How To Host A Google Meet With Friends

Google Meet is a great way to connect with friends and family, especially during times when in-person gatherings are not possible. In this article, we will guide you through the process of hosting a Google Meet with your friends.

Step 1: Create a Google Account

If you don’t already have a Google account, you’ll need to create one before you can host a Google Meet. Go to and follow the prompts to create an account.

Step 2: Open Google Meet

Once you have a Google account, open your web browser and go to You can also access Google Meet through the Gmail app on your mobile device.

Step 3: Start a New Meeting

On the Google Meet homepage, you’ll see an option to “Start a new meeting.” Click on this button and enter a meeting name. You can also choose whether or not to require a meeting code for participants to join.

Step 4: Invite Your Friends

Once you’ve started the meeting, you can invite your friends by clicking on the “Invite” button and entering their email addresses. You can also share a link to the meeting with your friends so they can join directly.

Step 5: Join the Meeting

When it’s time for the meeting, click on the “Join” button and enter the meeting code if you chose to require one. You can also choose whether or not to use your camera and microphone during the meeting.

Step 6: Share Your Screen

If you need to share your screen with your friends, click on the “Present” button in the bottom toolbar. You can also choose whether or not to share audio from your computer.


Hosting a Google Meet with friends is a great way to stay connected and have fun together. By following these simple steps, you’ll be able to host a successful meeting that everyone can enjoy.