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Light Chat


A very light and simple chat plugin.

Only sends ajax request when there are new messages,
Takes up the CSS of your wordpress theme


  1. Upload light-chat.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. You should be able see and use the “Light Chat” widget.
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Contributors & Developers

“Light Chat” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial Release


  • Fixed backslashes in ‘ and “