Official Spot.IM WP Plugin

Author:Spot.IM (@Spot_IM) (profile at
WordPress version required:3.0.1
WordPress version tested:4.0.1
Plugin version:1.2
Added to WordPress repository:30-07-2014
Last updated:22-10-2014
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Total downloads:8 578
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Spot.IM enables you to implement a high-end community technology within 5 minutes, so you can host a vivid, live community with almost zero effort. Plus - no ad space is used in your current site’s real-estate.

Spot.IM is offering your users realtime conversation with direct messaging, subscription form, recommended articles and community trending content.

As a publisher, these benefits contribute to your site’s retention metrics; as users are coming back more often, watching more pages and staying much longer in your website.


As part of our spot we offer a variety of features, so users and spot owner can enjoy the best experience:

  • Language support - we support 8 languages (English, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, German, Korean, Arabic and Hebrew).
  • Smart links - users can see the links in preview modes, with thumbnail and text.
  • Branding your Spot - Why use a generic chat? when you can brand your Spot with your site’s logo and colors. Just go to Spot.IM and brand your Spot in seconds.
  • Mentions - your community members can mention each other in the spot with just a (at). So that the mentioned user gets a mobile/email alert even if he or she is offline.
  • DirectSpot - if someone in your community wants to talk in private he can do it with the personal mode. The user gets a mobile/email alert even if he or she is offline.
  • Moderation - automatic word and link filtering in group chat.
  • Full media sharing - your community users can share any kind of media they like, from photos to videos, and all the media they share is stored on the your Spot’s gallery.
  • Like and share - Spot.IM enables your community members to like and share each other’s messages.
  • PinBoard - choose the context of the conversation and pin it to the top of the Spot so everybody knows what the community’s talking about (Available for chat hosts and site owners only).
  • Gather - have something to tell your community members? as spot owner you can use the gathering feature and invite all your users to the spot to talk about your big news.
  • Online and typing - someone is online in the spot? Or is someone typing? We enable users in the spot see what's going on in real time.
  • Social plugin - we offer users to login with their social persona Via Facebook, twitter and Google+

For more information please visit our website - Spot.IM.