Glimpse Hosting Guide

Helena Merk
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3 min readJun 4, 2020

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Glimpse is the app that will spice up all of your online social events 🥳.

Perfect for any group, from 4 to 400,000 to get to know each other at a deeper level.

You match 1-on-1 via video for 2 minutes at a time.

This post will include:

  1. Effortless setup
  2. Event Suggestions
  3. Customization Features

Effortless Setup

  1. Visit and make an account.
  2. Give your room a fun name and description
  3. Click “copy invite” and share the link with everyone you want to invite!

Event Types

Still not sure? Here’s some types events we’ve elevated already:

  • Happy Hours: from office happy hours, to Y Combinator founders getting together, to college friends. With our recent introduction of minigames this becomes even more fun!
  • Meetings: Keep your team energized and social! Zoom fatigue is real. After creating a room on Glimpse, share the link through the zoom chat.
  • Influencer Meetup: perfect if you have a large following and are looking to engage your fans in a new way. while waiting to speak with you, they can meet one another! Check out our influencer guide for details.
  • Birthday Parties: everyone should get some 1-on-1 time with the person of honor. Have you noticed how awkward it is in a group video call? Friends coming together from all parts of someone’s lives, need ice breakers, casual chats, and something with spunk.
  • Weddings: After the Bride and Groom give their vows, they should have the opportunity to chat with everyone at their event. Liven your party and get people chatting.
  • Icebreakers: groups are weird! there’s a reason we bring +1s to events and tag team. Make it easy for your attendees by starting with a Glimpse session. We prevent awkward with a timer, games, and conversation prompts.
  • Networking: perfect if you are looking for a way to make your zoom webinar interactive with out any additional overhead. Paste in your Glimpse link and have everyone hop on at the same time. For more details about running a successful…

Helena Merk

Currently building Streamline Climate