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Mibbit Alternatives

Mibbit is described as 'No Java, no flash. With Mibbit, chatting online is easy, just choose your nickname and press go! No sign-up is required and you can use it from wherever you are with just a web browser' and is an website in the social & communications category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Mibbit, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac and BSD. The best alternative is Thunderbird, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Mibbit are SeaMonkey, HexChat, mIRC and KVIrc.

Mibbit alternatives are mainly IRC Clients but may also be Email Clients or Web Browsers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Mibbit.
This page was last updated Jun 7, 2022
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  1. Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox.

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  2. Web-browser, advanced e-mail, newsgroup and feed client, IRC chat, and HTML editing in one application. Itis built on the open source Mozilla Gecko engine, the same code which underlies Thunderbird and is the base for the Firefox browser.

    Linux version browser


  3. HexChat icon

    HexChat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    • Xfce
    • MacPorts
    • XQuartz

    HexChat is an IRC client based on XChat for Linux , but unlike XChat it’s completely free for both Windows and Unix-like systems.

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  4. mIRC icon

    mIRC

    • Windows

    mIRC is a popular Internet Relay Chat client used by millions of people, and thousands of organizations, to communicate, share, play and work with each other on IRC networks around the world.

    Main Window
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    KVIrc

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com

    KVIrc is a free portable IRC client based on the excellent Qt GUI toolkit. KVirc is being written by Szymon Stefanek and the KVIrc Development Team with the contribution of many IRC addicted developers around the world.

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  6. irssi icon

    irssi

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Cygwin

    Irssi is a terminal based IRC client for UNIX systems. It also supports SILC and ICB protocols via plugins.

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    XChat for Linux

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    XChat is an IRC chat program for both Linux and Windows. It allows you to join multiple IRC channels (chat rooms) at the same time, talk publicly, private one-on-one conversations etc. Even file transfers are possible.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.8.8, released in May 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Main UI
  8. ZeroChat icon

    ZeroChat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Python
    • JavaScript
    • ZeroNet

    An IRC-like internet chatroom hosted on ZeroNet, a distributed network. 0rc is a fully distributed website, and messages are shared through peers using the ZeroNet stack. In addition, making a new chatroom website is a simple as downloading the files and cloning the site.

    Discontinued

    Last update on github made over 5 years (March 13, 2016).

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  9. Kiwi IRC icon

    Kiwi IRC

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Google Chrome

    A hand-crafted IRC client that you can enjoy. Designed to be used easily and freely. More friendly than other webirc clients giving the general public an easy option to connect to any IRC network.

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  10. Konversation icon

    Konversation

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Konversation is an IRC client which gives you speedy access to Freenode network's channels, where you will find support for most distributions.

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