How To Add Favorites in Facebook Chat

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The Facebook Messenger app allows you to add contacts to your list of Favorites, which pins people with whom you chat the most to the top of your contact list.

This walkthrough works for the various versions of the Facebook Messenger mobile app, including iOS, Android, and Windows Phone.

Adding Contacts to Favorites on Facebook Messenger

Open the Facebook Messenger app. Click Menu > Edit (next to People with Messenger):

Tap Pin people:

Tap the + to add a contact to your favorites:
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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