In essence, we have no choice but to use Facebook Messenger, unless you are not after chatting on Facebook. If you are lingering on whether to download the Messenger or to keep using the official Facebook app or web client; it’s time to head to the app stores and download the latest version of Facebook Messenger, install it and start enjoying this amazing instant messenger.
In order to sign up for a Facebook Messenger account , you’ll need your Facebook login credentials, which is quite similar to the web client. However, this instant messenger has an additional feature, where you can add a phone number that can also be used for chatting
purposes. This means that it is possible to keep in touch with your friends who are not using Facebook using their phone numbers directly from Facebook Messenger.
Make Calls instead of Texting
Go on and make a voice and as soon as you are done, the message will be sent to the intended recipient.
Create Groups & Pin them to your wall
Since you have lots of people to chat to there is no need to always have to launch the app first before accessing this crew as with Facebook Messenger, you can pin a shortcut to a group chat on your home screen.
To do this, go to “Groups” tab and select any of your existing groups or if there is none, you can as well create one. Go on and tap on the menu button located at the upper right-hand side of the Group tile and then follow it by selecting “Create shortcut.” Wasn’t that simple?
Popup Chat Heads
Sending a big Thumbs-UP
You can enlarge the size of the ‘Like’ thumb in Facebook Messenger by tapping and holding on the ‘Like’ button.
You can also tap on the emoji button located just at the end of the entry field or check out your sticker collection for a more expressive feel.