Compare GoToWebinar vs. Livestorm

Looking for a webinar tool that fits your needs? Compare the best webinar tools of 2023.


What are the biggest differences?

GoToWebinar and Livestorm are both comparable webinar software tools. However, there are a number of important differences with regard to usage and features.

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GDPR Proof?

The GDPR law is becoming increasingly important and stricter enforced, so you must be sure that your webinar software is fully GDPR proof. It is important that all your data is processed and stored in Europe in accordance with European legislation. Since July 2020, you have been in violation of the GDPR if you work with American companies, such as GoToWebinar.

Read more about GDPR and Privacy Shield here.

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Application vs. Browser Based

GoToWebinar and Zoom both offer a web-based version. Still, most of GoToWebinar and Zoom's functionality runs on the downloadable application. Many webinars that are given with GoToWebinar and Zoom require viewers to download the application.

Make sure your webinar software is web-based. This makes it accessible for viewers and increases attendance by up to 60 percent.

Pros and cons of GoToWebinar

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  • Evaluation form
  • More integration possibilities
  • Support by phone
  • Not GDPR compliant
  • Difficult to use
  • Download necessary

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100% GDPR Compliant

Are you sure that all your data is securely stored according to European guidelines? Then choose WebinarGeek. All data you store in WebinarGeek is safely stored on servers located in Europe. WebinarGeek is completely GDPR-proof and ensures that all data is processed according to European legislation.

Do you work with GoToWebinar? Then your data and customer data are not safe, as the Privacy Shield between Europe and the United States has been declared invalid.

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Downloads result in a lower attendance

Unlike desktop software, web-based apps are accessible anytime, anywhere, as long as you have access to a device with an internet connection. By downloading and running an application, participation in a webinar becomes less accessible. Moreover, it is often not possible to download an application in a secure company network.

WebinarGeek is completely web-based, this ensures that your webinars are easy to use and very accessible for the viewer.

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Both GoToWebinar and Livestorm are in the higher price segment. Both tools are offered from € 89 per month. A huge contrast to the € 19 per month for which you can already subscribe at WebinarGeek!

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