by papercups-io



Papercups is an open source live customer chat web app. We offer a hosted version at

You can check out how our chat widget looks and play around with customizing it on our demo page. The chat widget component is also open sourced at

Watch how easy it is to get set up with our Slack integration πŸš€ : slack-setup

One click Heroku deployment



We wanted to make a self-hosted version of tools like Intercom and Drift for companies that have privacy and security concerns about having customer data going to third party services. We’re starting with chat right now but we want to expand into all forms of customer communication like email campaigns and push notifications.

Stay tuned! We'll be posting a more detailed roadmap soon πŸ€“


Development Setup

Get in touch

Come say hi to us on Slack or Discord! πŸ‘‹


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