7 Best Social Media Apps on Android in 2017

Check out the 7 best social media apps on used by millions all over the world. These apps are always free and a daily app for most of us. 2 min


Social media is the best way to connect with your partners, friends, and relatives. 

Facebook is the most popular name when it comes to Social networking.

But, with time some more amazing Social media apps are introduced for users to connect with their friends and family. 

And that’s what this post is all about. 

Let’s have a look at the top 7 best social media apps for your Android device.

Top Social Media Apps for Android

1. WhatsApp

Today WhatsApp is the most popular social media app. 

More than 1 billion people in over 180 countries are using it. People use Whatsapp to stay in touch with family and friends, anywhere and anytime. 

It is a simple, secure, and reliable messaging app that allows users to chat, share audio-video clips and do FREE voice and video call.

It comes with an end-to-end encryption security by default. It is available free on play store; you can easily download it from there and install on your device.

2. Instagram

Facebook is ruling the social media on the Web for a long time, but Instagram rules on mobile. 

It allows you to share photos and videos, publicly or privately. It gives its users option to apply various filters to their pictures and locations through Geotags. 

Users can connect their other social media account to Instagram

Also, you can add hashtags to your photos, to link your pics to other content on Instagram featuring the same subject or overall topic.

3. Snapchat

Snapchat is a multimedia mobile application app that lets you quickly connect to your friends and fans. 

You can view live stories from all around the world and explore news in Discover. 

The excellent feature of Snapchat is that it is not only a Media sharing app, but also you can transfer money to your friends. 

Snapchat is a great private messaging app for pics and videos, and once they have viewed for few seconds will automatically disappear. Its exciting features are so appealing that attracts users. 

4. Kik

Kik is another fantastic freeware instant messaging app that let its users connect each other through chat. 

It uses mobile data to transmit your messages, images, videos, web pages and other content. 

Kik is also known for its preserving users’ anonymity feature, by allowing a user to register on Kik messenger without providing a mobile number. 

It supports Bots so that users can communicate with each other through a chat interface. 

This great app has more than 300 million registered users from all over the world. 

5. Twitter

Twitter is a great platform where users can share their views, ideas or any other information. 

It is an amazing social networking and microblogging service. Users can send and receive messages called tweets that can be up to 140 characters long. 

These tweets will appear on the user page and can be read by anyone, but you can also keep your tweets private, which is then only shown, to your friend list. 

It is the big platform, but yet simple and convenient to use. 

6. Tumblr

Another great microblogging and social networking app available on Google play store for free. 

It allows its users to post multimedia blogs, which include text, images, videos, links, quotes, and audio. Also, the bloggers can create a short-form blog, which is called a tumble blog. 

Users can follow the other user’s blog too. The bloggers can also make their blogs private. You can connect your social media account to Facebook with your Tumblr account. It has more than 555 million users.

7. Telegram

Telegram is an impressive free cloud-based instant messaging service. It allows you to co-ordinate with up to 5000 members of groups. 

Using Telegram, you can send any file, even larger than 1.5 GB

It provides you security by encrypting all your calls and texts. You can synchronize all your messages with all your device as all the messages stored in the cloud.

You can read more about Android Apps here. 


Well, that’s it. These are some of the best social media apps available for free on play store. I have tried my best to provide you top 7 best social media app for your Android device. Thanks for reading. J


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Iftekhar Ahmed
Iftekhar Ahmed is the owner of iftiSEO.com and writes on various topics like Online Earning, SEO, Blogging etc. He has worked on many blogs and also works as an SEO Analyst.