Facebook Messenger has reached one billion month-to-month users, making it one of the vital fashionable apps in the world.
Simply two years after the app used to be separated from the primary FB app, the Messenger app is catching up with its guardian-app that has 1.5 billion lively customers a month.
“We’re grateful for all of the folks who’re sending billions of messages every day and we hope to send 1 billion thank yous within the type of a new floating balloon reward that everyone can use to have fun,” mentioned a spokesman for FB.
To ship the celebratory emoji, open the Messenger app and ship a balloon emoji. The man or woman receiving the message will see a move of balloons fly up their monitor once they learn it.
reaching the milestone earns Messenger a position within the top three most widespread apps on the earth, together with FB and WhatsApp, all three of which might be owned via Mark Zuckerberg’s organization. It also makes it the 2nd most well-known iOS app of all time, in line with the organization.
“We stay concerned about serving to connect humans to the humans and businesses who subject most,” stated David Marcus, the VP of Messenger.