I’m sure many-a-tear was shed in October 2017 when AOL announced its famed Instant Messenger app would shut down for good at the end of the year.
To recap, Yahoo, ICQ, and Nimbuzz all run their own closed chat services, whereas Pidgin and e Buddy both aggregate other common chat clients into a single interface. As always, you can leave all your thoughts, opinions, and suggestions in the comments below. He was formerly the Creative Editor and Finance Editor.
They include Facebook, Google Plus (via Google Hangouts), Snapchat, and Instagram.
And if you’re looking for Whats App alternatives, you also have plenty of choice. We’ve covered them all in detail elsewhere on the site.
Here are five online instant messaging services you can use to chat with friends and family.
If you’re a social media addicte Buddy (formerly known as e-Messenger) could be your solution.