For questions regarding to instant messaging, a messaging service where the the receiver receives the message almost instantly, and as such allows the 2 (or more) people to have a conversation via the service. An example of this service are things such as Messanger, Snapchat or Twitter.

Instant messaging is a large part of many people's lives, and a lot of people use instant messaging programs as the primary way of communicatin with others when they are not face to face, and especially so in long distance relationships. Some examples of popular instant messaging applications include:

  • Facebook Messenger
  • Snapchat
  • Kik
  • Whatsapp
  • Twitter

This tag should be used for questions regarding to instant messaging, a messaging service where the the receiver receives the message almost instantly, and as such allows the 2 (or more) people to have a conversation via the service. An example of this service are things such as Messanger, Snapchat or Twitter.

For questions relating to the use of email instead of instant messaging applications, please use the tag. For questions covering the social media aspect more than the messaging, please use the tag instead.