Zoho Cliq is a known cloud-based collaborative and interactive platform that allows teams to make video and audio calls, chat and share files. The tool is perfect for organizations and teams regardless of size. It has a plethora of features to help IT, marketing, DevOps, and software teams today.
Zoho Cliq can help users generate team and private chat channels for handling different kinds of topics, projects, and interactions without dealing with long email threads. An option is available to invite both customers and vendors to participate in channels. Users can remove the channels once discussions have come to an end.
Users can send each other private messages outside of their group channels. The drag-and-drop file upload option lets users share images, files, documents, and other things with their team. Chat histories are searchable. The platform has unlimited storage for both files and messages.
The software offers video conferencing support for as many as 100 participants. Users can seamlessly switch between team chats and video calls without moving to another window. Zoho Cliq restricts audio to two speakers to minimize confusion. The call host has the power to decide which participants can speak. Participants in the video conference room can send out a request to speak in a single click.
Zoho Cliq offers integration with third-party apps and Zoho-based products. These include Mailchimp, Google Drive, Dropbox, Zoho Desk, and Zoho CRM.
The tool is more than just a web app, it can also be utilized as a desktop app for Ubuntu, Windows, and Mac. It’s also available as a mobile app for iOS and Android users.
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Zoho Cliq features
Main features of Zoho Cliq are:
Mobile device channel creation
Daily tasks bots automation
Real-time chat & messaging
Multi-platform & device
Single window-view of channels
Direct private chat
Zoho Cliq Benefits
The main benefits of Zoho Cliq are its video and voice functionality that allows for effective collaboration and interaction with team members, easy drag-and-drop interface, friendliness to various devices, and unlimited usage. Specifically, here are the advantages users can expect from the platform:
Users will no longer have to search tediously on important posts from lengthy threads. Zoho Cliq has a “fork” functionality that helps users isolate certain posts from one channel and converting those posts into a private message board. This can further the conversation about the selected topic to another member in private.
Built-In Call Option
Users can do video conferences or make audio calls without having to leave the chat room window or using separate tools.
Zoho Cliq offers integration to all Zoho-based productivity and business tools. Users can have conversations with other Zoho users thanks to its multi-protocol feature. It also functions seamlessly with other leading third-party services and apps.
The tool removes the need for attachments whenever files are being shared with other colleagues. Users can simply drag a file and drop it into the chat window, and then have it sent across.
Zoho Cliq can be used on desktop PCs and laptops running Linux, Mac, and Window operating systems. It also works well with other compatible mobile devices running iOS and Android.
The software is free to use. It has plenty of features that users can take advantage of including a 100gb file storage capacity and unlimited video and voice calls. An affordable paid version is available and comes with more advanced features.
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Zoho Cliq Integrations
The following Zoho Cliq integrations are currently offered by the vendor:
Zoho Cliq pricing is available in the following plans: