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Add Live Chat (GTalk/Jabber) To Your Site

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

Let me start off by saying that this has got to be one of the easiest ways to add "Live Chat" functionality to a website. I searched around for a while and I knew that I wanted to tie the live chat to my Google account (GTalk/Jabber), but didn't realize that Google already provides an API for doing this. It's called Chatback and you can create a Chatback Badge in one or more of the following flavors:
ChatBack Options
Either one can be seamlessly integrated into your site using an iFrame or a simple image/link combination. To create your badge code, visit: This page will allow you to create and customize one of the various Chatback Badges for your site.