The world’s largest social network Facebook has allowed to use the Messenger app users who have no account on the service. They will be able to log into messenger using your phone number.
Facebook intends to expand the audience of the messenger and turn it into a standalone application. To sign in to Facebook Messenger now simply enter the name and mobile phone number and upload a photo.
At the moment to register in Facebook Messenger without a profile in the social network available to residents of USA, Canada, Venezuela and Peru. However, Facebook will still recommend users to create an account on the social network, to be able to sync mail and contacts.
Mobile Messenger app Facebook introduced back in 2011. In 2014, the company instructed its users to download the app, so they can send personal messages to friends and chat in chat rooms. Possibility to send messages in the main app Facebook from the moment missing.
Previously, Facebook has opened the opportunity for developers to work with Messenger. According to the head of Mark Zuckerberg, it is made to connect people directly with retailers, restaurants and other types of enterprises. The company also spring have added the function of video calling.