If you ever felt lonely or bored to death, the first thing you’d normally do is look out for a close friend or family to share your feelings. In this busy age, having some spare time is a boon! I won’t be surprised if you say that no one has time for you.
So if you don’t find someone close who is willing to spend time and listen to everything that you have to say, then I suggest you to hit the chat rooms. Chatrooms are places where people just hangout to connect with others socially.
You can quickly spark up a great conversation with other people in the chat rooms. They can help you fight boredom and cheer up your mood. It is totally up to when it comes to privacy. You can be a complete ‘nobody’ and interact with other strangers. But, I advise you to be careful while giving out personal details.
Keep the conversations light and you’d be surprised to find out many like minded people who are also looking out for someone to share their feelings with.
Here I have compiled a list of popular and best free online chatting platforms.
It was started by a group of web professional and is the most innovative chat experience on the internet. You just need to choose your username, select your age group and gender. It’s really that simple! Zobe uses a karma points system where each member of the chat room gains a score based on their interaction with others in the chat room.
Users can also create new chat rooms and invite their friends to join by sharing the link on other social media platforms.
Delphi Forums which previously known as Talk City is a self-serving community where users can communicate and network with each other. DelphiFourms has many interest based chat rooms. Chatting with other users for free but you need to upgrade membership to a premium DelphiPlus plan for using advanced features.
They have been providing free online chat services since 1999 and have a large online community of chatters who are very loyal to the platform. These chat rooms are well monitored by 100 volunteer moderators who enforce the chat room rules to prevent abuse. Chat Avenue also includes dating and gaming sections as well.
This is one of the leading platforms when it comes to getting people together. The website offers a simple sign-up form which you need to fill out. Once you are into the network, you will be able to network with thousands of like minded people from around the world. This platform uses an advanced algorithm to match your profile with other people who are likely to connect with you.
This is not particularly a chat room, but its something more. Second Life is actually a virtual 3D world created by the users itself. You will be able to explore new places and customize the way you look. It also offers free chat service using text or voice with which you can interact with other people within the Second Life community. Another added advantage is that the community is very active and there numerous events to attend, all inside the virtual world.
It is a mobile social networking site where users can send eCards and photos, play games and chat with other users. After registering, you will be able to access various chat rooms and discussion forums or create your own group chats and invite other users.
The interface is quite interactive and also allows you to meet new people from around the world. MocoSpace App can be downloaded from Google Play store or Apple iTunes.
Teen chat is also very similar to Zobe in terms of registration and access to chat. But, if you are a fan of old fashioned chat rooms with minimal features, then Teen-Chat is something that you don’t want to miss.
This chat platform is basically meant for teenagers between 13-19 years of age. The chat rooms are based on 123flashchat software and are pretty simple and easy to use.
Tinychat which was launched in 2009 is one of the largest video and voice chat communities. It provides instant messaging, voice and video chat features to it’s users. The best part about Tinychat is that users will be able to create their own virtual chat room on any topic of their interest.
ICQ which in short stands for “I Seek You” was initially launched in 1996. It is an open source messaging program and is currently owned by Mail.ru Group. To use this platform, you need to download and install their the ICQ client app and then register yourself. This app is also available on Play store and iTunes.
Using this app you can group chat with your friends, family or with complete strangers without actually sharing your phone number!
If you are looking for a fast chat experience, then I’d suggest you to have a look at RockChat. It offers free chat rooms which load quickly on mobile phones. Rockchat enables users to quickly hook-up with new buddies and also provides a very interactive mobile dating experience.
It serves as an online meeting point where users can participate in various chat rooms and discussion boards. Spinchat allows users to have a personalized profile homepage where they can create a blog, add photos and videos. Users can also play online games with friends or other users and also exchange virtual gifts.
Mibbit is basically a IRC search engine that allows you to find chat rooms based on your interest. After you enter your search terms, Mibbit searches 600000+ channels and 4000+ Internet Relay Chat rooms and finds all the available chatrooms. You can also create your own IRC network and get it listed on mibbit.
This website offers free chat rooms for people from all walks of life. It offers three free chat rooms which are categorized as teen chat, adult chat and general chat. This website allows you to take up any number of personalities and participate in various chat rooms.
The simple site offers a large forum community and also includes many activities such as Java chat rooms for teenagers, for a message boards, arcade games among others. You can also participate in moderated chat rooms which include the lobby, teen hangout and 18+ lounge.
This UK based website has been offering free chat rooms ever since the year 2000. You can actually participate in chats without registering.
Just Chat with easy to use and offers clean chat rooms with no spam or illicit content. Most of the chatters on this website are from the UK, United States, Australia and Canada.
On this chatting website you can join any chatroom for free and enjoy live video chatting experience with strangers from around the world. Also you can choose to participate in country specific rooms. To interact with others, all you need to do is enter your nickname, gender and then select the chat room that you are interested in. Although this platform is well moderated, you need to be careful with how you use your webcam and the personal information that you give out.
Badoo is another great place where you can network with other people. This platform was created to provide the easiest, fastest and most interactive way for people to connect with others on a local and global scale.
Badoo is currently growing at a fast pace and the developers are quick to introduce latest features and fun games to keep their loyal chatting community engaged.