Talk City is now Delphi Forums and countless others still exist for nostalgic reasons rather than functional ones Omni-Chat, with rooms like Chatterbox were incredibly popular in the 90’s for allowing users to post pictures and text with HTML code.I remember trying to figure out all the “secret” codes to get text to blink and change color.Just like that, the unassuming masses had the large majority of their chat options cut off completely.
Java Script based chat rooms are becoming a thing of the past as more and more browsers are not allowing Java applets to run.
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In a growing internet, online chat rooms were the best option for mainstream virtual communication, bar none.
As the internet progressed to its adolescence, however, the dynamic of chat rooms changed (the frontier virtual spaces were being progressively gentrified and monetized, and the fringe rooms were becoming exclusively disgusting), this coincided with the upcoming of new virtual domains for social networking (in the first major way with Myspace, and in the second, final way with Facebook).