A report from TechCrunch indicates that Facebook is intending to turn its Messenger service into a platform that’s akin to Snapchat. At least similar in the sense that it’s going to become a messaging service which third parties can use to deliver content and communicate more directly with their audience. However, Facebook’s goal is not to mimic Snapchat, it’s to make Messenger more useful. The company’s vision for the new platform functionality will be officially announced at Facebook’s F8 conference. The initial focus of the new functions will be on how third parties can publish content and deliver information to […]The post Facebook to Turn Messenger into a Platform Similar to Snapchat by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.