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Use attributes in format region_from and region_to= to change the languages showing in language switcher.
Available regions are:
europe_from europe_to
asia_from asia_to
mideast_from mideast_to
america_from america_to

Example:
europe_from=0 europe_to=22 will put all languages (ordered in language switcher settings) from 1 to 21 to Europe region:
asia_from=22 asia_to=25 will put all languages from 23 to 24 (so only 2) into Asia region.

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Drift vs LiveAgent at a glance

Features Liveagent Drift
Ticketing
Contains a management tool that processes and catalogs customer service requests.
LiveAgent offers ticketing.
Drift doesn't offer ticketing.
Live Chat
A real-time chat widget that you can place on any website.
LiveAgent offers Live Chat.
Drift offers Live Chat.
Call Center
A call center that can be used to make and receive calls using automatic call distribution.
LiveAgent offers Call Center.
Drift doesn't offer Call Center.
Self-Service
A feature that enables you to build a customer portal that your customers can register for to access their past tickets and knowledge base content.
LiveAgent offers Self-Service portal.
Drift offers self-service portal.
Facebook
A Facebook integration that fetches all comments and mentions and transforms them into tickets. The integration also enables users to answer all comments and mentions from the social media help desk software.
LiveAgent offers a Facebook integration.
Drift offers a Facebook integration.
Twitter
A Twitter integration that fetches all mentions and comments and transforms them into tickets. The integration also enables users to answer Tweets directly from the software.
LiveAgent offers a Twitter integration.
Drift doesn't offer a Twitter integration.
Instagram
An Instagram integration that fetches all comments and mentions and transforms them into tickets. The integration also enables users to answer all comments and mentions from the social media help desk software.
LiveAgent offers a Instagram integration.
Drift offers a Instagram integration.
Viber
A Viber integration that fetches all messages and transforms them into tickets. The integration also enables users to answer and broadcast Viber messages directly from the social media help desk software.
LiveAgent offers a Viber integration.
Drift doesn't offer a Viber integration.
Knowledge Base
A knowledge repository that contains essential information, including troubleshooting guides, FAQs, and how-to-articles.
LiveAgent offers knowledge base.
Drift doesn't offer knowledge base.
Customer Forum
An online discussion board for your customers that's located directly within your knowledge base.
LiveAgent offers customer forum.
Drift doesn't offer customer forum.
Automation and Rules
Workflows that you can automate to eliminate repetitive tasks.
LiveAgent offers automation and rules.
Drift offers automation and rules.
API
A set of functions that allow different applications to work together.
LiveAgent offers API functions.
Drift offers API functions.
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
A technology that allows incoming callers to navigate a phone system before talking to a human operator.
LiveAgent offers IVR features.
Drift doesn't offer IVR features.
Video Calls
A call that contains video, similar to Skype, Zoom, or Facetime calls.
LiveAgent offers video calls.
Drift doesn't offer video calls.
Unlimited History
Tickets don't expire or delete-- you can view them at any time.
LiveAgent offers unlimited history.
Drift doesn't offer unlimited history.
Unlimited Websites
You can use the software on an unlimited number of websites.
LiveAgent offers unlimited websites.
Drift doesn't offer unlimited websites.
Unlimited Chat Buttons
You can place an unlimited number of chat buttons on your websites.
LiveAgent offers unlimited chat buttons.
Drift offers unlimited chat buttons.
Unlimited Tickets/Mails
You can receive an unlimited number of emails and tickets.
LiveAgent offers unlimited tickets/mails.
Drift offers unlimited tickets/mails.
Unlimited Call Recording
Record every call that’s made or received and playback the recording at any time.
LiveAgent offers unlimited call recording.
Drift doesn't offer unlimited call recording.
Unlimited 24/7 Support
Customer support is offered 24/7 without limiting the number of queries you can submit.
LiveAgent offers unlimited 24/7 support.
Drift doesn't offer unlimited 24/7 support.
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The fastest live chat widget

Live chat is an essential tool when it comes to providing customer support. Since it’s about instant communication, speed should be a top priority.

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Rich on features

Over 175 + features to make your work flow easier and more enjoyable.

Money Bag

Affordable pricing

LiveAgent packs a punch for a reasonable price. Choose one from our three paid plans or pick out separate features to customize your help desk.

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Increased productivity

Decrease the work time of your agents and solve more customer queries thanks to our universal inbox.

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Everything for one price

There is no need to buy email, live chat or any other features separately. You can get everything in one package with a great price tag. Choose one of LiveAgent’s three paid plans that are packed with tools, features and integrations to make your workflow easier.

In case you really want to, you can buy separate features to add something extra to your plan and provide better support.

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    “We and our clients were constantly having trouble with ZenDesk, but after looking at different options, we chose LiveAgent based on user reviews and its price.” Adam

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    “I used ZenDesk for years and I was tired of these “ticket-style” emails and that I can’t attach files to my emails, only send links. What I like in LiveAgent: it sends emails (not tickets), I can attach files, organize the flow of emails easier than in ZenDesk, can chat and manage emails from the same window. Also, LiveAgent supports spreadsheets in its emails and has a great support team.” Vlad

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    “We switched to this system after many years of using ZenDesk. The functionality is awesome: contact forms, live chat, databases, integration with social networks – all in one service and all these modules are well thought out and competently interact with each other. I liked that the service works stably even on mobile platforms (after ZenDesk this is a huge plus for us).” Olga

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FAQ

How does LiveAgent compare to Drift?

LiveAgent offers the following extra features over Drift: ticketing features, call center, Twitter integration, Viber integration, self-service, video calls, IVR , and 24/7 support.

What are the extra benefits of using LiveAgent over Drift?

The extra benefits of using LiveAgent over Drift include increased customer satisfaction, customer retention, decreased customer service costs, reduced churn rate, and better agent workflow.

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