Social & Communications Apps

Share your photos, your interests, your life through blogs, forums and social networks; keep in touch with your friends and meet people with text, video and voice chats, text messaging and social media clients.

Skype

Skype

Skype is the most popular free voice-over IP and instant messaging service globally. It allows users to text, video and voice call over the internet. Users can also call landlines and mobiles at competitive rates using Skype credit...

License: Freemium | Voted: 2175 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, Chrome OS, Windows RT, Android Tablet, BSD, Windows Phone, iPad, Apple Watch, Android Wear,

Picasa

Picasa

Picasa is a software download from Google, that helps you organize, edit, and share your photos. The local application usage and the online storage up to 1 GB is free, and it is easy to use. The online version is called Picasa Web Albums. ...

License: Freemium | Voted: 1521 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Chrome OS, Wine,

Thunderbird

Thunderbird

Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox. It supports POP (storing mail locally on your hard drive so that it can be accessed without...

License: Open Source | Voted: 1488 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD, Haiku,

Pidgin

Pidgin

Pidgin is an easy to use, multi-protocol chat client client used by millions. Connect to AIM, MSN, Yahoo, XMPP, and more chat networks all at once. It has built-in support for NSS, offering client-to-server message encryption for protocols...

License: Open Source | Voted: 1335 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD, Xfce,


Spotify

Spotify

Spotify is a commercial music streaming service providing digital rights management-restricted content from record labels including Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group and Universal. Music can be browsed by artist, album, genre, playlist, or...

License: Freemium | Voted: 1172 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, Chrome OS, Android Tablet, Windows Phone, iPad, OpenPandora, Kindle Fire, MeeGo, Adobe Flash Player,

WordPress

WordPress

WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to work with your blogging software, not fight it. Self-hosted...

License: Freemium | Voted: 1079 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, BSD, iPad, Self-Hosted, PHP,

GitHub

GitHub

GitHub is a web-based hosting service for projects that use the Git revision control system. It is written in Ruby on Rails by Logical Awesome developers Chris Wanstrath, PJ Hyett, and Tom...

License: Freemium | Voted: 856 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Windows RT, Android Tablet,

Hangouts

Hangouts

Hangouts is a messaging app that lets you send and receive messages, photos and more, and even start free video and voice calls – one to one or with a group! "Hangouts" are places used to facilitate group video chat (with a...

License: Free | Voted: 827 times | Platform: Windows, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Chrome OS, Android Tablet, iPad, Chrome, Android Wear,


Twitter

Twitter

Get real-time updates about what matters to you.

License: Free | Voted: 753 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, Windows RT, Android Tablet, Windows Phone, iPad, TweetDeck, Blackberry 10, Nokia Store, Kindle Fire,

Facebook

Facebook

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and...

License: Free | Voted: 704 times | Platform: Web / Cloud, Windows Mobile, Android, iPhone, Java Mobile, S60, HP webOS, Blackberry, Android Tablet, Windows Phone, iPad,

Google Plus

Google Plus

The Google+ project aims to make sharing on the web more like sharing in real life. Sharing is a huge part of the web, a part that Google+ makes a lot simpler with these features: - Circles makes it easy to put your friends from...

License: Free | Voted: 693 times | Platform: Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Chrome OS, Android Tablet, iPad, Android Wear,

Telegram

Telegram

Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free. It is like SMS, but more powerful.

License: Free | Voted: 668 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Android Tablet, Windows Phone, iPad, Apple Watch, Android Wear,


ownCloud

ownCloud

A safe home for all your data – Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms

License: Free Personal | Voted: 636 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Android, iPhone, Blackberry, Android Tablet, iPad, Self-Hosted,

FreezeCrowd

FreezeCrowd

FreezeCrowd is a social network that connects people in group photos. The motto is to break the ice and connect with your friends through the photos. People in the photos leave comments in the form of speech bubbles that are linked to...

License: Free | Voted: 537 times | Platform: Web / Cloud,

WhatsApp Messenger

WhatsApp Messenger

WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform mobile messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS. WhatsApp Messenger is available for iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows Phone and Nokia and yes, those phones...

License: Free | Voted: 445 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, S60, Blackberry, Android Tablet, Windows Phone, Blackberry 10, Android Wear, Kindle Fire,

Slack

Slack

Slack brings all your communication together in one place. It's real-time messaging, archiving and search for modern teams.

License: Freemium | Voted: 359 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Linux, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Apple Watch, Electron / Atom Shell,


Drupal

Drupal

Drupal is a free software package that allows an individual, a community of users, or an enterprise to easily publish, manage and organize a wide variety of content on a website. Hundreds of thousands of people and organizations are using...

License: Open Source | Voted: 359 times | Platform: Self-Hosted, PHP,

Flickr

Flickr

Online social photo and short video sharing community. Flickr helps you organize that huge mass of photos you have and offers a way for you, your friends and family to tell stories about them.

License: Freemium | Voted: 336 times | Platform: Mac, Windows, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Chrome, Kindle Fire,

TweetDeck

TweetDeck

TweetDeck aims to evolve the existing functionality of Twitter by taking an abundance of information i.e twitter feeds, and breaking it down into more manageable bite sized pieces. From a poster's point of view, it supports shortening...

License: Free | Voted: 324 times | Platform: Mac, Web / Cloud, Chrome,

Adium

Adium

Adium is a free and open source instant messaging application for Mac OS X, written using Mac OS Xs Cocoa API, released under the GNU GPL and developed by the Adium team. Based on the libpurple protocol library, Adium can connect you to...

License: Open Source | Voted: 322 times | Platform: Mac,


Outlook.com

Outlook.com

Outlook.com, part of Office Online (not to be confused with Microsoft Office Outlook ), is a webmail service from Microsoft, successor of Hotmail. Outlook.com offers...

License: Free | Voted: 308 times | Platform: Web / Cloud, Chrome OS,

Asana

Asana

Asana is the easiest way for teams to track their work so they can get results. It’s free to use, simple to get started, and powerful enough to run your entire business.

License: Freemium | Voted: 289 times | Platform: Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone,

Papaly

Papaly

Papaly is a simple social bookmarking tool to manage all your links. Create custom boards and categories. Share and follow topics of interest to discover new content.

License: Free | Voted: 289 times | Platform: Web / Cloud, iPhone, Chrome OS, Chrome, Firefox,

Tumblr

Tumblr

Micro-blogging. Tumblr lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos, from your browser, phone, desktop, email, or wherever you happen to be. You can customize everything, from colors, to your...

License: Free | Voted: 285 times | Platform: Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Windows Phone, iPad, Kindle Fire,

SoundCloud

SoundCloud

SoundCloud lets you move music fast & easy. The platform takes the daily hassle out of receiving, sending & distributing music for artists, record labels & other music professionals.

License: Freemium | Voted: 276 times | Platform: Mac, Web / Cloud, Android, iPhone, Android Tablet, Windows Phone, iPad, Apple Watch, Kindle Fire,