When you log into a Camfrog forum room, the rules are made clear - "No disturbing the room with repeated text or spamming" and "No nudity or asking others to get nude", for example. Because there are several people all communicating at once, all you see is a flurry of random messages between users.Click on a contact, and you can usually see their webcam, though some "lurkers" may choose to have their camera off.It would be good to be able to expand the size of the video, but this is only available in the pro version. The overall Camfrog Video Chat interface looks a bit dated.There are plenty of people online and Camfrog Video Chat has a lot of potential as a group collaboration tool.
If nothing else, it's amusing just looking at people on their webcams who look equally confused as they stare at the Camfrog Video Chat messages scrolling past and scratch their heads. It's quite odd to accidentally tune into a conversation between a guy who's explaining to his girlfriend that she and Camfrog Video Chat are the best things that ever happened to him!
It's hard to imagine a simpler way to have a video conference—and it's the tool many in the Zapier team grab when jumping on a quick call.
Price: Free for unlimited calls with up to 8 people; /month per room Premium edition for 12 people per call, screensharing alongside video, and custom branding (currently in beta) Tip: works in Chrome, Firefox, and Opera, so you can't make calls from Safari right now. As long as you and your colleague have a Mac or i OS device, you can make a quick audio or video call over your data connection.
You've got an idea and want to run it by team members quickly, without a lot of unnecessary back-and-forth.
Or you want to check in on a coworker and see how a project is coming along.