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PHP Live!
Live Chat Software
PHP Live! is a PHP and MySQL powered live chat software for websites. Chat with your website visitors and exchange information in real-time via live chat.
Self-Hosted or On Demand
We offer two types of live chat solutions: Self-Hosted and On Demand. With the Self-Hosted solution, you install PHP Live! on your PHP and MySQL enabled web server, accessed from your domain. With the On Demand solution, your live chat will be hosted on our servers with free upgrades to new versions. Own the software (Self-Hosted) or rent the software (On Demand), the choice is yours.
Live Chat for
Studies show that visitors who request website live chat assistance are three times more likely to make a purchase and have an average order value that is much higher.
  • Chatting with a customer is a valuable method to cross-sell and upsell complementary products and services.
  • Provide live chat assistance for your website visitors when their interest levels are the highest.
  • Switching customer service to a live chat platform can reduce operational costs. International visitors will also benefit with saving costs by requesting live chat instead of placing an international phone call.
Live Chat for
Hybrid learning, which utilizes face-to-face teaching techniques with online aspects, including website live chat, is a rapidly growing sector in education.
  • Live chat can be an added convenience for students and their parents to acquire more information instantly.
  • To faculty members, multi-tasking with live chat is a breeze. Filing papers, accessing student information and making phone calls can be done simultaneously with live chat.
  • Live chat (texting) is a communication medium that is familiar to all generations.
Live Chat for
For public entities such as non-profit organizations, government agencies, clubs and groups, website live chat encourages communication and public feedback.
  • Various avenues of contact is essential for a public organization. Live chat provides a method for visitors to interact, gather information and provide feedback in real-time.
  • Every live chat interaction is logged and archived for future reference, reporting or training purposes.
  • Live chat is a neutral environment to exchange and gather information and can also be a great medium for introduction.
Keeping It Simple
Low learning curve for your chat operators.
Simple chat interface with quick access to features.
Easy to set up and configure.
Full Featured Live Chat
Assign Operator to Multiple Departments
Chat Request Routing
Transfer Chat
File Upload During Chat
Chat Whisper
Multiple Operators In One Chat
Automatic Offline Hours
Group Chat for Operators
Operator Message Board
Chat Rating & Comment
Chat End Message
... and much more!
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— Popular Features —
ProAction Invite
Display an automated call to action to chat, display a promotional message or redirect the visitor to a specific webpage.
Custom Fields
Include additional fields on the chat request window to gather more information.
Custom variables can also be sent to the chat request window using JavaScript. JavaScript custom variables will not be visible to the visitor but will be visible to the chat operator as extra custom field values. Learn more.
Multiple Department Assignment
Create unlimited chat departments and assign an operator to multiple departments.
Transfer Chat
Transfer the chat session to another department or operator.
Waiting Queue
Enable the department waiting queue to help balance operator chat load.
Chat Stats Report
View total requests, total chats accepted, total chats declined for each month, day or hour.
A few or hundreds of chats a day, PHP Live! will deliver results.
"Awesome chat solution"
James M. (CIO) Non-Profit Organization Management
  • "Easy to Use, Good Support, Good Price"
    They really listen to feature requests and will talk through ideas with you, not just reply with a stuffy automated response. They're also very quick/frequent with their software updates.
    - Megan R.
  • "Glad I made this choice"
    The functionality is a plus, the ease of use definitely a triple plus. The support is great always responsive and personable. Been with the company for years and never regretted it.
    - Darryl R.
  • "Awesome Chat Solution"
    Super easy to use, setup and integrate with our website. No bloat! The folks at phplive are always working to improve their product. Their customer service is the best.
    - James M.
Which live chat solution is best for you?
Self-Hosted Live Chat

Install PHP Live! on your PHP and MySQL enabled web server, accessed from your domain. All the data is stored privately and securely in your MySQL database. One time purchase, lifetime of software use.

starts at one time
On Demand Live Chat

No installation required. Hassle free live chat with 99.9% up-time. Simply signup, setup and be online in just few minutes! Your live chat is hosted on our servers and we'll handle all the technical details.

starts at $9/mo
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Our clients are saying:
"That's all for today, except to say that we LOVE your program. We use it every workday, and our students think it's great."
"Nice chatting with you, keep up the good work."
"Great chat app!"
"Support was incredibly intelligent about the software, and helped walk me through the issue I was having with ease. Highly recommend!"
"You guys are awesome and product kicks butt!!"
"Good job! many thanks."