What are Google Hangouts?
Google Hangouts is a video, chat and broadcast platform that you can use for multiple purposes, including:
- holding individual or group meetings in real time
- recording and/or broadcasting live a meeting, interview, demonstration or panel discussion (when panellists are all at different locations)
- maintaining a chat conversation over time with individuals or groups
The following document will step you through the process of using Google Hangouts and Hangouts on Air.
You can follow the links in the document, and note that related how-to’s are listed below should you want to learn more.
If you find it’s low, try turning off your webcams. If it’s still a problem, try muting everyone’s microphone if they’re not speaking.