Best 6 virtual backgrounds for Zoom and Google Meets Halloween 2021

Halloween is the perfect opportunity to have some fun with a virtual background! Try one of the following for a festive team meeting or funny online class!


Virtual backgrounds can create a fun atmosphere for online meetings. Although Google Meet, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom have some selection, it can be fun to do something a bit more personal. Try one of our backgrounds to get into the Halloween spirit 👻!

The Haunted House


Adapted from Haunted House Halloween from Pixabay

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The Witches Hat


Adapted from Haunted House Halloween and Halloween Ghost Spooky from Pixabay

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The Pirate Hat


Adapted from Pirate ship, Palm tree silhouette shadow island, and Pirate Sailor Captain from Pixabay

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The Viking Helmet


Adapated from Boat ship mask and Viking helmet from Pixabay

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The Jester's Hat


Adapted from Fairy tale castle and Blue Fool's Hat from Pixabay

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Halloween Theme


Adapted from Halloween ghost pumpkin bat skull from Pixabay

Download the Halloween Themed virtual background
Elaine Chew
Aradhana Iyer-Vohra
Published: October 26, 2021

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