We all know the big names such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat- but it is time to shine the spotlight on the apps that are destined to rise to the top of the lists. Here are 10 social media applications designed to help you make your work or personal life more productive.
Digging around for today’s top news? Digg provides it users with the some of the most buzz-worthy stories in one place, as an extremely efficient aggregator of the day’s top headlines.
Attendees of networking events and meetings are bound to benefit from SummitSync’s ability to rapidly connect online with the people you connected with at that conference or networking event.
Can’t find your way? It time to download Waze. This app is the easiest way to navigate your surroundings wherever you go and beat any traffic that stops you in your tracks.
Pocket is an app that allows you to save, search and recommend any and all online stories that interest you, whether they’re in article or video format.
Pyrus provides you with the means to manage workflow, documents, and tasks without having to get out of bed. Coordinate your team, assign tasks and monitor all actions by using this powerful application.
Hootsuite is the perfect app for all things social. It allows you to monitor multiple channels and profiles simultaneously, with a scheduling feature for publishing content at a later time.
Periscope grants you real-time experiences, allowing you to watch and post live videos all around the world. With social content strategy trending toward real-time video streaming, apps like Periscope will continue to rise in importance.
Ever forgotten your wallet while grabbing a bite to eat with friends? Venmo addresses this pain point by easily letting you share and make payments with other individuals at the touch of a button.
Have an Apple device like an Apple Watch, iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch? Download this app to track the whereabouts of your friends and family… and find out if someone is telling the truth with they say they’re only 5 minutes away.
Slack is emerging as one of the “go-to” interoffice communication tools. Use it to easily message your friends, co-workers and teammates, assign task, and monitor progress.
Social media applications like these are designed to streamline many of our regular tasks and make routine processes more transparent. And the best part? They’re free! So download these without delay and enjoy the boost in productivity.
Are there apps you swear by? Ones that cost-effectively address personal and professional pain points? We’d love to hear! Share your thoughts in the comments field below.