Coming soon: Reddit Chat – News

All your Reddit fans out there – here’s some news brought to you courtesy Mashable. Reddit will soon launch its own version of chat.

Unlike Reddit’s current private messaging system, Reddit Chat will allow individual users & groups to connect instantaneously much like the chat features on Facebook or other social networks.Reddit Chat is in beta for now — only a small fraction of Reddit’s users have access to the feature as of today — but the company plans to bring chat to everyone during the 1st quarter of 2018.