Additionally, the software they use is quite clunky and slow to interact with (and I’m on a pretty beefy PC and internet connection).
It’s likely the lag issues are caused by the sheer amount of people online and chatting all at once.
They’ve been around since 1999 and have been one of the most dominant chat room sites on the internet.
In fact, when Yahoo shut their chat rooms down in 2012, it’s likely that Chat-Avenue was the place that many of their regulars may have flooded into.
An overview of their live cams are displayed on a page with a preview image of the broadcaster, an age, and a category for each chat room.