Introduction to the Online Audience

Photo of a hand reaching out of a computer monitor to shake someone's hand.

As symbolized by this creepy stock photo, real connection with an online audience is possible, but it takes work and preparation.

In this section, we’ll discuss how to engage an online audience throughout your speech or presentation. From using polls and chats to enhance engagement to changing software settings to avoid distractions, we’ll offer some strategies for making sure your virtual audience stays with you.