As a part of Instagram merger, Facebook Messenger gets new logo!

With the news of merging of Facebook Messenger and Instagram, there is a new logo that makes it look more like Instagram. Also, the Messenger is getting new chat themes, selfie stickers and vanish mode along with the redesign.

Now, the solid blue colour on the Messenger logo exists no more. The new logo has a gradient hue with a mix of blue and pink which makes it look more like Instagram.

Stan Chudnovsky, VP of Messenger said in a blog post,

“Our new logo reflects a shift to the future of messaging, a more dynamic, fun, and integrated way to stay connected to the people you’re close to. We hope you like it as much as we do.”

Messenger gets new chat themes, custom reactions and more.

Also, Messenger has new chat themes like love and tie-dye. Moreover, Facebook is rolling out custom reactions, selfie stickers and vanish mode.

Because of the merger, Instagram has 10 new messaging features which includes vanish mode and custom reactions. Also, Instagram is getting Messenger features such as ‘Watch Together’, chat colours, forwarding, replies, and animated message effects. The Instagram DM logo gets replaced with Messenger’s.

So, Facebook is rolling out the update to Instagram users, and will be available to users in North America soon. Also, the new update is not available in India just yet.

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