How to Use the Internet

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The remote workplace is here to stay, there is no doubt about that. Powering the remote workplace has always been developing better relationships and increasing face-to-face communication, while increasing productivity. 


Zoom has emerged as a frontrunner for optimizing the remote workplace. Zoom, a teleconferencing tool used by schools, students, businesses, and families has become the hottest way for people to connect. Setting up your own personal Zoom account is extremely important for many reasons including: 

  • Conducting your own personal video chats 
  • Access meeting analytics such as top users by meeting minutes
  • Record lectures or meetings for future use
  • Integrating other platforms such as Slack and Zapier 
  • A free, easy-to-use UI
  • Brainstorming sessions for school or businesses with the whiteboard feature
  • Hold private seminars and webinars 


Zoom has fine-tuned this simplistic and futuristic platform for anyone to use. Zoom is a free platform for anyone to use and offers pricing tiers that allow you to unlock unlimited minutes and other interesting features that enhance your experience. Download Zoom on any device and join a video chat at any time, anywhere in the world. To learn how to create an account, follow the steps below. 

How to Set Up a Zoom Account 

Step #1: Head over to zoom.us and click Sign Up For Free 


Step #2: Enter your Email Address and click Sign Up 


Step #3: Check your Email for the Confirmation Link that Zoom sent and click Activate the Account


Step #4: Input all your credentials for your account and click Continue 


Step #5: Create your Domain or Invite your Colleagues 


Creating your Zoom account is extremely simple! Zoom’s mission is to develop a people-centric cloud service that unifies your meeting experience and improves the quality and effectiveness of communications forever. With a pandemic looming in the near future and the next generation working from home more, expect Zoom to become the next big thing. 


If you enjoyed our video tutorial on how to change the error sound effect on Mac, check out the rest of our How to Use the Internet series. This Youtube series of short video demonstrations are designed to teach users various online skills through visual storytelling, like how to stop seeing horror movie ads on Youtube and how to turn on dark mode on a Mac.


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