An Orkut user was also able to add videos to their profile from either You Tube or Google Video with the additional option of creating either restricted or unrestricted polls for polling a community of users.There was at one point an option to integrate GTalk with Orkut, enabling chat and file sharing.By August 30, 2007, most users on Orkut could see changes on their profile pages as per the new redesign.On August 31, 2007, Orkut announced its new features including improvements to the way you view your friends, 9 rather than 8 of your friends displayed on your homepage and profile page and basic links to your friends' content right under their profile picture as you browse through their different pages.The allegation is based on the presence of 9 identical bugs in Orkut that also existed in In Circles.On August 25, 2007, Orkut announced a redesign and the new UI contained round corners and soft colors, including small logotype at upper left corner.
Orkut was one of the most visited websites in India and Brazil in 2008.
Orkut added different colours choices for the users profiles.
The themes were eventually removed and an Orkut badge was visible for those who didn't changed to the new Orkut.
Orkut's features and interface changed significantly with time.
Initially, each member could become a fan of any of the friends in their list and also evaluate whether their friend is "Trustworthy", "Cool", "Sexy" on a scale of 1 to 3 (marked by icons), which was aggregated as a percentage.