Saying a nice greeting to everyone is the best way to catch someone's attention.
If that doesn't work usually it's best to address someone with a question.
In IRC's you can only type in all capitals, there is no text editing.
It is another way of getting another chatter to talk to you, but it is considered to be rude unless you have no choice to, which is usually when no matter what you have said in the chat, everyone is still ignoring you even though you have not typed anything rude or insulting.
Chat Abbreviations To cut down time on typing, many people have started using abbreviations for various actions and phrases.
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