Enhanced video calling
Feel like you're there with high-quality, full screen video and voice calling
Keep up with what your friends are doing
See your friends' latest updates from Yahoo!, Flickr, Twitter and more with the new Updates view
Improved language support
Change your preferred language in Yahoo! Messenger with just a few clicks
1. Instant message with one friend, or conference in a bunch
2. All-new Insider with Yahoo! Mail, news, weather, search and more
3. Easily find or invite friends from other services to come chat with you
4. Send text messages (SMS) to friends' mobile phones for free*
5. Make free PC-to-PC calls and PC-to-phone calls for as low as 1 a minute (plus free voicemail!)
6. Use the built-in media player to watch web videos and view photos with friends
7. Show your style with emoticons, Avatars, audibles and IMVironments
Invite your friend to play a game:
In addition to instant messages, text messages, voice and video calls, you can now play popular social games such as Mafia Wars and Fishville right within Yahoo! Messenger.
Keep up with friends wherever they are:
View, comment on and like updates from Yahoo! Pulse, Flickr, Facebook, Twitter, and more, all from right within Yahoo! Messenger.
Post one status to multiple social networks:
Share your Messenger status simultaneously on Yahoo! Pulse, Facebook, and Twitter.
Chat with Facebook friends:
In addition to your friends on Windows Live, you can now IM your Facebook friends. Continue your conversations on the go using Mobile Web Messenger, SMS Messenger or Yahoo! Messenger App for Android.
Always be available:
Stay signed in to multiple PCs simultaneously so you never have to miss a message.
Easy access to recent conversations:
Retrieve all your IM conversations from any PC where you have signed in to Yahoo! Messenger.
Personalize your experience with fresh new skins:
Express yourself and show off your personality with one of the 7 newly added messenger skins.