Facebook messaging or live chat software?
Facebook has announced a (free) version of Messenger for use by businesses on their websites. Talk goes that this add-on will swallow the live chat market whole and spell the end for all rival web chat solutions.
There are, however, big differences between live chat software and Messenger when it comes to connecting with customers.
Those who are already predicting the demise of traditional chat channels may wish to take these differences into account before ringing the death knell.