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Customizing the Chatbox UI: Adding a custom header

It’s been a while since we added a feature to allow customers to add that extra bit of flexibility to their TalkJS chat user interfaces (UIs), through TalkJS themes. Since then, we’ve been trying to increase the customizability of the UIs while also sticking true to our mission – providing you with a full-featured messaging Read More

Add in-app chat to your web app or marketplace with TalkJS

A while back, I sat down with Kevin William David of Siftery for an interview about why we’re building TalkJS. TalkJS is integrated messaging for every web and mobile product. Add user-to-user chat to your web app or add buyer-seller messaging to your online marketplace or social platform. You’ll have it up and running in 10 minutes. Kevin Read More

Announcing Group Messaging

Make your platform more collaborative It’s that time again, we have a new feature! TalkJS is an integrated and a real time messaging service for online marketplaces, web apps or social platforms. We built a messaging service for private one-on-one chats, when we started getting requests from our customers to be able to add more people to Read More

How adding direct buyer-seller chat saved Crowdyhouse 30% support time

Crowdyhouse is Europe’s leading marketplace for self-producing designers to sell their collections. By removing the obstacles between designers and design fans worldwide they’re creating a trusted, transparent, and efficient marketplace to buy and sell beautiful products.   The mission of Crowdyhouse Crowdyhouse is on a mission to give independent professional designers the exposure they deserve and Read More

TalkJS Unlimited

Our goal here at TalkJS is to reduce the cost of running chat in your app. Therefore, all TalkJS plans now include unlimited users and unlimited simultaneous conversations. Just copy-paste our code and get started for free. Nice, but why? When we first launched TalkJS, the plug&play buyer-seller chat for marketplaces, Joshua and I thought hard about Read More

Announcing TalkJS Themes

From the day we launched in beta last September, TalkJS has been all about getting a great messaging experience for users with next to no effort. We noticed that sites and apps, all over the internet, were building their user-to-user messaging from scratch, yet they all ended up with nearly the same user interface. Building a great Read More

Why today’s leading marketplaces Airbnb, Booking, and Upwork all double down on messaging

In the last couple of months, some of the most successful online marketplaces released new and improved messaging systems. Whether you facilitate booking rooms, freelance jobs or hotels, messaging allows buyers and sellers to communicate directly; making it informal and efficient. Let’s dive into how Upwork, Airbnb, and Booking integrated messaging in their hugely successful Read More