Add a Now Typing Message Indicator to Your Mac’s Menu Bar
Are you lucky enough to feel like someone is sending you a Messages message as soon as you leave your desktop? On iDownloadBlog, they demonstrate how to add a simple little typing indicator to your menu bar so you know when you’re about to receive a new message.
To do this, you will need the previously mentioned EasySIMBL and the TypeStatus plugin . Once they’re set up, just restart Messages on your Mac and you’ll get a little typing indicator in the menu bar.