The Skype Directory

What is Skype?

Skype works via the Internet - that is, you can call people from a computer.

SkypeSkype has over 300 million users, and you can look them up. It is likely that the person you seek has a Skype account and you can find them through the Skype Search feature!

By now, you have heard of "IP telephony" and possibly "Skype". Skype allows FREE CALLS from computer to computer, anywhere in the world.

You can also call regular telephone numbers (landlines) and even mobile telephones.

Not only that, but you can get a number almost anywhere in the world and it will ring on your PC, or you can even have it directed to your mobile telephone. Get your Online number.

Download Skype to search their directory

There is no way to search Skype without first downloading the application. Fortunately, it is FREE. Once you have it, you can call computers around the world for free, and if you pay a small fee for "Skype Out" you can call almost any telephone in the world for just pennies.

Keep reading to learn more!

Skype Services

There are a number of very cool solutions you get with Skype

SkypeDownload Skype - after all it's completely FREE!

Once you have it installed on your computer, you can call other computers for free, but you may also use the Skype Directory Search and find people all over the world. You cannot search the Skype directory without first downloading Skype.

Skype Solutions Overview

The table below details the basic Skype services that you can use. Skype is more than just a directory.

Types of Skype Services
Solution Benefits Cost
Skype Free Computer to computer telephone calls. Free
Skype Out Very inexpensive calling from your computer to any telephone.
Skype – cheap international calls
€ 0.02 per minute +
Skype In People can call you for free. You get a local number that people may dial, and it will ring on your computer. You may also have it directed to your cellphone.

So you always wanted a New York City phone number? Click here to get your unique SkypeIn number.
€ 0.02 per minute +


You can click on any of the services above to find out more.

Skype also allows chat and you can send files through Skype.

Additionally, once you have a Skype account, you can buy a Skype phone which lets you call worldide for free or cheap. There are Skype phones which work via WiFi - so if you are in or near a Starbucks or coffee shop which has a WiFi connection, your Skype phone activates and you can call anywhere in the world over the Internet without your computer!