Podium Starter – Free messaging tools for local business.

Podium Starter

The better way to grow.

Podium is the ultimate messaging platform with all the tools to easily connect with website traffic, get more reviews, text customers, collect payments and more. Start for free and upgrade along the way.

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podium review invitation to Google and facebook


More reviews.
More business.

How you show up online determines who shows up at your business. Get more reviews on Google and Facebook by sending a simple text.

Podium makes it easy to:

  • Send a review invitation via text
  • Connect directly to Google and Facebook
  • Manage your online reviews


The smarter approach to live chat.

Convert more website visitors by connecting the way customers prefer. With Webchat, the conversation is immediately taken to text so it doesn’t end when customers leave your site.

Included with your account:

  • Unlimited inbound messages
  • Free textable business number
  • Free webchat widget for your site
podium webchat
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Get paid at the speed of text.

Get paid faster and more consistently by texting customers an easy-to-use link. It’s the better way to close active sales, track down past-due payments, and collect down payments.

Enabling your business to:

  • Easily accept Apple Pay & Google Pay
  • Manage payments from one Inbox
  • Collect on outstanding invoices


Every message.
One inbox.

Texts, Google messages, Facebook messages, and Apple Business Chats all come to a single inbox—making it easy for you to respond to customers and manage your business.

Included with starter:

  • Message customers on Google & Facebook from one inbox
  • Textable business phone number
  • Easily integrate with Apple Business Chat
  • Add multiple team members to help run your inbox
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