Comparing the Benefits of Audio-only Meetings and Video Conferences

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Video conferencing has quickly grown in popularity, and for good reason. With more people working remotely, online conferences have seen a huge spike in use.

While video conferencing is a powerful tool for communicating online, its dramatic increase in popularity overshadowed the benefits of audio-only conferences, leaving many with the impression that audio-only meetings are no good. But we think differently. There are a handful of benefits and drawbacks that come with both communication options, and we’re here to get to the bottom of it all. Read More...

Showing Gratitude to Our FreeConferenceCall.com Community

Recently I sent out an email to thank our wonderful community. I wanted to say thank you for helping us provide free communications to people around the world. I also wanted to share some stories that had been shared with us. Stories from people who used our tools to stay connected with friends and family during this pandemic. Stories from non-profits who are focused on creating lasting changes in their communities. And stories from churches around the world who have continued to gather in fellowship because of the free audio and video conferencing we are only able to provide because of you, our incredible community of users.

In this email I also asked people to share their stories with us. I was overwhelmed. The stories were beyond powerful. In particular, many stories were shared about the transformative moment we as a country, and, hopefully as a world, are experiencing. Here is one such story: Read More...

How to Improve Audio Quality on a Conference Call

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With more people turning to conference calls to stay connected, audio quality is becoming increasingly more important. People depend on high quality conference calls for exchanging information accurately and staying engaged in their conversations.

There are a handful of things you can do to improve your audio quality and ensure you experience the best your conferencing service has to offer. Read More...

5 Ways Business Will Change After Covid-19

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Over the past month, the world of business changed dramatically. Covid-19 left an imprint on companies everywhere, forcing leaders, employees and everyone in between to use video conferencing to stay in touch. The global workforce shifted from coming into an office five days a week to working exclusively from home.

According to Fortune Magazine, “[company leaders] are thinking about more permanent changes in how we all work—shifts that will last much longer than this crisis and could forever reconfigure the entire notion of offices.” Read More...

How to Use Online Meetings with Your Customers

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No matter what industry you’re in, meetings with customers are essential for the success of your business. Whether you provide a service or offer a product, you want to develop a strong relationship with your customers to ensure you’re received well throughout the community.

Online meetings are perfect tools for connecting with customers and learning more about your company from the client’s perspective. It’s become even more important now when many businesses can’t meet face to face with their customers. Online meetings are essential for keeping communications with your business and its community open. Read More...

5 Best Practices for Video Conferencing and Protecting User Data

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We have seen millions of new people enter the audio and video conferencing space in 2020. To aide this group, we'd like to share some best practices and tips that will help ensure you have a great, secure experience.

Our team at Free Conference Call takes security and the protection of our community's privacy very seriously. That is likely why Federal and State Governments have deemed us to be an approved vendor. Read More...