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Instant Messenger

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Instant Messenger

 

 

Description

Allows users to exchange messages online in real time

 

Uses and Potential Benefits

A useful tool for team or group members to communicate in real time.  Example: a grantee with multiple offices might use instant messaging to communicate across offices.

 

Examples of the Tool (Not exhaustive or vetted)

AIM

Skype

Yahoo Messenger

ICQ

Windows Live Messenger

AIM Pro

Google Talk

Apple iChat

 

References/Articles/Examples from Nonprofits and Foundations

Instant Messaging 2.0: Secure Instant Messaging Set To Be The Center Of Your Communication And Collaboration Universes

Instant Messaging Tools and Technology: A Mini-Guide 

 

Real Time or Time Independent?

Real Time

 

Can Start Small and Expand?

Yes

 

Time/Cost to Implement?

Low

 

Time/Cost to Maintain

Low

 

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