AOL offers a variety of chat rooms for members who use either its free or Desktop Gold web browsing software, have the standalone instant messaging application AIM, or play games on the AOL Games website.Users can join public chat rooms focused on their interests or start private chats with members they invite.
You can then type the private chat room's name to join an existing room or set up your own private room.
AIM buddy chats are private chats between members using AOL's instant messaging service and require an invitation to participate.
The only things you'll need are a free screen name and the appropriate software for the type of chat room you want to join.
Before you can participate in any of AOL's chat rooms, there are a few necessary tasks you need to complete, including downloading the appropriate AOL software for your computer and signing up for a screen name.
GB – Goodbye GBU – God bless you GDR – Grinning, ducking, and running GD/R – Grinning, ducking, and running GFI – Go for it GF – Girl friend GFN Gone for now GG – Gotta Go GG – Good Girl GG – Good Game () GIGO – Garbage in, garbage out GIRL – Guy in real life GJ – Good job GL – Good luck GL/HF – Good luck, have fun GLNG – Good luck next game GMBA – Giggling my butt off GMF – Gross Mechanical Failure GMTA – Great minds think alike GN – Good night GNIGHT – Good night GNITE – Good night GNSD – Good night, sweet dreams GOI – Get over it GOL – Giggling out loud GR8 – Great GRATZ – Congratulations GRL – Girl GRLPWR – Girl Power GRWG – Get right with God GR&D – Grinning, running and ducking GT – Good try GTFO – Get the fuck out GTG – Got to go GTRM – Going to read mail GTSY – Great (or good) to see you GUD – Good H – Hug H8 – Hate H8TTU – Hate to be you HAG1 – Have a good one HAK – Hug and kiss HAU – How about you ?
H&K – Hugs & kisses H2CUS – Hope to see you soon HAGN – Have a good night HAGO – Have a good one HAND – Have a nice day HANOVR – Hang over HB – Hurry back HB – Hug back H-BDAY – Happy Birthday HBU – How about you ?
The experience in chat rooms can greatly vary, especially in the People Connection rooms, so feel free to try different chats to find the one that makes you most comfortable.
Additionally, remembering to follow the chat guidelines will help make the chat experience more safe and enjoyable for all members.
Users are also not allowed to abuse the network by sending spam or viruses.
Whether you want to find others who share your interests, chat privately with your friends, or meet other people who play your favorite game, AOL's variety of chat rooms provide numerous ways to connect to members and possibly even meet new friends.
AOL has comprehensive guidelines that users need to follow to ensure a safe chat experience for all members and requires members to agree to these policies when creating a screen name.