ZeroChat Alternatives

    ZeroChat is described as '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' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 100 alternatives to ZeroChat for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Linux, Mac and Android. The best alternative is Jitsi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ZeroChat are Skype (Freemium), Slack (Freemium), Matrix.org (Free, Open Source) and Pidgin (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 19, 2021

    1. Nertivia is an chat client that allows you to chat to anyone across the world. There are a lot of features that don't require you to pay at all such as, gif profile pictures, free custom emojis and more coming soon!
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    2. Self-hosted chat for small teams.

      Discontinued

      As stated at https://github.com/sdelements/lets-chat/issues/781 , the project is no longer developed since August 2017. Last version, 0.4.0, released in June 2015, can be still downloaded from GitHub together with the source code.



    3. Facechat - Facebook dating. Meet new friends around the world. Free online chat rooms LIVE! no e-mail, no password, no registration, 100% anonymous, chat in your own language.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Android
      • Self-Hosted
      hack.chat is a minimal, distraction-free chat application.
      Channels are created and joined by going to https://hack.chat/?your-channel. There are no channel lists, so a secret channel name can be used for private discussions.

      Source code : https://github.com/hack-chat/main
    4. Features: Standard IRC features. SSL server support. Bookmarking support. Easy to use graphical user interface. Multiple servers and channels in one single window. DCC file transfer. Multiple identities for different servers. Text decorations and colors.


    5. VideoMeeting is a free and open source video conference solution built to have video calls and chats using your web browser. It is a pure web application based on WebRTC that can provide communication features within your web browser.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      IRCCloud is an IRC client with a future. Stay connected, chat from anywhere, and never miss a message.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Smuxi is an irssi-inspired, flexible, user-friendly and cross-platform IRC client for sophisticated users, targeting the GNOME desktop.

      Discontinued

      The last activity in the Smuxi project was in 2015

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • GNOME
      Polari is an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client designed for GNOME 3.
    6. Skype Lite lets you send free text messages and make voice & video calls even under limited network conditions. Stay connected Skype Lite is optimized for 2G and unstable network connections, so you can stay connected with friends and family.
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