Skype Competitors and Similar CompaniesClear all

Skype's competitors and similar companies include Viber, ReadyTalk, GoToMeeting, LifeSize, StarLeaf, Zoom and WhatsApp.
Skype
Skype
Skype Technologies is a technology company developing a telecommunications application.
Viber
Viber
Viber is a company that develops a cross-platform calling and instant messaging app.
ReadyTalk
ReadyTalk
ReadyTalk provides unified communications through audio, web and video conferencing, webinars and webcasts.
GoToMeeting
GoToMeeting
GoToMeeting is an online meeting and video conferencing tool.
LifeSize
LifeSize
LifeSize is a company providing cloud-based video conferencing services and integrated equipment.
StarLeaf
StarLeaf
StarLeaf provides voice and video conferencing systems for conference rooms and desktops, and software clients for mobile users.
Zoom
Zoom
Zoom Video Communications is a technology company that operates a video conferencing platform.
WhatsApp
WhatsApp
WhatsApp is a company developing freeware and cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2003
Founding Date
2010
Founding Date
2000
Founding Date
2004
Founding Date
2003
Founding Date
2008
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2009
Type
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Tags
Locations
Locations
Lëtzebuerg, LU HQ
Locations
Luxembourg, LU HQ
Минск, BY
Sofia, BG
Paris, FR
Bnei Brak, IL
Yangon, MM
Moscow, RU
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Locations
Denver, US HQ
Atlanta, US
Dallas, US
Locations
Boston, US HQ
Locations
Austin, US HQ
Brussels, BE
Helsinki, FI
Paris, FR
Bengaluru, IN
Mumbai, IN
Dublin, IE
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Crows Nest, AU
Jardim Paulista, BR
Neuilly Sur Seine, FR
Hamburg, DE
Oslo, NO
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Locations
San Jose, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Hangzhou, CN
Hefei, CN
Shanghai, CN
Suzhou, CN
Karlsruhe, DE
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Locations
Menlo Park, US HQ
Dublin, IE
Employees
Employees
6052% increase
Employees
693
Employees
16
Employees
N/A
Employees
584
Employees
27
Employees
7,42013% decrease
Employees
2,5415% increase
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
4.9 m
Twitter followers
488.4 k
Twitter followers
2.6 k
Twitter followers
1.3 k
Twitter followers
21.5 k
Twitter followers
3.2 k
Twitter followers
1.1 m
Twitter followers
5 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
6
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
41
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
108
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
99
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
270.7
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
16.67%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
24.39%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
45.37%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
86.87%

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
£19.4m (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$4.5b (FY, 2024)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
£5.4m (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
$1.1b (FY, 2024)
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
£14m (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
$3.4b (FY, 2024)
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
(£14.4m) (FY, 2018)
Net income
$637.5m (FY, 2024)
Net income
N/A

Operating

Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
100 (Apr, 2018)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
180 (Jun, 2023)
Partners
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
10 (Jun, 2018)
Partners
N/A
Partners
1.8 k (Apr, 2018)
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 26.8m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 98m
Total funding raised
$ 40m
Total funding raised
$ 164.8m
Total funding raised
$ 61.1m
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Viber
HQ
Luxembourg, LU

Viber is a company that develops a cross-platform calling and instant messaging app.

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ReadyTalk
HQ
Denver, US

ReadyTalk provides unified communications through audio, web and video conferencing, webinars and webcasts.

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GoToMeeting
HQ
Boston, US

GoToMeeting is an online meeting and video conferencing tool.

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LifeSize
HQ
Austin, US

LifeSize is a company providing cloud-based video conferencing services and integrated equipment.

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