- It's a good idea to enter a name in the box before connecting.
- People tend to idle in here, so if you don't get a response immediately, stick around a while.
- If you have a problem you need help with, it's a good idea to explain some details about your situation, like your approximate location (state/country), age/grade level, interests, future hopes and dreams, family situation, whatever else is relevant.
- You may want to fill out our visitor survey or use it for ideas for things to discuss in chat.
If you're familiar with IRC, you can follow the instructions here to use a dedicated IRC client instead of the Webchat.