Build apps for small, intimate chats or massively scalable global experiences that amplify your monetization opportunities in social real-time engagement with fun filters, virtual gifting, contests, and more.
Built for social
Drive deeper connections between people worldwide
Outstanding quality and reliability
Agora’s real-time engagement technology ensures the highest Quality of Service (QoS) and quality of experience (QoE) on both sides of a conversation. Agora’s real-time network provides a smooth experience so your users can focus on each other—not the technology.
Make user-generated-content shine
Better engage your users with smooth, reliable interactive streaming. Creative options for AR facial masks and filters keep users having fun and excited about coming back. Agora’s platform includes voice effects— from sound mixing to reverb—and the ability to suppress local background noise and add sound effects.
Increase user monetization and satisfaction
Maximize revenue opportunities and market share by shrinking your time-to-market. Agora’s live interactive streaming enables you to integrate video chat, live voice or video calls from participants, in-stream stats, merchandise sales, and virtual gifting. These features enhance social apps with more engaging experiences.
Trusted around the world
“Our users spend as much as 30 minutes a day in video, whereas they might spend 10 minutes a day in the core product.”
GEOFF COOK, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO, THE MEET GROUP
“Our users simply love the low-latency and high-quality experience that Agora makes possible, and our numbers show it. We’ve grown more than tenfold since moving to Agora.”
JOE BRAIDWOOD, CO-FOUNDER & COO, SCENER
“When your product is designed to help rebuild social connection, reliability is essential. Agora’s network delivers the consistently reliable video communication we need for our Buddy robot.”
MARC GOURLAN, CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER, BLUE FROG
Your building blocks for an engaging social platform
- Voice Calling
- Video Calling
- Interactive Live Streaming
- Storage, distribution, and notification
- Online/offline presence
- Channel management
Chat and messaging
- Rich media messages
- Cross-platform scalability
- Message translation
- Secure and compliant
Augmented reality (AR)
- Facial masks
- Voice effects
Engage Friends. Form Communities. Reach Fans.
Agora provides everything you need to build engaging social communities.
Virtual Watch Parties
Let users enjoy their favorite shows with their favorite people anywhere in the world.
- Enable global watch parties with low-latency and scalability, from a small handful of viewers to hundreds of thousands, thanks to Agora’s unique network architecture.
- Screen a film debut to thousands of fans or enable users to watch a beloved family movie with far-flung relatives. . Scener uses Agora to power watch parties from any major streaming platform in real-time with perfectly synced video and audio.
Online-KTV/ Interactive Live Music
Connect global audiences to live entertainment
- Users don’t need to be in the same room to jam out with friends. Keep them singing with online karaoke! Create an online karaoke (KTV) experience for small or large groups anywhere in the world with Interactive Live Streaming video and audio from Agora.
- Agora’s interactive audio streaming ensures your live cast streams smoothly to anyone, on any device, anywhere in the world. Become the top karaoke star in the metaverse!
High-quality live video makes virtual dating more personal
- Millions of people meet, chat, and fall in love on social dating apps. Revenue from dating apps has increased every year since 2015, with more and more users willing to pay for high-quality features.
- The Meet Group uses Agora to provide global live streaming video and creator economy solutions for some of the world’s top social dating apps.
Reward creators with fan-driven monetization
- As the creator economy flourishes, users expect high quality experiences for their money. Agora helps creators maximize earning potential through engaging interactive features and a reliable, scalable network.
- Powered by Agora, Bolo Live is India’s #1 video live streaming platform with more than 75,000 creators. Instead of diverting users’ attention with typical ads and sponsorships, Bolo Live prioritizes fan-driven monetization via virtual gifting. This way, users remain engaged through real-time communities and gamification and creators can still make money.
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