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Best apps: for social networking

A person pressing a friend iconSocial 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.

Platforms: iPhone, Mac, Firefox


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.

Platforms: iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android, PC, Mac


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

Platforms: iPhone, Android, Blackberry


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.

Platforms: iPhone, iPad, Android, Desktop, Chrome


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

Platforms: Windows Phone 7, Android, Blackberry, iPhone, iPad, Nokia, Desktop


Allows you to post new blogs on the move and also post quotes, photos, audio and video.

Platforms: Android, Blackberry, iPhone

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