Slack vs. HipChat vs. Flowdock

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Description

What is Slack?

Imagine all your team communication in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. That’s Slack. All your messages. All your files. And everything from Twitter, Dropbox, Google Docs, Asana, Trello, GitHub and dozens of other services. All together.

What is HipChat?

HipChat is a hosted private chat service for your company or team. Invite colleagues to share ideas and files in persistent group chat rooms. Get your team off AIM, Google Talk, and Skype — HipChat was built for business.

What is Flowdock?

Flowdock is a web-based team chat service that integrates with your tools to provide a window into your team's activities. With the team inbox, everyone on your team can stay up to date. Stay connected with Flowdock's iOS and Android apps.

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Why do developers choose Slack?
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    Why do developers choose HipChat?
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    Why do developers choose Flowdock?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Slack?
    Downsides of Slack?

    What are the cons of using HipChat?
    No Cons submitted yet for HipChat
    Downsides of HipChat?

    What are the cons of using Flowdock?
    No Cons submitted yet for Flowdock
    Downsides of Flowdock?

    Pricing

    How much does Slack cost?
    Slack Pricing
    How much does HipChat cost?
    HipChat Pricing
    How much does Flowdock cost?
    Flowdock Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Slack?
    4106 companies on StackShare use Slack
    What companies use HipChat?
    318 companies on StackShare use HipChat
    What companies use Flowdock?
    37 companies on StackShare use Flowdock

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Slack?
    224 tools on StackShare integrate with Slack
    What tools integrate with HipChat?
    118 tools on StackShare integrate with HipChat
    What tools integrate with Flowdock?
    80 tools on StackShare integrate with Flowdock

    What are some alternatives to Slack, HipChat, and Flowdock?

    • Gitter - Messaging for people who make software. Integrated with your team, projects and your code.
    • RocketChat - Open source slack alternative
    • Mattermost - Open-source, self-hosted, Slack alternative
    • Zulip - Powerful open source group chat

    See all alternatives to Slack

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