Recently, making friends is not only can be done by face to face in front of the new person but we can do it by online that is usually called online chat. It refers to any kind of communication that is conducted through the internet. It may be done by one-on-one person to multicast communications that is done from one sender to many receivers. The applications that are usually employed are MUDs, instant messengers, Yahoo Messenger, Internet Relay Chat and talkers. Besides, there are also abundant of chat supporting multiple protocols for instance Adium, IMVU, IMB Sametime, Google Talk, and many other protocols. While web sites with browser-based chat services consist of FaceBook, FilmOn, eBuddy, Tinychat, Convore and many other sites that can be used to make as many friends as you want.
One of examples of web sites with browser-based chat service is badoo. It can be used as a chat room, picture rating and dating site. It also trustworthy site based on community-based website reputation rating tool but with a risk of spam and phishing. Besides, it also uses some of application from FaceBook to gather their personal users’ information automatically. So, the use of badoo is not different with Facebook.
There is also a website that is utilized to find friends from around the world that usually the user uses it to find his/her soul mate by employing conversations using webcam. It is called chatroulette. The basic use of it is you can meet with new people by using text-chat, webcam and mic. In order to use it, you have to install Flash Player in your laptop or desktop. Other website that also provides you with chatting application is imeetzu.com. This site helps you in finding your new friends from all around the world. Like Badoo, imeetzu is also full of social networks that ease your communication.