A significant decline in the number of users is probably what drove the decision to kill the chat rooms, as was the closure of AIM Chat in 2010.
Granted, AIM Chat was still fairly robust, and meeting people was a possibility in those chat rooms.
Yahoo, meanwhile, was plagued with issues, including everything from spambots to the last remaining real-life users kicking people from rooms with booters. Armed with an updated feature set and an array of new options, the new Yahoo Messenger launched in December 2015.
Although a CAPTCHA was added to prevent spamming, it was already too late. Some of the features of the platform are: Because Yahoo has been around for so long, it's likely that you already have contacts on the platform that you can start chatting with right away.
Therefore, a chat room embed on more than website page will provide access to the same member profile chat room.
Likewise, the member profile personal room link will also be the same chat room as the embedded chat rooms.
For fans of the popular Yahoo Chat feature once included in Messenger, the news of its closure was bittersweet.
By discontinuing Yahoo Chat in Yahoo Messenger, the company said it would help spring the venerable messaging platform forward into the future.
If your name is boring most people automatically assume your group will be too.
You'll need to upgrade to the newest version of Yahoo Messenger, as older versions are no longer supported.
Our chat room is one of the busiest chat rooms on the chat service.
1) Choose a Killer Title For Your Group Name Without a memorable name that is both colorful and sticky your group will fail right from the beginning.
It has to be compelling and dynamic and press peoples emotional hot buttons.