Best Instant Messaging & Chat Software in 2018

This software offers tools for teams to chat in real time, in private or open channels, and communicate more effectively. Instant messaging apps are designed for teams to work together, by allowing them to switch between different chat rooms. These tools also offer easy file sharing, ability to share links, documents, and save and archive chats for later reference. These tools are especially important for remote teams, since they allow them to constantly interact with each other, so as not to feel isolated. It lets team members easily see what others are working on at any given point of time. This category also includes live chat software that allows customers or site visitors to interact with customer support executives in real time. This type of software helps businesses convert website visitors into customers by instantly addressing their questions. 


Slack 91


Slack brings team communication into one place, instantly searchable, archivable and available whenever you go. More Information...


Glip 84


Glip is the secure instant messenger designed for teamwork. More Information...


Huddle 82


Huddle is a cloud-based collaboration and content management software. More Information...


Freshchat 75


Freshchat is a live chat product exclusively for small teams. It helps businesses to do one thing and do it really well — convert website visitors into customers. More Information...

Contus Fly

Contus Fly 70


A multi-faceted chat app development solution that helps to build instant messaging apps that power real-time communication with a native experience. More Information...


Circuit 62


Circuit is a cloud-based collaboration platform for businesses, bringing voice, video, messaging, files and screen sharing together into one app. More Information...


Chatwee 54


Live chat app facilitating real-time interaction between members of online communities via private, public and group conversations. More Information...


Sameroom 52


Sameroom is a platform that lets you share chatrooms between teams working with different real-time communication platforms. More Information...

Output Messenger

Output Messenger 52


A private, secure, client-server model corporate messenger that drives employees engagement. Messenger is designed for all small through big enterprise to collaborate easily. More Information...


ChatGrape 46


ChatGrape is a business communication solution with deep service integration to make all data from your cloud services available to your team right as you type. More Information...

Bopup Communication

Bopup Communication 34


Instant Messaging (IM) server for internal and secure collaboration over corporate and business networks with Active Directory support, IM archiving, offline messaging. More Information...

Bopup Messenger

Bopup Messenger 34


Fast and fully managed instant messenger for secure IM in business and corporate environments with encryption of private and group collaborations, offline messaging. More Information...


Animalous 32


Animalous is the leading anonymous and secure communication app with true end-to-end encryption More Information...


Treev 32


Treev is a web-browser plugin that allows you to access all of your cloud files in one place. More Information...

Troop Messenger

Troop Messenger 28


Troop Messenger office chat app that has been designed professionally loaded with germane features letting you have a rich chat experience with your team members. More Information...


Blink 27


Blink is the simplest and fastest way for companies to deliver integrated digital experiences to their people. The single pane of glass into all your apps, data and workflow. More Information...


EngageDots 27


EngageDots helps keep all business communications in one place and manage your employees, projects & clients. It synchronise your team and fix communication failures at work. More Information...




DROTR is messenger that simultaneously translates messages, voice and video calls. It allows you to communicate with foreigners in your native language without interpreters. More Information...


Noodle 41


Noodle Social Intranet Software enables companies to collaborate and share ideas, documents, calendars, forms, and manage projects and workflows within a single secure site. More Information...


Box 92


Box is an online file sharing and personal cloud content management service for businesses More Information...




JIRA Software is an issue and project tracking tool used by software development teams. More Information...


Basecamp 89


Basecamp is a cloud-based collaboration and project management tool. More Information...


ProvideSupport 89


Provide Support is a Live Chat software that can be used with websites in real time. More Information...

Google Sites

Google Sites 88


Google Sites is a structured web page-creation tool for making a team-oriented sites where multiple people can collaborate and share files. More Information...


Taskworld 86


Trusted by thousands of teams across 80 countries, Taskworld allows you to finish work on time, communicate seamlessly and get real time performance insights. More Information...


Asana 85


Asana facilitates effective teamwork by keeping communication and task management in one place. More Information...

Workplace by Facebook

Workplace by Facebook 84


Workplace by Facebook is a business collaboration app that improves collaboration and communication in the workplace. More Information...


Drift 81


Drift is a conversation-driven live-chat marketing platform. More Information...

Comm100 Live Chat

Comm100 Live Chat 80


Comm100 Live Chat is an enterprise-grade live support solution that enables businesses to engage their website visitors when they need help most. More Information...


Jostle 77


Jostle's intranet software makes it easy to inform and connect employees to get work done. 5X higher than both traditional employee portals and social intranets. More Information...


Thingthing 70


Thingthing is an iOS keyboard that allows you to share your Calendar availability, Dropbox files, Google docs, Todoist tasks, Facebook photos, Instagrams, GIFs, and more! More Information... 67

(11) is a develop-once-deploy-anywhere platform that builds conversational apps; Alexa skills, chatbots, Google Home actions & intelligent assistants in minutes. More Information...


Sinch 64


Sinch is a cloud-based mobile communications platform that enables developers to add voice, video, verification, SMS, and IM into apps with easy to integrate SDKs and APIs. More Information...


SquidHub 64


SquidHub is a simple-to-use, fun and flexible app for collaborating on anything with anyone. From projects with co-workers to birthday parties with friends. More Information...


Applozic 60


Applozic provides Cloud Based Custom Messaging platform for end-to-end communication in Mobile and Web Apps. A simple analogy is we are "White Label WhatsApp" for Enterprises More Information...

Mithi SkyConnect

Mithi SkyConnect 59


Cloud email and collaboration solution for the smart business. More Information...


BotEngine 57


BotEngine is a chatbot platform for building and deploying bots for business More Information...


Engati 55


Engati is a chatbot platform to build bots in minutes without programming. Build once and publish across 8 major platforms - FB messenger, kik, telegram, website, etc. More Information...


Debugle 50


Debugle is a simple cloud-based task management app built to help your team communicate better, become more productive and agile. More Information...


Pie 48


Pie is deliciously simple chat for work. Chat. Share files. Send pictures. Brainstorm. Collaborate. On any device. Buckle up for the most powerful chat app you’ve ever seen. More Information...


Privatoria 43

(2) is an online service which provides secure communication, anonymous surf and secure file sharing. More Information...


Hubgets 42


Business instant communication platform empowering people to collaborate via chat, file, & screen sharing, voice and video while turning experience into searchable knowledge. More Information...


Jixee 38


Jixee is a simple issue tracker for developers. It allows you to organise and stay in contact with your team and their tasks. More Information...


Snapcloud 35


Snapcloud: image storage for creatives and teams. Keep your image resources and stock photos in one place, simply organised, instantly searchable and accessible from anywhere. More Information...


HiveFlux 34


HiveFlux is a real-time task and project management app that allows users to instantly see what other team members are working on. More Information...


Cugic 32


Cugic is a renowned brand when it comes to chat software integration. Now also offering video calls. More Information...


Amium 32


Amium is a collaboration app that turns any file into a real-time activity feed & conversation. Files are synced to your computer and shared so you can work on them together. More Information...


Stample 32


Stample is a saas collaborative platform to curate, organize and share knowledge to mutualize the digital research teams. It provides an intuitive and mobile-friendly environment for all users. More Information...


Mobilimeet 29


Mobilimeet is a smart collaboration app that makes meeting participants engaged and productive before, during and after meetings. More Information...


FlySolo 28


FlySolo integrates your favourite apps and organizes your projects, files, emails, time track, tasks and activities so you don’t have to do it. More Information...


mesibo 27


A cloud communication platform that makes it remarkably simple to add real-time chat, voice and video to mobile apps, and websites, in just a few hours. More Information...

Collab Email

Collab Email 27


Collab Email is the right tool to collaborate with your teams and coworkers without leaving your Gmail window. More Information...


Reach 27


iPhone app that lets you write one message and send it to any sized group of people, across multiple platforms, while keeping each message personalized with the names of the recipients. More Information...


AsisteClick 27


A collaborative customer support platform. Chat with customers from your website, eMail, Twitter, Facebook Page and Facebook Messenger. More Information...


SnatchApp 23


SnatchApp is a full-feature messaging app available across almost any platform allowing people and businesses, to share end-to-end encrypted messages, calls, photos etc. More Information...

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