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Best free chats: Would you like to make new friends but, thanks to a little shyness, you don’t know where to start? Would you like to meet people from all cities of Italy, but you don’t have the opportunity to travel to make new friends? In that case, don’t worry: technology can help you and, in that regard, I’m here to talk to you about what are the best solutions for your purpose.

In today’s guide, in fact, I will tell you about what I believe are the best free chats , through which you can get in touch with people from all over Italy (and beyond) to exchange opinions and experiences on the most diverse topics. I will show you in detail how they work, telling you about the best free chats that you can use directly online, from the browser, or via apps for smartphones and tablets.

How do you say? Is this exactly the kind of solution you think might be right for you and are you eager to find out more? Very well, then don’t waste any more precious time: sit down comfortably and carefully read the instructions I am about to give you, in order to identify the online service or app that best suits your needs and put them into practice. Having said that, all that remains for me is to wish you a good read and a big good luck for everything to find new interesting contacts!

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Best free online chat

Would you like some advice on the best free online chats , as you would like to chat with other users directly from the browser you use to surf the Internet? If so, take a look at the solutions you find listed below.

chatta.it

Among the free chat services that can be used directly online, first of all I want to talk to you about Chatta.it : it is a very popular chat service that allows you to interact with users in thematic rooms, after creating an account.

Having said that, to use it, connected to its official website , click on the Sign up for free button located at the top and choose whether to register with your Facebook account ( Log in with Facebook ) or via email address, filling in the text field Your email that it is shown to you and pressing the Subscribe button .

At the end of the registration, click on the Chat item , at the top; locate the thematic room in which you want to connect and click on it, to access it and start chatting with other users online.

Refer to the box located below, to type and send messages in chat. In the center of the screen, however, you can view the history of the conversation, while on the right you can find the list of all active users with whom you can interact privately, by pressing on their names.

eChat

eChat

Another online chat service I want to tell you about is eChat , one of the most used to chat on the Internet with people from all over Italy. Among its strengths, there is the possibility of being used completely free of charge, without the need to install plugins or register for an account.

That said, to start using it, connected to its official website , then click on the Enter chat item that you can find located at the top. Now, type the nickname you want to use to interact with other users and put the check mark on the box regarding the acceptance of the terms of service. Finally, click on the Enter chat button .

Once this is done, to write a new message, refer to the box at the bottom, while sending a private message to a specific connected user, click on the name of the person you want to get in touch with, then click on the Message item . If you then want to go back to chat in the main room, click on the name of the same: you will find it located in the left sidebar.

Chat Italy

Chat Italy

Among the most popular virtual communities to chat for free with users, there is the one made available by the Chat Italy service , which is very simple to use and does not require the registration of an account.

Having said that, if you want to use it, connect to its official website , then refer to the text field Enter your nickname , to type the username you want to use to chat with other connected people. Finally, click on the Enter chat button and optionally fill in the other information requested, indicating, for example, your city , your gender and your age .

After successfully logging in, refer to the Send message text field located below to write and send your message in chat.

Instead, to send a private message to a user, click on their name , then press the Message button to access the private conversation. To return to the group name, click on the name of the group: you will find it located in the left sidebar.

Other free online chat

Screenshot of Chat Expert chat

Would you like some more advice on free chat services that can be used over the Internet to make new friends? If so, take a look at the solutions I tell you about in the following lines.

  • ChatExpert – this is a free chat service that can be used without registration. Its operation is very similar to the other solutions I told you about in this guide but the installation of the Java plugin is required . In this regard, in case of doubts or problems related to this software, refer to my guides on how to download and how to install Java.
  • Hello aMigos – is a free video chat service that requires registration, as well as installing the Flash Player plugin . In this regard, for more information about it, refer to my guide on how to install and activate it.
  • PuntoChat – this is another popular free online chat service that does not require registration or installation of plugins for its use. Allows you to send private and group messages to other connected users.

Best free chat apps

If you are looking for app-friendly solutions, let me tell you in detail about what I believe are the best messaging apps and more traditional chat apps, which you can use for free on Android and iOS / iPadOS devices.

WhatsApp

WhatsApp

WhatsApp is the most famous and used cross-platform app dedicated to instant messaging. It is free and allows you to send single and group messages to contacts in your address book who use the service. It can be used on Android and iOS , but also on PC (both via WhatsApp Web and using the destkop client for Windows and macOS ), after registering with your phone number.

Among its features, there is the ability to send text and voice messages. It also supports sending multimedia attachments and you can use it to make voice and video calls.

To use WhatsApp on Android and iOS it is necessary to download its app relatively from the Play Store and the App Store . On Android , press the Install button , while on iOS press the Get button , then unlock the download and installation via the Face ID, Touch ID or password of your iCloud account. At the end of the download and automatic installation, start the app, pressing on its icon that you will find added to the home screen and / or to the drawer of your device.

After registering, refer to the Chat section , to start a conversation with your address book contacts who use the service. For more information on this, please refer to my tutorial on how WhatsApp works.

Telegram

Telegram

Telegram is another valid cross-platform instant messaging app that is configured as an alternative to WhatsApp . This service can be used for free on Android and iOS / iPadOS but also on PC (via its web version or by downloading the application for Windows or macOS ) to send private or group messages to all those who use the app on their devices. .

Among the main features of the service, there is the possibility to send text, voice and video messages. It is also possible to send multimedia attachments and get in touch with users via voice calls, after registering via telephone number.

Having said that, in order to use the service it is necessary to download the Telegram app from the Play Store on Android or from the App Store on iOS / iPadOS . On Android , press the Install button , while on iOS , tap the Get button , then unlock the download and installation of the app via the Face ID, Touch ID or password of your iCloud account. In both cases, to start the app, just press on its icon, which you will find added to the home screen and / or to the drawer of your device.

Once this is done, once logged in, refer to the Chat section of the app, to start sending messages to users of the service, looking for their nicknames or selecting the people in your address book. For more information on how the service works, I suggest you read my tutorial on how Telegram works.

Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

If you want to chat with your Facebook registered friends, you need to use the cross-platform Facebook Messenger app . You can use it on Android and iOS / iPadOS  by logging in with your Facebook account or via your phone number, but you can also use it on a PC, from the Web or through the appropriate client for Windows 10 .

The features of this instant messaging service are similar to those offered by the other apps I have told you about so far: it is possible to send text messages, voice messages, make calls and video calls and share multimedia attachments.

That said, if you want to use it on mobile devices, you need to download the Facebook Messenger app from the Android Play Store by pressing the Install button . On iOS / iPadOS , on the other hand, presses the Get button located in the App Store , then unlocks the download and installation of the app via the Face ID, Touch ID or password of your iCloud account. To start the application, just press on its icon which will be automatically added to the home screen and / or drawer of your device.

To chat with Facebook friends, just refer to the Chat section of the app, through which you can also identify the specific people you want to get in touch with, referring to the search engine located at the top. In case of doubts or problems or for more information regarding the functioning of the service, refer to my guide on how Messenger works.

Other free chat apps

How to chat online

To conclude, I want to tell you about other instant messaging apps and other more traditional chat apps that you can use to make new friends. In this regard, read the following lines carefully to find the service that best suits your needs.

  • Viber ( Android / iOS / iPadOS ) – is another cross-platform instant messaging app that can be used to send messages to other users of the service, as well as to make calls and video calls. It is free and requires registration via phone number. For more information, I recommend that you read my guide on how Viber works.
  • Tinder  ( Android / iOS / iPadOS ) – is one of the most popular dating apps that can be used to chat with strangers for the purpose of making new friends or starting new love relationships. It is also possible to use the service from a computer, through the dedicated website. It is free, in its basic version, and requires the registration of an account. More info here.
  • Connected2.me ( Android / iOS / iPadOS ) – is a free dating app, similar to Tinder, which differs from the latter in the possibility of chatting with other people even without registering and even anonymously. You can find more information about how it works in my tutorial dedicated to chats without registration.