How to automatically open the messaging popup when a user visits your facebook page

Disclaimer: Facebook says in the description of this feature, that it “may” prompt the opening of the chat window. Spectrm has no further information on what criteria are taken into account.

Time needed: 1 minute.

How to open the facebook messenger chat window automatically:

  1. Go to your Facebook Page Settings section 

  2. Click on “Messaging” 

  3. Ensure that “Prompt people to send messages” is set to “On”

How to Submit your bot to Facebook Messenger Discovery

What is the Facebook Messenger Discovery Tab?

The Facebook Messenger Discovery tab is a section in the Facebook Messenger mobile app where users can find companies to engage on in Messenger. It can be found in the Messenger Mobile App in the bottom right.

Time needed: 10 minutes.

How to submit your Bot to Facebook Messenger Discovery

  1. Go to your Facebook Page’s Settings section at the top of your page and choose “Messenger Platform”

  2. Scroll down to find “Discover Settings”

  3. Click on “Set up” and fill out the form.

    Overview: A brief description of your bot that will be used by our review team to evaluate your Discover submission.
    Category: The primary and secondary category you would like your bot to be surfaced in.
    Keywords: A comma-separated list of up to 10 keywords that will be used to index your bot for search.
    Language: The languages you would like your bot to be surfaced for.
    Summary: A brief description of your bot that will be displayed beneath your app name in Discover tab results.

  4. Click on Submit when done.

  5. Make sure your visibility is set to “Show”

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