Tag Archives: video conferencing

169 – StarLeaf

New on the list in 2018 it moves up 22 places in 2019 The StarLeaf app is a simple, secure and reliable app for messaging, meetings and video conferencing. Website: starleaf.com Cost: Free Availability: Download app Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 89 Past […]

140 – GoToMeeting

Drops down a further 6 places in 2019 GoToMeeting is an online meeting tool based on the suite of web conferencing tools by Citrix that also includes GoToTraining and GoToWebinar. Website: gotomeeting.com Cost: Commercial. Free Trial Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 77 Top 100 Tools […]

142 – BigBlueButton

Back on the list in 2019 BigBlueButton is a web conferencing system that enables universities and colleges to deliver a high-quality learning experiences to remote students. Website: bigbluebutton.org Cost: Free. Open source Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 59 Past Overall Rankings […]

64 – Cisco WebEx

Down 15 places in 2019 Cisco Webex is web conferencing and meeting software that combines file and presentation sharing with voice, HD video and meeting spaces. Website: webex.com Cost: Commercial conferencing platform. Free Meeting spaces Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 40 Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: – Past […]

81 – Adobe Connect

Down 21 places in 2019; its lowest position on the list Adobe Connect is web conferencing software for web meetings and webinar events. Website: adobe.com/products/adobeconnect.html Cost: Commercial. Free Trial Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 52 Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 73 Past Overall Rankings 2018: 60    2017: […]

93 – Google Hangouts Meet

Down 8 places this year The original Google Hangouts is no more, but it has morphed into Google Hangouts Meet, where you can hold impromptu video meetings on the go, virtual training classes around the world, remote interviews, and much more. Websites: meet.google.com Cost: Free. Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 81 Top 100 […]

124 – Whereby (formerly appear.in)

Back up 68 places in 2019 Whereby (formerly appear.in) offers video conversations for up to 8 people for free Website: whereby.com Cost: Free. Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 80 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 66 Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: – Past Overall Rankings 2018: 192    2017: […]

200 – BlueJeans

Down 49 places in 2019 BlueJeans is a cloud-based video conferencing service that connects participants across a wide range of devices and conferencing platforms. Website: bluejeans.com Cost: Commercial. Free Trial. Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2018: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2018: – Top 100 Tools for Education 2018: x Past Overall […]

10 – Zoom

After a fast rise up the chart, Zoom is now in the same position as 2018 Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and cross platform group chat into one easy-to-use platform. Website: zoom.us Cost: Free and Premium versions Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 25 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 7 […]

19 – Skype

Down 1 place in 2019 Skype is useful for one-to-one interactions as well as group conversations. Skype for Business means it is also a key enterprise tool, and Skype in the Classroom a key educational tool. Website: skype.net Cost: Free for computer-computer use. Pay to call landlines and mobile phones, and send SMS messages Availability: Download Top 100 Tools for […]