Slack alternatives: The best team messaging software

We examine some of the best alternatives to Slack


Collaboration and messaging tools have long been transforming the way colleagues interact and have become essential in office environments.

Not only are they great for instant messaging both in and outside of the office, but these software tools are a good way to share files and information on the go.

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Slack is very popular for exactly this – but it's not the only capable software out there. Here we list some of the best alternatives to Slack for those in search of something different.

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