Get Yahoo Messenger Free. This is the most popular and old messenger by yahoo which is used billions of people worldwide for chatting with strangers and with your loved ones living far from your in different areas of world.
Yahoo! Messenger may not be as popular as other instant messaging services, but it nonetheless offers users a wide range of great features and an excellent service. As it is fully integrated with Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger requires the user to have a Yahoo! account. This is not only very easy, it is also completely free. Once you have your Yahoo! account, the service imports all your contacts from your email account. It can also important contacts from a variety of other email services. Another advantage of the integration between Yahoo! Messenger and the email service is that you receive a notification each time you get a new email, so you won’t miss a thing. You can even get social network notifications.
The buddy list is really easy to use, listing both online and offline contacts. You need only to click on whatever contact you want to communicate with and you’re ready to send instant messages. It is also easy to add new contacts. You only need to add their email address or Yahoo ID, or use the search option. Video chatting is also available on Yahoo! Messenger, and the video and audio quality is very good.
But perhaps what makes Yahoo! Messenger stand apart from its competitors is the wide range of plugins available: Weather, Music, Finance, Calendar, and much more. These can be very helpful and enhance the user’s experience of a great instant messaging client.
Keep friends at your fingertips with the new Yahoo! Messenger:
- Easier ways to stay up to date – See more updates from your friends in the detailed Messenger list
- Show off your status – Easily add links and emoticons to your status messages
- Watch videos together – Share videos from popular sites and watch them with friends right in your IM window
Other features include:
- Instant message with one friend, or conference in a bunch
- Send text messages (SMS) to friends’ mobile phones
- Join a chat room to meet new friends while you discuss your favorite topics
- Make free PC-to-PC calls and PC-to-phone calls for as low as 1¢ a minute (plus free voicemail!)
- Use the built-in media player to watch web videos and view photos with friends
- Show your style with emoticons, Avatars, audibles and IMVironments
- Share securely with automatic file scanning for users of Norton AntiVirus or Internet Security 2007/2008