Facebook messenger codes introduced in 2016 is no longer available for business pages.
This is the official message from Facebook.
On July 29, 2019 we deprecated the Messenger codes endpoint for V4.0 and will be removing it for all versions on October 29, 2019
Starting August 15, 2019, The Messenger camera will no longer support scanning Messenger Codes.
As an alternative, we recommend businesses take advantage of the phone’s native capabilities to scan QR codes with m.me links. See QR Codes on m.me links
How to generate QR code for your facebook business page or messenger?
- Step 1. Open any facebook QR code generator of your choice
- Step 2. Paste or type your URL https://m.me/digirabia?ref=happy_people or to get QR code of the facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Digirabia/ and click create
- Step 3. Your QR code will be ready to download
- Step 4. Download and place it wherever you want
Information from facebook
M.me links with ref parameters can be embedded into QR Codes. QR compatible codes can be scanned with the phone’s native camera.
How to get m.me links and connect with QR codes?
This is our facebook messenger link,so basically m.me is nothing but the messenger link.
Try this link,this is an example of m.me link
If you have a bot on your facebook messenger,connect the referral link and the messenger link together like this
Messenger link +Referral link
You need to create one referral link and place it in the link to connect your messenger through QR.You can also give any parameter and generate a QR code but you need a bot to guide the visitors .To connect with your bot and get analytics of the users,You need to create one referral link with manychat,chatfuel or any other bot builders.
This is the QR code of https://m.me/digirabia?ref=happy_people
Do you want to get one like this?Replace Digirabia with your facebook page name and get yours ready.
Why you should use QR codes?
Just imagine someone is interested in your services and looking to contact you immediately and then they find the QR code on your website, brochure or flyer. Good news for you, they will connect through scanning QR code. To scan QR codes, just go to facebook and type QR in the search, you will find the QR page to scan code. To connect with messenger bots through QR, tools like manychat can be used to connect the chat with bots. This is not time-consuming, your job is made easier. Forget the messenger codes and utilize the traditional QR codes. This is not a bad idea as there is not much difference between messenger codes and QR codes.QR codes can be generated in a few minutes and there are a lot of free QR code generators. You can also place a logo, change colour and set the quality before creating one. Now go create your codes and place them wherever you prefer.
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