Best apps: for social networking

Man using computer - Best apps: for social networkingSocial networking has become a lot easier thanks to some of the dedicated social media apps that are available. These are some of the apps that can help you promote your business better


Echofon automatically keeps unread tweets in sync between your computer, your iPhone and your iPad. It can notify you of mentions and messages.


A social media dashboard that allows you to connect to multiple social networks from one website. It helps businesses use social networking to launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow their audiences, distribute targeted messages and track the results.


UberSocial gives you a richer Twitter experience allowing you greater formatting and customisation options.


TweetDeck is a desktop and mobile browser that helps you keep up with what’s happening on Twitter and Facebook. You can create groups, search Twitter, manage multiple accounts, and post tweets or share photos, videos and links.


There is a mobile version of this popular blogging tool so you can write and upload a blog from anywhere.


Buffer allows you to create a schedule for your Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest and Google+ posts in one place.


This tool is another option for scheduling your posts across multiple social media sites. It will also replace keywords with hashtags giving your posts a wider reach. Bundlepost integrates with other apps such as Hootsuite and Buffer.


Cyfe monitors and analyses all your business data and marketing activity including email marketing, SEO, social media and web analytics – all from one dashboard.

Social Clout

A useful analytics tool that monitors social mentions to give you insights into your brand and marketplace. Its analytics and metrics can help you optimise results on social media.


This popular tool delivers all the news and blogs that you need tailor-made for you and in one place.

Adobe Spark

With this app you can get free access to images and graphics that will transform the look of your social media messages.