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FB Pages Manager for Windows Phone receives massive update

FB Pages Manager for Windows Phone essentially helps you stay on top of administrating your Facebook pages (hence the name). The app sports numerous features that are absent from the official Facebook app and is a must-have should you regularly interact with your Facebook page(s) on a daily basis. The app has recently been bumped to version 1.5 and we're looking at a sizeable update with a strong list of new features, joined by fixes and alterations.

So what exactly is included in version 1.5? According to the official changelog, you'll be able to enjoy the following after updating:

  • Uservoice link
  • Ability to send feedback via facebook message
  • App is now WP8 native
  • In app purchases (lite only)
  • Post likes
  • App update notifications
  • Swedish, Polish and Malay languages
  • Post preview
  • Option to manually add a link to a post
  • Schedule posts
  • Pull to refresh on timeline and messages
  • Logout option
  • Post insights (full only)
  • Message inbox
  • Setting to enable the display of cover photo on the page view
  • Message notifications
  • Loading when a notification is pressed

That's quite the update, especially being upgraded to take full advantage of Windows Phone 8, as well as providing a means to use IAP (in-app purchasing) for extras in the lite version of FB Pages Manager. We're certain those of you who use this app to manage said pages will enjoy what's included in the above list, particularly message notifications and the option to manually add a link to a post.

The new features aren't the only new additions in the latest release. The developer also included numerous changes and fixes - perfect if you've been experiencing issues when attempting to use FB Pages Manager. A full list of what's been fixed or altered can be found in the official changelog (see link above). These include: dates being relative to the local time, performance improvements and more.

You can download FB Pages Manager (Lite version - right QR code) from the Windows Phone Store. Thanks, Michael, for the tip!

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds is Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him over on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.

13 Comments
  • Love this freakin app! Makes my life easier! Well worth the 2 bucks. I love the automatic post later feature. Good stuff!
  • Hey I want to ask, since you've tried this already, does it cover Fb groups too, or just Fb pages..?
  • I use It as well and for as far as I know it lets You only update pages.
  • Thanks for the info. :)
  • kirklyt actually a FB groups manager is on our roadmap, maybe in the near future we can check that out ;)
  • Nice.! That would really be useful for me.! I have a lot of groups that I handle, that would be a must-have. :D
  • I think it's just pages as far I know.
  • Made by non Microsoft employees
  • Yippie, I am very much happy now. I am using Nokia 920 and it would be great to to use FB manager  app with this great update. Thanks for sharing
  • I wish this app covers other aspects of FB too, that'd be awesome
  • David which aspects? we have an uservoice to let our users to give us feedback and suggest features.
    Uservoice link:
    http://pagesmanagerwp.uservoice.com
     
  • What is Facebook?
  • A coffee table book full of headshots.