Google clearly intends to compete with Microsoft Teams and the widely used Zoom.
What we like about Google Meet compared to other well-known video software:
Of course, the usual options for video conferencing are present as well. For example, you can customize your background, or have it blurred.
To change the Lay-Out options, click on the three dots at the bottom of the screen and you will see the menus shown below. When you then click Change Lay-Out you can customize the screen to your liking.
You can start a meeting with just a few clicks, add people via their email address or send them the automatically generated link.
Want to give it a try? Follow this link.