Messenger Platform

Overview

Explore key capabilities of the platform

Getting Started

Create a bot in 10 minutes using Node JS

Guides

Detailed guides on the platform key features

API Reference

  • Webhooks - receive messages and various events
  • Send API - send messages, content, templates, quick replies and more
  • Web Views - on using web pages inside of the bot
  • Plugins - different plugins that can be used on web to drive users to a bot
  • Thread Settings - to set your default appearance, set menu and other settings
  • User Profile - get user info such as name, profile picture, timezone and more

Report a bug

Select Messenger Platform to report a platform-related bug

Launch

Launch Steps

Review the steps needed for launch.

App Review

Read about the submission process.

Messenger Platform Policy Overview

Read the overview about platform policies for Messenger and make sure your integration is compliant.

Platform Guidelines

Discover how to use Messenger Platform tools to design a delightful experience and get the most out of your interactions on Messenger.

Other Resources

Wit.ai Bot Engine

Wit.ai is a useful tool for buildling conversational bots. The Wit.ai API can help you parse messages into structured, actionable data. The new Wit.ai Bot Engine (early beta) can predict the next actions your bot should execute.

Technical FAQ

Read the FAQ for frequently asked technical questions.