GroupMe is a free app that allows you to group message your contacts across multiple platforms. It’s user-friendly and allows you to connect several ways, including through Facebook, Microsoft, or an email login. One of the best features of GroupMe is that it allows you to send individuals who aren’t using GroupMe SMS messages.
To get started with GroupMe, simply download the app and set up your account. You can create groups and add members using their phone number or email address. You can also customize your groups with avatars and emojis. GroupMe also allows you to send media, such as GIFs and videos, to your groups.
If you want to participate in GroupMe text messaging without using the app, you can add your phone number to the group. Once you are added to the group, you will receive a text message notification and can begin group message texting using SMS messaging.
GroupMe is evaluated using the following criteria: appearance and layout, originality, usefulness, staying power, and price. GroupMe fares well on its appearance and layout and originality, earning 3 stars for each. It scores 3 stars for usefulness, as it’s beneficial to anyone who messages multiple people at once. GroupMe scores the most for staying power, earning 5 stars. Additionally, GroupMe is free, earning it another 5 stars for price.
Overall, GroupMe received 3.5 stars as one of the best apps of its kind on either App Store. If you need to send group messages to coworkers, family members, or a particular group of friends, GroupMe is worth the download.