facebook sms

Facebook SMS – Have you ever imagined ever sending an SMS without any extra cost, as all you will ever need is an active Facebook account?  I guess that’s shocking and somewhat unbelievable, as one might want to ask how is it possible to send a text message to a person on Facebook and not actually having a chat with them like it’s done with the usual Facebook messenger.

facebook sms

Sometimes people feel or even get bored with the fact that they need more out of the social media platform they are signed up to. But in most cases, they get disappointed, because they get half of their expectations.

What is Facebook SMS?

Facebook SMS is not completely different from the conventional text messaging system, but it allows you send messages through your Facebook messenger to friends, relatives, colleagues etc. And the message is received directory into their phone inbox. Facebook SMS are accessed directly by the recipients without any form of hindrances.

How to get started on Facebook SMS

Facebook SMS might look simple for some people who are already conversant with it, but there are bunch of people out there that knows little or nothing about what it’s all about, so the following are steps to take so as to enjoy the great benefits of Facebook SMS.

First of all, let us see how you can access Facebook SMS when you are logged in on your PC:

  • Go to your search bar, type www.facebook.com.
  •   Facebook login – Log into your personal account.
  • After you have logged in click on the inverted pyramid icon at the right top corner of your PC (after the question mark Icon).
  • Then click on setting which opens your general account setting.
  • On the general account setting page, click on the icon that indicates mobile.
  • A request for your mobile number will pop up. Then when you make your number available, a confirmation pin will be sent to your phone which you will fill in space at the top corner of the page.

Once that has been done, your Facebook SMS is ready to go.

Sending Facebook SMS on Facebook Mobile

Furthermore, if you are logging in from your mobile phone below are the steps to take:

  • Go to your search bar, type www.facebook.com.
  • Log into your personal account.
  • On your homepage, click on the three horizontal lines at the top corner of the page.
  • Then you click on the icon that indicates Account settings. You will be taken to the next page where you will find the text messaging icon.
  • Click on it and it will further take you to the text messaging setting were you fill in every details required.

Once you have provided every details needed in each step, your Facebook SMS is ready for use.

Note: Facebook SMS allows additional numbers, just in case you have more than one mobile number.


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