There is no doubt that Facebook is the number one social networking site in the world at the present time. Facebook allows users to share just about anything from status updates to news stories to current locations, and the Android app extends that functionality. With Facebook for Android, users can do just about anything they can do on the website, as well as post specific location-based info to the site. You can also share photos and videos with this app.
With Twitter, you can watch the world unfold like never before. By installing Twitter on your android phone, you can get real-time stories, pictures, videos, conversations, ideas, and inspiration all in your timeline. You can follow people and your interests to get unfiltered access and unique behind-the-scenes perspectives. It also makes what they call “Discovery” very easy through search and trending topics.
The new Android app makes it even easier to connect and grow your network, engage with professional content and gain insights right from the stream.
LinkedIn allows you to upload your resume, listing education, experience, achievement, and much more. Others can also add recommendations as well as contact you for job opportunities. The Android app will allow you to view profiles and your news feed, as well as sync your LinkedIn calendar with your device’s calendar.
Google+ is Google’s latest attempt at social networking, and it seems like this time they really got it right.
Beyond features that Facebook already offers – like status, links, photos, and location – Google+ offers a few really cool extras – including Hangouts, which are real-time, multi-person video chats. The app allows you to check out what’s hot stream to see trending topics and view nearby stream to see what people near your location are saying.
100 million users love Instagram! It's a free, fun, and simple way to make and share gorgeous photos on your Android. Instagram for android allows you to take photos, apply filters, and share them to your Instagram followers as well as with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr.
Foursquare, one popularized location-based sharing app, allow you to find out where friends and locals love to go. Wherever you are in the world, open up Foursquare to see where your friends like to go, and get recommendations for the best restaurants, bars, and sights in the area. We analyze our millions of tips, likes, and over 3.5 billion check-ins to show you the most-loved places in any city.
Pinterest is a tool to find your inspiration and share it with others. Use it to collect things you love, organize and plan important projects, and more. With Pinterest for android, you can pin images from around the web, Explore pins and boards you’re interested in and Get inspiration from DIY, Travel, Food and other categories. You can also pin with your camera. Browsing pinboards is a fun way to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests.
Yahoo is the one the popular social network and it possesses most of the ingredients necessary to make a great IM experience. With Yahoo Messenger for Android, you can chat with Facebook friends, Free international SMS ††, Share Photos & Video, and Chat with Windows Live friends. It also allows you send camera and gallery photos and express yourself with emoticons and receive pix from your IM friends.
Path is a personal social network designed to help you be closer with family and friends. Now with Path 3, they have added private messaging and stickers so you can chat instantly with the ones you love. Path takes the social network concept and makes it even more personalized. Path is meant for you to connect with family and close friends, limiting you to 150 connections.
Imo.im is a convenient way to stay on top of your instant message conversations. The app is available for all major mobile phones and allows you to keep in touch with friends through Facebook Chat, Google Talk, Skype, MSN, ICQ/AIM, Yahoo, Jabber, Hyves, VKontakte, Myspace, and Steam. You can also share your location with friends using Google Maps and Places and Discover new people and content tailored to your interests.