What is a webinar?

As its name suggests, a webinar is a seminar hosted online. Similar to in-person events, webinar hosting allows you to share live audio and/or video with an audience along with files and other media.

what's the difference between Webinars and online meetings?

Webinars are generally hosted as online presentations where the host delivers content to an audience in a structured, rehearsed format. Online meetings are meant for collaboration and allow all participants to share audio, video, and other content. 

what do i need to be able to host a webinar?

First, you'll need to sign up for a webinar service. If you haven't already done so, you can start a free trial of BigMarker here. You'll also need a computer, web microphone, webcam (if you're planning to share video), and a strong internet connection. Learn more about hosting your first webinar here.