, audio-conferencing, mobile attendee support, meeting scheduling, meeting attendee of host, In-meeting chat, Customizable meeting registration page, automated email reminders, Facebook promotion tool, registration widget, meeting recording, Full Voice-over-IP, recorded meeting scheduling, Aweber integration, custom registration forms, attendee emailing, Paywall Paypal integration, Autopilot meetings, meeting analytics, automated SMS reminders, instantly change presenters.
  • Pro: This costs $39.95/month and accommodates a maximum of 50 attendees. It is Mac and PC compatible and subscribers on this plan get support via phone and email. Enabled features include instant screen sharing, audio-conferencing, mobile attendee support, meeting scheduling, meeting attendee of host, In-meeting chat, Customizable meeting registration page, automated email reminders, Facebook promotion tool, registration widget, meeting recording, Full Voice-over-IP, recorded meeting scheduling, Aweber integration, custom registration forms, attendee emailing, instantly change presenters.
  • Free: This free of charge and accommodates a maximum of 5 attendees. It is Mac and PC compatible and subscribers on this plan get support via email. Enabled features include instant screen sharing, audio-conferencing, mobile attendee support, meeting scheduling, meeting attendee of host, In-meeting chat, Customizable meeting registration page, automated email reminders, Facebook promotion tool and registration widget.

Benefits of MeetingBurner

  • Highly Competitive Prices: Compared to other major players in the space, MeetingBurner has the most attractive prices when placed against the features offered. For example, on competing platforms like GoToWebinar, it costs $499.95 per month for a package that contains features such as Meeting scheduling, Free Conference Line and Custom Branding with 1,000 attendees while customers would have to call Webex to get a pricing for a similar package. However, all these features and others including Like-live replays, No Attendee downloads, Paypal integration and social sharing are available on MeetingBurner for just $99.95/month.
  • Attendees Enjoy Live Video Streaming: MeetingBurner enables a host to swap presenters very easily and also share screen during the meeting. It is also easy to record the meeting and share the recording with other people. Conference calling is enabled and integrated with the platform thus available to users.
  • Enhanced Analytics: MeetingBurner allows users to get deeper insight int their meetings and events apart from just hosting. This is done with its proprietary analytics which gives the platform an edge over its competitors.