Alternative products to Slack for Mac

19 alternative and related products to Slack for Mac

Slack for Mac
A new, improved Slack desktop app for Mac
19 Alternatives to Slack for Mac

Connect everyone in your company and turn ideas into action

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Tejas Kinger
Tejas Kinger- SaaS Product Marketing @ Freshworks Inc
I love Workplace by Facebook. I wake up every morning, open up the app, get updates on happenings at my workplace and get a pulse of the organization. Nothing beats that feeling of always having a handle on the pulse of things at your workplace.
Sean PJPGR Doran
Sean PJPGR Doran- Director of Design, Wiretap
Workplace by Facebook is like your own company's private Facebook (plus a lot of additional "work focused" features. Within it, there's Workplace Chat. With Workplace Chat, it's like Facebook Messenger — for work. Same concept of Slack with private 1:1 chats, 1-to-many chats, and the concept of "channels" is done by creating group messages based on the th… See more
Saketh Rasakatla
Saketh Rasakatla- Sr. Digital Marketer
Facebook and Instagram will show "how much time you are spending on social media". Here is the link: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/01/...
14 Alternatives to Workplace by Facebook

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The Zapier Blog
There might be only one real criteria for the best chat app for your team: How easy it is for everyone to use. With dozens of great video and text chat apps for teams-each of which include quite similar features-the deciding factor is often down to the way your team...
9to5Google
With the launch of Allo and Duo, Google telegraphed last year that Hangouts would be moving to a more enterprise focus. Today, the service is finally seeing that major revamp, with the app being split into Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet. The former is a Slack-like group chat tool, while the latter improves the video conferencing experience.
G Suite Updates Blog
Earlier today, we announced the public launch of Hangouts Meet and the Early Adopter Program for Hangouts Chat, the new enterprise-focused video meetings and online messaging experiences coming to Google Hangouts. Learn more about the new Hangouts in our blog post here: Meet the new Hangouts.
VentureBeat
Popular virtual private network (VPN) provider TunnelBear is extending its paws into a new privacy-focused product with the launch of a cross-platform password management app. Available now in beta, RememBear (get it?) is currently available on Windows, Android, Mac, and iOS, as well as through a Chrome browser extension.
TechCrunch
Google's messaging strategy can be confusing, but if there's one thing that's clear after today's Cloud Next keynote, it's that the company is doubling down on the idea that Hangouts is its enterprise product and Allo/Duo are its consumer communications apps. But now there are a couple of new wrinkles in the Hangouts story.
12 Alternatives to Hangouts Chat by Google (Early Access)

One-click sharing & In-line video plays, now on Slack.

Loom is a new kind of work communication tool that helps you get your message across through instantly shareable videos, now available inside Slack.

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Loom Blog
Thanks to amazing products like Slack, Zapier, and Segment the general market has evolved to not only requests integrations, but demand those integrations as a critical component to successful products. Early stage companies are not given a pass here. Here at Loom, we dipped our toes into the integrations pool when we launched the Loom GMail Integration in J… See more
Forbes
Meetings and emails are the bane of the modern workplace. In addition to being annoying, they radically slow down company productivity, prompting the average worker to spend only 39% of their time doing job-specific tasks. "If you look at modern communication, there's endless back and forth that leads to misunderstandings and wasted time," says Shahed Khan, … See more
6 Alternatives to Loom for Slack

A virtual office for remote & distributed teams

No - it's not VR, but it's the closest thing to in-person collaboration!
See who's available right now and what app they are working in. Talk and screenshare in one-click.

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Medium
Rajiv is co-founder of Tandem, a collaboration platform built from the ground up for distributed teams. Prior to Tandem, Rajiv led remote teams at both startups and large multinational corps. This is Part I of a three-part series synthesizing knowledge from more than 100 teams. Summary: Create and initiate low-friction opportunities for spontaneous conversat… See more
5 Alternatives to Tandem

Easily record and send video messages in Slack 📹

Text messages are handy but lack emotions 😐

Calls are essential but sometimes distracting

Video messages convey data with a human touch 🙃

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Standuply
We collected 130 the best ice breaker questions for teams. Use them to get to know your co-workers better. Included: infographic with 20 most useful questions.
Medium
This post is brought to you by Standuply - Digital Scrum Master for Slack . Want to put Scrum ceremonies on autopilot? Add Standuply to Slack today. To run a good Scrum retrospective you need several ingredients combined. Here they are. The whole team. Agile methodology recommends gathering all the members including the product owners.
16 Alternatives to Slack Video Messaging by Standuply

Schedule follow-up questions to any message in Slack 💬

No more lost messages in Slack. Ever.

You schedule a follow-up, and the bot does it all for you. Magic.

Keep calm and use the #1 Slack bot for standup meetings. And follow-ups.

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Standuply
"How To Use Slack Effectively In 2019" is the most extensive playbook on using Slack to the utmost. We spent 500 hours to make it worthy of your time.
Standuply
Two years ago Artem and I took our savings and went all in to create a bot on Slack: Standuply - Digital Scrum Master in Slack. We blindly believed we could make it.
15 Alternatives to Smart Slack Reminders

Apply a dark theme to Slack for Mac ⚫️ ✨

Sblack is a little free Mac app that applies a Dark Theme to Slack for Mac to make it easier on your eyes. Just drag and drop and you're done!

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Lifehacker
macOS: Sure, Slack might be everyone's go-to workplace communication app, but that doesn't mean it's infallible (I won't even get started on @here). Take its bright white interface, for example. It might be great for long stretches of work from 9-5, but if you're on the night shift, or simply getting some quick missives off before bed, all that #FFFFF can me… See more
20 Alternatives to Sblack

Microsoft Teams is the digital hub that brings conversations, content, assignments, and apps together in one place

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Rod Danan
Rod Danan
Teams combine Skype, Slack, Google Drive, and more into one easy to use tool. I have separate teams for Marketing, Product Dev, Customer Support, and more. You can create channels in each one with their own conversations, files, and other tabs. I use Planner for Project Management and you can add tabs for each project the team is working on. I have pretty… See more
Csaba Toth
Csaba Toth
We use Teams in our Office package and every user is happy with it, especially with their Skype for Business integration.
NikolaK
NikolaK- Marketing & Analytics Mandrak
Microsoft Teams is great within organization that use Office ecosystem. The nativeness of onedrive and office product is just amazing. Files, calendar, skype, all is there in one browser (and desktop app if need be). Teams offers creation of teams and channels within them. Every team has a wiki, files and integration. All the office files can be embeded wi… See more
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The Verge
Microsoft Teams is turning two years old, and it's getting a load of new features to rival Slack. Background customization, a new whiteboard feature, real-time captions, and Live Events are on the way. Microsoft also revealed that more than 500,000 organizations are now using Microsoft Teams.
11 Alternatives to Microsoft Teams

A list of apps that support 🌃 dark mode

Dark Mode List is a list of apps and sites that support dark mode

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Cult of Mac
Which apps have a proper dark mode? That's the urgent question on the lips of every obsessive nerd who owns an iPhone X and wants to squeeze the best possible battery life out of it. Dark Mode List answers that question. The site serves up a list of apps that support dark mode, and not just on the iPhone.
Genbeta
¿A quién no le gusta su estúpido y sensual modo oscuro en una aplicación?. Cuando nuestros ojos se cansan de todo el blanco que solemos ver en la pantalla, viene bien tener la opción de cambiar la interfaz por algo menos brillante, y es así como muchas aplicaciones y sitios web han añadido ese tema oscuro a sus plataformas.
Lifehacker
Dark Mode, a feature that replaces your usual black-on-white display with white-on-black, is easier on the eyes and makes you feel like you own bitcoin. The site Dark Mode List lists macOS apps, iOS apps, and websites that support the feature, and tells you how to enable each one.
Ycombinator
"Curated" generally implies the selections were hand-picked by a single person or small group of people, presumably because they are high-quality. There's a big difference between, say, "Curated list of the best sci-fi novels" and "100 most popular sci-fi books from Reddit." The word is definitely abused by some but it still conveys useful information when u… See more
22 Alternatives to Dark Mode List

Collaboration software that brings your team together.

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Joe Lewis
Joe Lewis- Maker of Hexopress.com & Writango.com
Been using it at work. Best way to keep in touch with the team and the rest of the company. Pros: Forum for company wide broadcasts. Intuitive UI Con: Code blocks are not yet supported in postings
Hemanth Kumar Reddy
Hemanth Kumar Reddy- Product Marketer @ Zoho Corp.
Zoho Connect is a team collaboration platform and a great alternative to Slack. It lets you create your own private social network for your organization and gives you all those tools you would require for collaborating with your team effectively like groups, channels, task boards, knowledge management, custom Apps etc. You can also check out Zoho Cliq (www.z… See more
Ramon
Ramon- Startup Enthusiast
All-in-one team software
12 Alternatives to Zoho Connect

The fastest way to sync your team with ongoing projects

Winio is a simple collaboration tool for everyone, where thousands of individuals – from freelancers to huge teams – unleash their potential, find time to collaborate, make ideas come to life and celebrate achievements together.

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Daniel Lobo
Daniel Lobo
I am obviously biased but Winio is the most straightforward and efficient task management and collaboration tool out there, not only because it is effective at organizing projects and encouraging collaboration, but also allows and incentives collaborator to write things down.
Daniel Lobo
Daniel Lobo
You can give winio a try. It's crazy simple to start working on it. You have projects and inside of it attachments, tasks, and discussions. It doesn't have a ton of features that you won't use anyway. It just does its thing.
Daniel Lobo
Daniel Lobo
Good UI and just works!
7 Alternatives to Winio

Text and Facebook messaging from Slack

Heymarket brings text and Facebook messages to Slack channels. It's great for monitoring and replying to messages for customer support, dispatch, and sales inquiries.

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Heymarket
As a small team of developers, we're avid Slack users. We live in the app each day updating team members, requesting feedback, and planning deploys. One of the only times we leave Slack is to message with customers. We wanted to change that, so we integrated our own app, Heymarket, into Slack.
9 Alternatives to Heymarket for Slack
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