True to its previous promise, Facebook began integrating its various messaging, messaging, and social platforms.
Facebook's own messaging platform, Messenger, will take over the role of chat client for the company's Instagram photo-sharing service in the future – the change will be implemented gradually, in several stages. the social site, first for users in the U.S.
U.S. instagram users may have faced a pop-up message over the weekend that drew attention to a new messaging option while using the app. Pushing the update, the previous interface essentially gave way to Facebook Messenger, which, in addition to the design change, also enriches Instagram chat messages with a number of new features.
Although Facebook noted last year that its own messaging platforms and services (Messenger , WhatsApp, Instagram) is the goal, first with cross-platform messaging, for the first time the company has taken a step in this direction, although despite the fact that Facebook Messenger serves Instagram, using the Instagram app – for now – it is not possible to send messages to friends who only Facebook
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