Do you want to start chatting with XMPP? This page helps you get up and running in a matter of minutes.
1. Download a client
There are many, many XMPP clients for you to choose from. To get you started, here are some of the more popular ones:
- Conversations (Android)
- Swift.IM (OS X, Windows & Linux)
- Gajim (Windows & Linux)
- Adium (OS X)
- Pidgin (OS X, Windows & Linux)
2. Create an account
As with e-mail, you'll need an account with a service provider. Again, there are plenty of choices, from which these are only a couple of the more popular ones:
3. Log in! That's it!
Using your client, log in and start adding your friends, or visit one of the many chatrooms!