Facebook introduces ‘Mentions’ app to Android



Social media giant, Facebook, has introduced a new application called ‘Mentions’ to the android platform. ‘Mentions’ is one of Facebook’s  many applications, designed to allow users share posts with people who are following them and also for live broadcast.

The ‘Mentions’ application was released back in July, 2015, exclusively for iPhone users. It has taken Facebook, quite sometime to bring this app to the Android platform. This application is designed for people with celebrity status, If you are a local celebrity, state celebrity, National celebrity, a World renowned celebrity or a celebrity among your peers. ‘Mentions’ will carter for your publicity needs , as it allows users to communicate with followers, star conversation, share media, read trending news etc.

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Mentions is completely different from the Facebook app and messenger. Faces of famous celebrities are adorning the screenshot of the application already.You can give it a try. Follow the download link this link Playstore.

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Ifeanyi Joseph

Ifeanyi Okondu is a creative writer, Java programmer, and football fan with a profound interest in technology. He spends most of his time reading, discussing, and writing about technology and how man’s brainchild is shaping the world. When he is not crafting engaging content, you may find him either watching YouTube videos, a football match, reading or exercising. You can connect with him on Facebook @


  1. Mentioning now is quite easy. Though there is a limit to the number of friends that can be mentioned at a time.

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