Webinar Glossary

Livestorm's guide to key webinar and video communication terms.

Webinar Glossary
Webinar basics
Equipment and setup
Room features
Webinar marketing
Video communication


Web RTC is short for web real-time communications. It is an open framework that facilitates real-time interaction between any devices that support a web browser.


Webcasts are real-life professional events that are recorded and broadcasted online.

Webinar API

A Webinar API is the ultimate integration solution for webinar organizers. With a webinar API, you can quickly and easily connect your webinar platform with other services while keeping full control over user data and experience.

Webinar Invitation

A webinar invitation is a digital call to action for online conferences and meetings. It's a powerful tool used by marketers, businesses, and event organizers to create anticipation and excitement for virtual events.

Webinar Series

A webinar series consists of a set of online events hosted consecutively, typically on the same topic, for marketing purposes. It includes multiple one-time sessions (or “episodes”) that can be accessed by attending attendees or those who are watching replays.

Webinar Whiteboard

A webinar whiteboard is a powerful tool for online workshops and discussions.

Webinar chat

A webinar chat is a discussion between webinar hosts and participants within the confines of the webinar room.

Webinar dashboard

A webinar dashboard is a central location for data and insights about a webinar.

Webinar integration

Webinar software integrations connect different tools to a webinar software to create one unified system.

Webinar live polls

Webinar live polls sample attitudes or opinions towards a certain subject during a presentation.

Webinar metrics

Webinar metrics help to inform webinar organizers about the success and performance of their webinars.

Webinar moderator

Webinar moderators help to mediate webinar presentations by supporting the role of the speakers and host.

Webinar questions

In a webinar setting, questions can be submitted throughout the presentation to give attendees a way to interact with hosts.

White Label Webinar

A white label webinar is a customized event tailored to the organizer's brand, hosted on a third-party platform without any external branding or advertising.

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