contador javascript Skip to content
Contact : alejandrasalcedo0288@gmail.com

Houseparty, what it is and how it works

Depending on the circumstances, and almost without knowing it, there are applications, series, games, etc. that become fashionable and is what has happened to Houseparty in this quarantine for the coronavirus.

Houseparty is a app for video calls very simple to use and very intuitive. As a general rule, the app par excellence for making video calls and conferences was Skype, then WhatsApp and some others made their way, as well as Instagram video calls.

7 best apps to make video calls

But, every so often, new options emerge, as is the case with Houseparty. Throughout this article we will explain how a profile is created in Houseparty and what has been our experience in two video calls.

As if it were not new, Houseparty has joined the family of Epic Games For those who do not know much about gaming territory, it is the factory of well-known games such as Fortnite, Shadow, Infinity Blade, Watch Dogs, Borderlands, The Division, Red Dead Redemption, Assassins Creeds, etc.

How to create a profile on Houseparty

We have already advanced that it is a very simple and intuitive app, and these are the steps to register with Houseparty:

  1. Download Houseparty on your Android mobile or iPhone.
  2. Open the app and focus your view at the bottom of the screen where it says "Sing up".

Image - Houseparty, what it is and how it works

  1. Then we write our mail, username, password and the date of our birth.

Image - Houseparty, what it is and how it works

  1. Now a new screen appears in which we must choose the country from where we are registering and write our phone number.
  2. After pressing "Send SMS".

Image - Houseparty, what it is and how it works

  1. On the next screen we see how Houseparty wants to connect with our friends, for this, we must press the yellow button that says "Next".
  2. It is here where he connects us with a series of contacts that we already have stored in our agenda. If we want to add someone to our Houseparty friends list, click on the green button that says "Add", otherwise click on "Next".

Image - Houseparty, what it is and how it works

  1. This is where the permissions that Houseparty requests to function appear, that is, access to mobile phone camera and microphone. Yes, they also ask us for the location, but we do not recommend giving it up.

Image - Houseparty, what it is and how it works

  1. We will already be inside Houseparty. If we slide from bottom to top leads us to the contacts, we add it, we create a group and start the video call.

Image - Houseparty, what it is and how it works

It's that simple to enjoy Houseparty, another free alternative to Skype, WhatsApp, Instagram, etc.