Your conversations stay private with default end-to-end encryption, cross-signed device verification and decentralisation to let you choose where your data lives.
Create an account without a phone number, so you don’t have to share those details with the outside world.
Own your data
Choose where your data is kept, or host it yourself, instead of being forced to use the app’s own server.
Element is natively interoperable with any other Matrix based app.
End-to-end encrypted by default
So that the server(s) can’t see your data.
Cross-signed device verification
Ensure other users are genuine, without having to verify each login.
Keep your mobile number private
Create your account with a username; a mobile number is optional.