Facebook is driving the Messenger Rooms by allowing users to create them through Instagram direct messages. In this feature, users will be able to invite up to 50 people for a video chat session. It merely means you will be able to create Messenger Rooms on Instagram and invite anybody to join, Instagram said in a tweet on Friday.
This Messenger Rooms can be created and shared for anyone to join. The Messenger Rooms were recently started last month as part of Facebook’s active expansion of video abilities.
Regular video calls require a direct invite, but this Messenger Rooms can be joined by clicking a shared link.
At the same time, up to 50 users can join a Messenger Room. Even users can drop in and out as the call goes on.
How to Create a Facebook Messenger Room With Instagram?
In the beginning, Messenger Rooms could only be initiated from Facebook messenger itself. Now the new feature is adopted in which Messenger Rooms can be created on Instagram.
Creating a Messenger Rooms is simple; users select the video chat option in the Instagram direct messages inbox. After that, there will now be an option to create a Messenger Room.
After clicking on ‘create a room,’ users can invite anyone to join. Users who are invited to join will get a link via direct message. Users can join the call if they want and also invite others to participate by sharing the same link.
Messenger Rooms Yet Supported On Messenger
The new update to Messenger Rooms provides users a unique way to start group video calls, but the original calls still take place on the messenger app.
The user of Instagram will have to turn over to Messenger to join in a video chat.
In cases where there are people you’re connected with on Instagram but not on Facebook, this feature will be helpful. Even you don’t have a Facebook account, and you can join Messenger Rooms.
Facebook is operating within a video growth right now, which can be responsible for those people who are spending more time at home due to the pandemic.
No dought many more updates from Facebook are going to come shortly, especially the ways to monetize video content.