For beginners to Yahoo Chat, some of the Internet's most popular free chat rooms could be a little difficult to navigate at first.
But, with just a little guidance, Yahoo Chat is both easy and fun to use!
Here is a closer look at the Yahoo Chat Rooms Directory, the first thing you see when accessing the chats on Yahoo Messenger, with features discussed numerically based on the graphic above (moving counter-clockwise): What's Inside the Yahoo Chat Rooms Directory1.
Yahoo Chat Categories From this menu, users can navigate between the 17 categories and 39 subcategories of Yahoo Chat Rooms which exist.
Click on a category to review the available Yahoo chat rooms in the opposite window panel.2.
Yahoo Chat Rules Every community must have rules, and Yahoo Chat is no exception.
Click this link to learn more about the Yahoo Chat rules which guide users' activities and actions.3.
Number of Webcam Users Within the Yahoo chat rooms panel, users can view the number of persons who are in a Yahoo chat room with a live webcam connected and turned on.This number is found in brackets, next to the letter "w." For example, as illustrated above, the "[w70]" next to the Body Art chat room title indicates it had 70 users connected to webcam.6.Number of Chat Room Users Next to each Yahoo chat room title in the rooms panel, users can also view the number of persons using a particular chat room.This number is found in parenthesis, and are always listed before number of Yahoo webcam users.For example, as illustrated above, the "(40)" next to the Actors & Actresses chat room title indicates it had 40 users in the chat room.7.Chat Room Aliases Want to protect your identity while using Yahoo Chat Rooms?