A site to help newcomers more easily onboard to XMPP… Along the lines of joinmastodon or joinpeertube
You can also join the official MUC here: firstname.lastname@example.org via your XMPP client, or on the brand new web-chat without needing an XMPP account.
I think it would be better if the main instance of this was joinxmpp.org instead of it being just a redirection.
“Jabber” is both trademarked and sadly pretty much associated with “old and outdated” in much of the tech commuity. It really sucks that people that last tried it in 2010, continue to compare that to 2020 IM, even though XMPP has improved massively in recent years.
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) is a communication protocol for message-oriented middleware based on XML. Learn more about it here.
Also see JoinJabber.org FAQ