Facebook Messenger and Instagram Get New Features, Themes, Stickers

Facebook is currently updating two of its messaging apps: Messenger and Instagram DMs with new features, themes, and stickers.

For Instagram DMs, there is a receipt feature that enables users to know if their message’s recipient read it. Also, users now have the ability to reply photo and video messages with images and video clips of their own.

For Messenger, hiding old chats is now easier than ever before with a new “Swipe to archive” feature. It is also more convenient to access these archived conversations. To do so, tap on your profile photo and select Archived Chats.

Furthermore, Messenger users get improved audio functionality. Where they had to hold the mic icon to record an audio message, now, they only need to tap it. Finally, the chat app is getting new camera stickers for Asian and Pacific Islanders in celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

For both chat apps, there are new, aesthetically appealing themes that users can use to personalize their experiences.

Facebook is making these updates to ensure its users continue to get the best experiences with its products. In return, they will retain their positions as two of the best communication products globally.

[the_ad_group id="713"]
TechVise was formed ages ago and has grown a lot. 10 years later, TechVise remains steadfast on its core values. To be the go to resource on the web for tips, tricks, reviews, features and how to guides to make your life with gadgets, apps & services easier.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related Article

News Feed

PlayStation Plus Unveils Games for October 2021

Sony revealed their three new games that will be joining the PlayStation Plus on Wednesday which will line up in October.

Amazon Event 2021: Everything that Happened

Amazon held its Event 2021 on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, where it announced a slew of new gadgets including a human robot.

Microsoft Teams to Get New Updates that will Eliminate Distractions

Microsoft is currently working on introducing new features to maintain focus during calls and meetings by the month of November.

Want to stay up to date with the latest updates?

Please fill in your details and we will send you an update every time we publish a new article.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing.