No other platform has been able to bring ‘friends’ so close together as Facebook. The most feverishly followed social media giant has helped people make friends and exchange pleasantries with each other, thereby helping them understand and care for each other in a better way. But hey! What if you forget to wish a close friend of yours on his/her birthday? Your friendship would be at stake then, wouldn’t it? There’s no need to worry because Birthday Scheduler for Fb for Android lets you schedule wall posts for upcoming birthdays of your friends and automatically sends default/personalized congratulation messages from your mobile device.
You may swear upon your habit of always being in touch with your friends on Facebook but if you can’t even remember their birthdays, your efforts are of no use. With Birthday Scheduler for Fb, you would never miss out on your Facebook friends’ birthdays. Even if you do, Birthday Scheduler won’t. The app not only displays birthday dates but also lets you customize friends list as well as congratulation messages. Just check a friend’s name from the list and relax! The app automatically sends birthday wishes to your friends at a specified time.
To customize a congratulation message, tap on ‘ABC’ icon, type custom post messages and set custom post time at which you would like to wish birthday to your friend. Also, you can select from a nice little collection of gift icons from within the app to attach with your birthday message. Default post messages and default time to post can be modified from Menu > Prefs settings.
You can also visit your Facebook friend’s profile page by tapping on his/her name. Plus, you may exclude specific friends from the congratulation list. To exclude a friend from list, long tap on his/her name and select Exclude from list.
The app lets you sync Facebook contacts anytime you like. Friend names can be filtered and sorted according to their status and by their name or by birthday date respectively. Birthday Scheduler also supports home screen widget that displays the next upcoming birthday of your Facebook buddy. To add the home screen widget, proceed as follows:
- Long tap on a vacant area on your home screen.
- Tap Widgets > Birthday Scheduler for Fb
All the above mentioned features are available through Birthday Scheduler for Fb Lite (the free version). Birthday Scheduler For Fb Pro (paid version) adds a couple of interesting features. With the Pro version, you can post on your friends’ Facebook wall using anonymous/fake ‘via message’ such as ‘via Your Friend’ of ‘via AddictiveTips’ etc. Also, it allows editing and/or scheduling messages for multiple friends.