What is the new Meerkat app?

Updated March 23, 2015 ‚óŹ 786 views

Meerkat is the brand new social app that's taking over your Twitter feed. Search for #meerkat and every second, you will see people broadcasting themselves, ready for you to watch them live from your phone or your laptop!

If you are on Meerkat, this is a new channel to promote yourself and post your Meerkat username.

NOTE: Please don't just say follow me on Meerkat. Say something about yourself and why people should follow you. And also attach a photo of you.


What is Meerkat app?

Meerkat allows you to stream live video from your phone to all of your Twitter followers at once. Press 'Stream', and instantly your live video stream shows up in your follower's Twitter feeds. 

When your followers have the app, they will also get pushed notified with your live stream, watch, comment and interact with it using the app. 

The rules of Meerkat:

  • Everything that happens on Meerkat happens on Twitter.
  • Streams will be pushed to followers in real time via push notifications.
  • People can only watch it live. There are no reruns. 
  • You can save your streams to your phone, but Meerkat will never keep them.
  • Watchers can retweet any stream to their followers in real time.
  • Everyone can watch on web.
  • Be kind.

Meerkat requires iOS 8 and higher. Works on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Optimized for iPhone 4 and higher.



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