Shout — The self-hosted web IRC client
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Try the Demo

What is it? Shout is a web IRC client that you host on your own server.

What features does it have?

  • Multiple user support
  • Stays connected even when you close the browser
  • Connect from multiple devices at once
  • Responsive layout — works well on your smartphone
  • .. and more!


sudo npm install -g shout


When the install is complete, go ahead and run this in your terminal:

shout --help

For more information, read the documentation.

Official forks

Check out The Lounge which is an actively maintained fork:


Available under the MIT License.