Snak Alternatives

    Snak is described as 'Popular shareware IRC client for Macintosh' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Snak for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, the Web and Mac. The best alternative is Thunderbird, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Snak are HexChat (Free, Open Source), mIRC (Paid), XChat for Linux (Free, Open Source) and KVIrc (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 6, 2020

    • Subway is a web-based IRC client with a multi-user backend and a JavaScript-heavy UI. View 63 alternatives to Subway

      Discontinued

      Subway is in hiatus, i.e. it's not currently functional and not under active development, but the plan is to finish this project some point in the future. Meanwhile currently the maintainer strongly suggests taking a look at Shout .

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
    • A modern web IRC client. Built on Node.js. View 64 alternatives to Maid-IRC
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Node.JS


    • jsIRC is written using Socket.IO, node.js, jQuery Title Alert and Sencha ExtJS, relying on string.js, Lo-Dash and PhantomJS. View 68 alternatives to jsIRC

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer accessible and the GitHub repo hasn't been updated since May 17th, 2015.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Socket.io
      • Node.JS
      • jQuery
    • bIRC is a simple, lightweight and flexible IRC-Client written in Bash. bIRC doesn't require an installation and can be launched by executing a single script file. View 53 alternatives to bIRC
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
    • leafChat is an IRC client for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. View 63 alternatives to leafChat
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • WebIRC runs as a server and is always connected to your favorite IRC networks. Seamlessly open the same session from home, work, and your mobile devices to continue exactly where you left off. View 64 alternatives to WebIRC
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
    • CGI:IRC is a Perl/CGI program that lets you access IRC from a web browser, it is designed to be flexible and has many uses such as an IRC gateway for an IRC network, a chat-room for a website or to access IRC when stuck behind a restrictive firewall. View 63 alternatives to CGI:IRC
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
      • Self-Hosted
      • Perl
    • Nettalk is a powerful but easy to use free (open source) IRC-client for Windows. The smart user interface is based on Windows standards, so it is easy to get used to it. View 62 alternatives to Nettalk
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • jakeIRC is a web-based Meteor IRC client that allows users to connect to their favorite IRC channels. View 67 alternatives to jakeIRC
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Meteor
      • npm
    • Gnotty ties the knot between the web and IRC. It is designed to assist open source projects that host an IRC channel for collaboration on their project. Gnotty is BSD licensed. View 67 alternatives to Gnotty
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Python