Pidgin is an interesting instant messenger client that will allow you to chat with users that use various accounts, like Jabber, Google Talk, Yahoo! or MSN. What's more, you will be able to start a session with various accounts at the same time or send files. If you use Linux, Pidgin is a good and very complete option to keep in touch with all your friends without having to worry about what messenger service they use.
One of the most popular messaging clients for Linux
Previously known as Gaim, this instant messenger client is multiprotocol, in other words, it can connect to multiple networks, and what's more, it allows you to use various accounts simultaneously. Among the features of Pidgin it is worth highlighting:
- Conversations registry.
- Notifies you when a contact connects or disconnects.
- File transfer.
- Support for webcam.
- It allows various customization options.
Speak with all your friends from various accounts thanks to Pidgin.