Office messaging service Slack, which is celebrating its first birthday Thursday, says it’s now the fastest-growing business app ever.
Slack has more than half a million daily active users sending 300 million messages a month on the platform, according a company press release. The app’s daily active user count has grown 35% since the start of the year.
Slack, valued at over $1 billion after a $120 million funding round last October, hopes to kill frustrating back-and-forth work e-mails with an easy-to-use chat interface. It also gives businesses a platform to upload and comment on posts and files, as well as integration with a wide range of productivity apps like Google Drive and Trello.
“Messaging has emerged as one of the most fundamental applications of the Internet, and its value is shifting into our work lives,” said Stewart Butterfield, CEO and co-founder of Slack, in a release. “Slack radically increases…
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