Enter whatever name you want under “Nickname.” Check the “I have a password” box and enter this website without the https:// or .com as the password (no spaces, all lowercase). “Channel” should be #hello. Finally, click the “Start…” button.

Anything you type can be read by everyone in the channel.

For more information about IRC, check out the Debian 9 AMI IRC Server with IRC Bouncer article.

If the above widget doesn’t load, try this direct link, installing IRCCloud, or the more traditional methods available at Contact Me.