Why some people dislike Facebook Messenger


    Why some people dislike Facebook Messenger

  • 1 They don't like the idea of installing 2 different apps

    Some people don't like the idea of installing a special Facebook App just to message their Facebook friends. See why Blackberry messenger failed.

  • 2 They feel they are forced to download it

    Facebook forced people to download the Messenger App by preventing them from messaging their friends through the original Facebook App. Some people didn't like the idea of being forced. See Why Facebook forced people to download Messenger.

  • 3 Privacy concerns

    Some people didn't like the fact that Messenger requires so many permissions in order to run and that a person's privacy might be affected as a result. See Why do people care about privacy.

  • 4 It's cluttered compared to other Apps

    Some people think the Facebook Messenger App is cluttered compared to simpler messaging Apps such as WhatsApp. See why WhatsApp is popular.

  • 5 It has annoying notifications

    Many people don't like the way messenger notifications are displayed and believe that it's annoying. See why Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 Billion dollars.

  • 6 It's not that responsive

    Many people think that the App is less responsive than other Messaging Apps and even less responsive when compared to the original messaging Function in the original Facebook App. See Why Facebook is losing it's popularity.

  • 7 Malicious permissions

    Among the Permissions messenger asks for is Calling Phone numbers without permission, Sending text Messages, recording audio at any time, using the Camera at anytime, reading call log and reading contacts.

  • 8 Poor linking between Apps

    Some people don't like the fact that moving between the two Apps is hard. Some people wanted a button to move fast from the messaging app back to their Facebook App. See why Facebook is losing popularity.

  • 9 It doesn't offer anything additional

    The messenger App doesn't offer any additional important feature that other messaging apps don't offer except for messaging Facebook contacts. See why Teens don't like Facebook.