2 Secrets For Starting A Successful Facebook App Want to start your own facebook app? Here are 2 tips you should know. We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started. Here's the best advice we discovered for developing a facebook app: #1: Alexandru Rosianu, founder of Messenger for Desktop: We chatted with with Alexandru, founder of Messenger for Desktop ($1.5K/month). In our interview, Alexandru says: People would always reach out to me with great feedback about what they liked and what they’d like to have. Additionally: I started monetizing too late. I was always against it because I thought people would stop using the app if I did. However, my fear was unfounded. Read the full interview ➜ Want to start a facebook app?