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Software Description:

Intercom makes customer communication simple.

More than 4,000 web and mobile businesses use Intercom to see and talk to their customers. They send targeted email and in-app messages, triggered by time or behavior.

Intercom shows you who is using your product and makes it easy to personally communicate with them through targeted, behavior-driven email and in-app messages.

Software Description:

Freshdesk is suited to any small or mid-sized business that requires a fully functional help or support department without the associated costs. Freshdesk is also suited to startups and freelancers, providing a free plan for unlimited number of agents.
Freshdesk provides a way to speed up customer support, automating certain laborious tasks such as sifting through requests and allocation tickets. This solution helps businesses interested in reducing man hours who wish to enable their staff to focus on just the most important tasks.

Software Description:

Olark helps its users to engage visitors on their website using instant messengers while viewing real-time and contextually relevant customer information. They can see visitor location, geographic location, and even shopping cart balances and contents.
Users can give their customers the answers they need immediately and gain powerful insights about what they want for relationships that last.
Olark live chat is the easiest way to boost sales, help solve issues and understand customers.

Features:

  • CRM Integration
  • Contact Sharing
  • Audience Targeting
  • Third-Party Plugins/Add-Ons
  • Contact Management
  • Dashboard
  • Notifications
  • Lead Management
  • Marketing Automation
  • API
  • Customer Management
  • External Integrations
  • Batch Permissions & Access
  • Email Integration
  • Data Export
  • Data Import
  • A/B Testing
  • Multi-Account
  • Multi-User
  • Password & Access Management
  • Chat

Features:

  • Chat
  • Customer Management
  • Email Integration
  • Social-Media Integration
  • Notifications
  • Dashboard
  • Task Scheduling/Tracking
  • Billing/Invoicing
  • Analytics
  • Contact Management
  • Contact Sharing
  • External Integrations
  • Data Export
  • Third-Party Plugins/Add-Ons
  • Google Apps Integration
  • Multi-User
  • Data Import
  • Data Visualization
  • Scheduling

Features:

  • Analytics
  • API
  • Chat

Summary:

  • Audience segmentation

  • Real-time performance monitoring

  • Intercom app for iOS

  • Message tagging & team assigning

  • Customer user profiles

  • Personalized reply templates

Summary:

  • Multi Channel: Manages all support conversations in one place.

  • Productivity: Increase team’s engagement and productivity.

  • Self-Service: It is possible to create a self-service experience that supports user's brand.

  • Reporting: Measures and tracks performance using reports.

  • Integration: Extends user's support capabilities with integrations.

  • Ticketing: Everything you need to start supporting customers.

Summary:

  • Simple install: Just copy and paste an HTML snippet.

  • Visitor details: Know who and what's going on your website.

  • Transcripts: Every chat recorded for review.

  • Chat ratings: Get instant feedback from customers.

  • Reporting: Detailed, real-time reports.

  • Proactive chat: Directly or with targeted, automated rules.

Pricing:

  • Credit card required: N/A
  • Sprout - Free for unlimited number of Agents
    Blossom - $19 per agent per month
    Garden - $35 per agent per month
    Estate - $49 per agent per month
    Forest - $89 per agent per month

Pricing:

  • Credit card required: N/A
  • Ultimate: $219 Month/15 operators.
    Platinum: $116 Month/8 operators.
    Gold: $44 Month/4 operators.
    Bronze: $15 Month/1 operator.
    14 days free trial for any plan.

FAQs:

    No FAQs associated with this application.

FAQs:

    Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • This customer service solution is suited to any small or mid-sized business that requires a fully functional customer support.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • It is used to help companies handle their customers’ problems across various channels.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • It is web-based platform. Native mobile app: Android, iPhone-iPad,Windows Phone.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • It offers RESTful API.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Freshdesk offers Multi-user , Multi-product support , Multi-language & Multi-time zone support for your global company

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Freshdesk includes out-of-the-box integrations with many popular business applications like CRM systems, invoicing tools, and eCommerce solutions, among others.
    It is also tightly integrated with Google Apps including Analytics, Contacts, Calendar, Hangouts, Drive, and Gmail.
    Some of the integrations include but not limited to Salesforce,Freshsales,Pipedrive, Dropbox, Shopify, Magento, Hubspot, Microsoft Dynamic CRM, Facebook, Twitter, Slack, Segment

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Yes. This service offers guides, tutorials and customer support across all levels.

FAQs:

    Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • It is used by sales and support teams in large enterprises, mid size business, non profits, small business.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Olark is generally used for live chat customer support.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Mobile and desktop — iPhone, Android, Windows and Mac

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • This service is most commonly used in tandem with: FluidSurveys; Desk.com; Cayzu Help Desk; Pipeliner CRM; Zendesk; and Freshdesk.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • Among others, it integrates with: Desk.com, Wordpress, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Zendesk, Freshdesk, Highrise CRM, SugarCRM, Groove, Talkdesk , Shopify, BigCommerce, PrestaShop, Magento , Volusion, 3dCart, Google Analytics, Unbounce, Segment.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Olark live chat has an API available.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Chats can be transfered from one agent to another and they can set up groups.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • They offer: FAQs, knowledge base, online support, phone support, video tutorials.

Publisher:

Founded:
2011
Based in:
San Francisco
Employees:
51-200
Likes:
31.1k
Followers:
36.4k

Publisher:

Founded:
2010
Based in:
San Francisco
Employees:
201-500
Likes:
Followers:

Publisher:

Founded:
2008
Based in:
Ann Arbor
Employees:
11-50
Likes:
Followers:

Other:

Who uses Intercom
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mongolian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses Freshdesk
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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