During this time, the maximum number of people in a single live broadcast room was about 500 people. In contrast, the author opened BIGO LIVE at the same time and swiped a few pages. The live broadcast room with the largest number of people only had more than 400 people, and the number of viewers in most rooms was about 100 people. Regardless of the number of people or the interaction in the live broadcast room, it can be seen that users still have a high degree of acceptance for the live broadcast function of Insight Timer.
The introduction of live streaming into the meditation app can be popular in the United States, where live streaming is not particularly popular, because in Insight Timer, "Meditation teachers are KOLs and anchors, and the meditation courses that have been widely accepted in the United States are covered with live broadcasts. "The coat", and the form of live text message service broadcast also strengthens the communication between users and teachers.
Specifically, the live broadcast format breaks the interaction between teachers and users in traditional meditation apps. Previously, online, users mostly accepted the teacher's guidance through audio, but in the live broadcast function of Insight Timer, meditation teachers can guide users in real time, which is equivalent to moving offline meditation courses to online. Moreover, the live broadcast also makes the interaction between teachers and users no longer limited to "guidance", but becomes a two-way interaction.