1. To combat with the high demand of customers and the privacy concerns on Zoom, Skype opens a new type of video chat.
  2. Neither the Skype host nor guests need an account to join the meeting.
  3. There is no sign-up required and no equipment to install.
  4. Skype describes the new Meet Now feature as a “hassle-free way to connect” that doesn’t require signing up to any account or downloading any software.

SCOOTER NOTE: We believe in testing multiple platforms to find the right fit for your company and employees. With video conferencing at an all-time high and growing, we suggest researching both Zoom and Skype. Compare the advantages and disadvantages of both to make a strategic decision for your business.