by Karen Mares posted in webinars, virtual events

What Is a Webinar? How Are They Evolving? (UPDATED FOR 2020)

What do you imagine when you hear the word “webinar?” It feels 2009-ish, right? Technically, it’s a blend of two words: web + seminar. Webinars have come a long way since their official debut as a means of delivering information to a specific audience via the internet. Where are we today, and what does the future hold as we expand our ideas of what virtual events can be? Let’s get a glimpse into what’s possible with webinars and online events.