As soon as Fb rolled out its Snapchat Stories clone inside Messenger, the app began to really feel just a little busy and disorganized. So, Fb is giving Messenger a revamp.
The social community is reorganizing the Messenger dwelling display in an effort to make it “your central hub for connecting with the folks and companies you wish to in no matter manner you favor.” Messenger Day posts nonetheless function prominently, however are actually situated under three new tabs on the high of the house display: Messages, Energetic, and Teams.
“By tapping or swiping to those tabs, you’ll be able to rapidly navigate to the place it is advisable to go and get messaging sooner,” Fb wrote in a post on the Messenger web page.
The underside bar can be getting a refresh. It now has tabs for House, Calls, the in-app Digicam, and Individuals and Video games. When there’s one thing new to take a look at in one among these tabs, Fb will put a purple dot there to let . While you obtain a brand new message, for example, you may see a purple dot subsequent to the House button. Should you missed a name, you may see a purple dot subsequent to Calls.
“These small modifications are designed to make Messenger easier for you – that can assist you get to your contacts rapidly, leap into your conversations the place you left off, begin new chats, and keep updated,” Fb wrote.
Fb mentioned it plans to roll out these modifications worldwide on iOS and Android this week.
In the meantime, Fb additionally this week introduced a pair updates designed to cut down on clickbait articles showing in folks’s Information Feeds.