It adds 4 extra icons to your Facebook chat dialog window - a webcam, a microphone, a games icon and a smiley.
The installation of Facebook Video Chat is a bit suspicious however.
Facebook Video Chat is a third party plugin for Facebook that allows you to video and audio chat via Facebook.
Video and audio chatting are now possible in Facebook thanks to Skype integration and Facebook Video Chat simply offers an alternative way of doing it.
When you've finished installation, your browser will open automatically with a message of congratulations telling you to log into Facebook.
If you're using Firefox, Facebook Video Chat also requires installing an add-on which it does automatically although this requires re-starting your browser afterwards.
Tabs cannot be added to your personal Facebook profile.
Here is what you need to do to add a live chat tab to your page: 1. In the Search box at the top of the page start typing “Static HTML” and select the application “Static HTML: iframe tabs“ 4.
With the rise of the social media and the number of platforms through which a business can be discovered and reached by a prospective client, it becomes extremely important that companies do not miss the opportunity to covert those random visitors into customers.
This requires from a business to be able to engage clients and provide customer service basically from any landing page the customer finds himself at, be it the company’s Facebook, Twitter or Google page.
It's like a virtual cocktail party, where strangers gather to flirt, argue about politics and sports, ask for advice, talk about shared hobbies and interests, or simply hang out.
Chat rooms have played an important role in the evolution of interpersonal communication over computer networks. Then came USENET, an e-mail based newsgroup started in 1979. Some bulletin board users wanted to interact with the group in real time instead of waiting to reply to an ongoing message thread.
To start a video chat using Facebook Video Chat, just open a conversation window with a contact and click on the webcam icon.