This season we’ve seen some of the best mobile broadband deals available. If you’ve taken advantage of one of these great deals, chances are you’re looking for some great social media apps to add to your smart phone. Here are the top ten social applications available right now.
1. Facebook :
Not necessarily the best app but Facebook is definitely the most popular social media site. If you’re a Facebook user, this app is a must for your iPhone. Check the latest updates, track and reply to messages from your friends and browse through your photos with the Facebook app.
2. Google Plus :
Plus is Google’s newest offering and is sure to give Facebook a run for its money. Get updates from your circle, video chat with up to nine friends at once and see what’s happening near you with check-ins. The Google Plus app allows you to stay connected like never before.
3. Fring :
People that use an all encompassing instant messaging on their computer will appreciate this application. Bringing Skype, Twitter and others under one roof makes it easy to keep track of your messages and the colour coded lists make it even easier.
4. Nimbuzz :
Similar to Fring, those who have snapped up one of the best mobile broadband deals are downloading this app in droves. Bring together your instant messages just as you do in Fring but take it a step further by adding AIM, Facebook chat and VoIP calls.
5. Hootsuite :
The fact that this application is free makes it even better! Check into your Twitter, Facebook and other social networking accounts and catch up with friends. The ability to schedule posts is perhaps the best feature of the application.
6. Tweetdeck :
7. Twinkle :
If you want your friends to know where you, let Twinkle do the work. Simple sign into Twinkle and it will update your location and allow you to chat with people in your vicinity. Caution and common sense should be used with this application and parents should monitor their children’s use closely.
8. Skype :
Users of the popular VOIP service will love the app offered by the same company. Video chat with your friends on your iPhone and don’t use any of your precious plan minutes! Skype is a great, free way to stay in touch with friends and family far away.
9. TwitterFone :
10. LinkedIn :
This application is for those that desire a more business-like social network. It’s not as all encompassing as some of the other applications but it’s definitely useful, allowing you to view and edit your account easily.
The best mobile broadband deals have allowed more users to hold their world in the palm of their hand. Whether you’re new to the world of social networking or have simply upgraded to the latest smart phone, these applications should be some of the first that you download. Try one or try them all, you’re sure to find several that are useful and entertaining.
This is a guest post by Spencer Hogg from Broadband Expert where you can look through the best mobile broadband deals around.