With Marvelous, you have the choice of two different live-streaming technologies.

OPTION 1: STANDARD

Standard live-stream comes with your Marvelous account.
You can schedule two different kinds of live-streams: 

  • Broadcast (participants are view only)

  • Privates (1 on 1 - just you and your client)

The usage is based on live-streaming minutes (1,000 for teacher plans and 2,000 for studio plans). More about calculating live-streaming minutes here.

OPTION 2: ZOOM

For this option, you will require a paid Zoom account.
You can schedule two different kinds of live-streams: 

  • Group collaborative// Zoom meetings (all participants are visible on screen)

  • Broadcast//Webinar (participants are view only). To use this feature, you require the Zoom Webinar add-on feature. 

Once you initiate a Zoom live-stream, the Zoom "window" will open with full admin control.

How do I know which one to choose?

Price: If you are live-streaming infrequently and can stay under your live-streaming minutes limit, you may want to stick with the standard live-stream.

Familiarity: Many people have used Zoom and are comfortable with joining a Zoom meeting or webinar.

Do you need extra features?
If you're looking for more features, like screen sharing, waiting rooms, passwords you'll want to choose Zoom.

Did this answer your question?