When it comes to Facebook Messenger chatbots, we as marketers are in the thick of it. We’re devising Messenger strategies, assembling chatbot sequences, and racking up wins for our companies and clients.

But what’s the future of Facebook chatbot marketing? We have some predictions.

Crystal balls not being readily available at the time of writing, I made these predictions based on data, trends, and history (the “repeats itself” bit). We’re not a rumor blog, so there’s none of that here.

Here are 14 predictions — some possibly surprising — about Facebook Messenger marketing and chatbots.

1. Chatbots will outperform any other marketing channel.

I thought we’d start out with an easy one.

Prognostications aside,

2. Sign up for occasional Facebook Messenger Marketing news & tips via Facebook Messenger.

About the Author

Larry Kim is the CEO of MobileMonkey — provider of the World’s Best Facebook Messenger Marketing Platform. He’s also the founder of WordStream.

You can connect with him on Facebook Messenger, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram.

Originally Published on Mobilemonkey.com

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