Facebook Launches Messenger for Web Browsers

APRIL 9, 2015

Facebook Launches Messenger For Web Browsers

Facebook just launched a web version of their chat client. Messenger, previously available on's chat and on mobile devices (such as iOS or Android), is now available through a clean domain:

I had been waiting for something like this since I joined Facebook. The fact that you can access through the web to Facebook chat without having to see all of your friends updates — plus tons of useless notifications — is really good news.

Facebook Messenger Landing Page

Funnily enough, the whole web application displays in pure iOS style. The entire user interface uses icons, colors, and layouts of Apple's mobile operative system.