Almost all smartphone users have embraced social media and daily link up with hundreds of friends on various platforms. iPhone users will find some interesting apps that augment their socialising activities, or leverage the various platforms for playing and working.
What’s the story?
Steller lets you discover, create and share your stories using photos, videos and text. You can personalise the look and feel of your story and publish it publicly and privately, including on social networks. You can add Instant Articles on Facebook, embed a story on your own blog or your own website. After joining a Steller community, you can like and comment on others’ stories.
Founderfox can be useful for people who are starting up a venture. It provides a fun way to pitch a new idea anytime and anywhere using a video. Once created, users can upload their video from Dropbox too. A product can be pitched to the whole word in under ten minutes. Most importantly, you can share your pitches in Twitter and other social media platforms.
QuizUp is an award-winning multiplayer trivia game that you can play with friends and meet new people in the process. This is a great way to meet like-minded people who have the same interests as you, selected by age and location.
Having chosen a topic, you can challenge someone for a quick, real-time match or random game. For each topic there is a unique community where you can play, post and interact with other people.
Feelings expressed in more than words
The iTunes store describes SUPER! as follows: “Bold opinions become tiny works of art. Super takes self-expression with friends to a whole new level. Starters and recommended images draw out the opinions and ideas you didn’t even know you had.”
The app provides a list of unique starter phrases to get you going on your latest thoughts. Sharing is possible on Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram and other social platforms. In essence, this app leverages the best combinations of text and images to convey your message or feeling accurately.
A few options to make socialising much more fun!