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How to Setup ManyChat for Facebook Messenger

Have a facebook fan page…. good.  How to install and setup Manychat to work with your Facebook Fan Page and Facebook Messenger

What will follow is a step by step tutorial and to get setup and running with Manychat and Facebook Messenger.

This tutorial assumes you have a FB fan page set up for your art business. If you don’t then you need to start one.

It should be stated that Manychat has a completely free account option so you can get things set up and kick the tires a bit before you determine whether or not a pro account is for you.

The pro account, that has all the bells and whistles is currently $15 a month for 1k subscribers.

Let’s get started.

Sign-up for ManyChat

8) Go to ManyChat and click Get Started Free.

start with manychat

9) Click Sign in with Facebook to log into ManyChat using your Facebook account. This is the only way you can log into ManyChat.

sign into manychat with facebook

10) Make sure the correct profile is showing and click Continue.

continue with your facebook page

11) Click OK to give ManyChat access to your Facebook page. They will never post anything on your page.

give manychat access to your facebook page

12) Click Connect to finish connecting your Facebook page to ManyChat.

connect manychat to facebook page

13) Leave the box checked if you want to receive exclusive updates & top use cases from ManyChat. Otherwise uncheck the box. Then click Get Started.

get started with manychat

14) Make sure the Send to Messenger button is checked. Then click See How it Looks to preview what a welcome message will look like to your ManyChat subscribers in Facebook messenger.

see welcome message in messenger

15) Click View it on Messenger.

view welcome message in messenger

16) Click Continue to be taken to your Facebook messenger account.

manychat link with facebook messenger

17) This is an example of what a Welcome Message will look like to your ManyChat subscribers.

manychat welcome message preview gif

18) Leave the Install This Welcome Message box unchecked and click Next Comes a Broadcast.

send manychat welcome message preview

19) Click Send This to Yourself to send the test broadcast to your Facebook messenger account.

send manychat broadcast preview

20) This is an example of what a broadcast will look like to your ManyChat subscribers.

manychat broadcast preview gif

21) Click Time to Grow a Bit.

view manychat broadcast in facebook messenger

22) Click Finish Onboarding to exit the ManyChat basic overview.

finish manychat onboarding

23) Click Go to Dashboard to finish setting up your ManyChat account.

go to manychat dashboard

24) This is your ManyChat dashboard. You’re all set up!

done setting up manychat

That’s it! You’re ready to start rockin’ it with ManyChat.

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