For me at least, it’s hard to believe a site can maintain its basic layout and features for this long.
I believe things really started evolving once Live Jasmin made its entrance.
Value of the token depends on each site, but on Chaturbate for example, it starts at around $0.10 USD per token) one can tip. Usually the goal is to reach a certain amount of tokens.
So let’s say one model sets a goal to get naked once she reaches 100 tokens and there are 100 registered members in that room.
Although it’s available, cam girls no longer earn most of their income from private chats, they earn it during the free chat by having members tip them.