Yahoo.com is an all purpose type of website, all-in-one, "with everything that is needed". Yahoo has everything that could be hoped to be needed online while browsing in small sites. One of the main features of Yahoo is the email program. Yahoo mail is free and offers unlimited memory space to its users; a very competitive offer with some other email programs that support large mailboxes for the incoming mail. It also offers a virus scan program, spam block features, a calendar and a notes block, filters, options of blocking, of personalised signature and more. With yahoo mail, it is available a page that allows the saving of the frequent contacts and the insertion of nickname for the persons to whom emails are sent, in a manner that is not necessary to type the whole email address every time that it is needed to send them a message. An other great feature of yahoo is yahoo messenger. Yahoo messenger is similar to AOL instant messenger, which is likely the most common online messaging service. Yahoo messenger is free with a reduced download. The messenger service works with the actual email screen name. It allows the users to add friends and offers the possibility to block or reject persons when they add you to their contact list.
Yahoo messenger has also the functionality of video chatting and sound that are very nice and work well enough. Yahoo is also a lot popular for its games section. Yahoo Games a large collection of online games, completed with a chat room in which you can chat by using the name of your yahoo mail. There is a large variety of free and downloadable games, including card, puzzles, words, action and sport games to mention some. To work, the games, use java, but once installed they load rather easily. Yahoo also offers a lot of other functionalities, including a search engine, yahoo groups, information on films and time of shows, weather, sport, music, shopping and more. On the actual yahoo page, it is possible to personalise what is wanted to be displayed, including the listed town weather and the updated quotations of shares, different chronicle news, a notice board for the preferred teams etc. Yahoo is a large site for anyone of any interest or age.