How to add Facebook messenger to a website?

Many owners of business accounts on Facebook also have their own websites where they need to interact and communicate with their customers. Certainly, the best way to communicate with customers is to do it through Facebook. But, you can’t just tell your website visitors to go to your Facebook page, as they may simply not want to do it. What they need is a way to reach out to you right there on your website. 

Wouldn’t it be convenient if there was a way to embed your Facebook messenger on your website? And there is! Below, you will find 5 ways to embed your Facebook messenger on your website.


This is a service that helps you to communicate with your customers on your website. There are multiple ways of doing it, for example, you can use a chatbot or free chat widgets.

The widget looks like a small button or a window in the corner of the viewer’s screen. It allows customers to reach out to you via one of your supported contact methods. 

Before you can start using this service, you need to choose a messaging platform, add your contact information, and customize the button. Finally, you plug in your email and the service will send you the code to embed on your website.

The Default Facebook Option

Facebook allows you to add the Facebook messenger box to the desktop version of your website. In fact, it is the same plugin as the Facebook timeline messenger window. It’s called the Page Plugin and it’s the most official-looking messenger plug-in you can get. You can also customize this plugin as necessary.

Facebook Messenger Live Chat

This WordPress plug-in is simple and easy to use. The way it works is very similar to WhatsHelp.

Facebook Messenger for WordPress by NinjaTeam

This is a paid plug-in, but it doesn’t stand out from all the others. You don’t get any additional features. But their professional support is better. 

A Custom Solution

This is the option for those of you who don’t want a regular out-of-the-box solution. You can find a tutorial on Daddy design.

Frequently asked questions

How can I embed Facebook reviews on my site?

  • Go to the testimonials section of your Facebook business page.
  • Find the review you want to post on your website.
  • Select the “Embed” option.
  • Copy the embed code.
  • Paste the embed code into your website code.

What does “embed” mean?

Embedding refers to the integration of links, images, videos, and etc. into posts on social networks or on the website. Inline content appears as part of the message and provides a visual element that helps to get more clicks and engagement.

Can you embed a Facebook Messenger window on a website? 

Yes, there are a few ways to add Facebook Messenger to your website.