Looking for a TextRecruit Alternative?

Texting & Automation for Modern Hiring Teams

Grayscale is a feature-rich candidate engagement tool designed for recruiters. Text, send bulk messages, and automate communication all within your ATS. See how we compare to TextRecruit.

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"We switched from TextRecruit to Grayscale because it better integrated into our workflow. Grayscale has served us well."

- Ashley Lore, Director of Talent Acquisition @ MBK

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Feature Comparison Overview

Grayscale TextRecruit Comparison

A Better Medium

Reach your candidates where they already are - their phones. Tap into SMS' astronomical engagement rates to make your job easier, and your candidate journey smoother. 🏄‍♀️

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Automate the Busy Work

Let us handle the busy work. With features like Stage Change Triggers, Drip Campaigns, Bulk Messaging and Nudges, our automation suite is well equipped to help you focus on what matters; building a better team. ❤️


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Works with What You Love

You don't need to replace the tools you already know and love. Grayscale connects to what you already use - syncing candidate data seamlessly. 🤝

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Unlimited Texting

Reach your candidates where they already are - their phones.


Utilize Grayscale's extensive automation suite to cut the busy-work out of your day.

ATS Integrated

Bake Grayscale directly into your ATS - we integrate with all of them.

Bulk Messaging

Engage entire pools of talent, all with one swift action.

Drip Campaigns

Don't sweat the follow-up. Let Grayscale nudge your candidates along.

WhatsApp Msg.

The most effective way to engage with your international talent pool.


The fastest, most engaging way to double your candidate flow.

iOS & Android Apps

Access your conversations anywhere with Grayscale's iOS and Android apps.

Chrome Extension

Text your candidates directly within your ATS, using our Extension.

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"You can't remove the human from HR. Grayscale helps us build genuine connections with our candidates."

- Andrew Delabar, Corporate Recruiter @ Peloton