EthChat is a simple php driven chat forum that you can install on your server and use to communicate with your friends!
EthChat was created specifically to host a very few clients and is not a solution for a large user base.
EthChat features are as follows:
Custom user icon, Display Name, Message Background, Font, Notification Sounds, Other Configurable Contact Methods.
User credential controls
Upload images, videos and audio
Manage uploaded files in profile section
Posting URLs, Image links, YouTube video links
Ping function to notify other users that you are active on EthChat / customizable notification using MMS or SMS service alternatively e-mail
Offline chat message forwarding
Online/Offline user list with custom status option
Add/Remove Users in admin section
Desktop, Mobile, Electron App versions can be easily created
Monitor and manage messages in admin section
Installer for deploying on Linux web server
EthChat is distributed under the terms of the GPLv3.