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I set up a last minute booth for the Linux Club (I'm the new club president) at my school made from a cardboard box. We started with 36 people in the club and ended the day with over 100! Right now we're using groupme for our communication, and it's not ideal for so many people. I'm thinking of trying , or . Which one should I choose? Any other suggestions?

@johanv I'll assume that you're specifically looking for open source ones, but if not, cliq by zoho seemed decent as well from the brief look at it I took.

Also that's really impressive about the club, I'm assuming this is a college club (if it's high school then you got a damn impressive group of people there XD)

@johanv this is cool on many levels. Congrats for growing the Linux club

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@johanv I'd personally go with matrix. Especially with the redesign coming to Riot very soon (See riot.im/develop vs riot.im/app), it's really nice to use. If you want to set up your own server, waiting for Synapse 1.0 might be a good idea, which should be there in a few weeks.

(I might be biased, I used to work for the company behind Riot, and I've been an active member of the matrix community for 2 years now.)

@jcgruenhage
Just to complete the set... zulip

Rocketchat and zulip will likely host your group for free. Although I realize setting it up is part of the fun so probably matrix would be best for that criteria.
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