Social media is a fabulous place to connect people around the world and make new friends or polish existing relationships. Interact with followers on a regular basis and keep updated with the latest changes in your network to find new possibilities and grow business.
Today, we pick the 7 best social media apps for Mac OS that lets you check accounts, send messages, and post updates more easily. With support from all major social networks and instant messaging apps, they will make your communication faster and efficient.
Here we go.
Best Social Media Apps for Mac
Access your favorite social networks right from the desktop. It stays hidden until you bring the mouse pointer to the very right side of the screen.
SocialPanel covers major social sites including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, and others. You can browse them in four different visual modes- mobile, desktop, full screen, and menu bar pop up. It is easy to use, allows you to upload files and open links in external links, etc.
2. TweetDeck by Twitter
Schedule, send tweets, read messages and track conversations in real-time. TweetDeck is a great companion for Twitter users.
It has a beautiful layout where you can manage the whole Twitter account, connect followers, read the latest topics, join conversations and more.
Flume is a powerful Instagram client for Mac. It has a clean look and stunning design. The app is perfect for uploading photos even to multiple Instagram accounts and monitor their statistics without opening the browser. View photos, search for users and hashtags, send messages to your friends, and do much more.
4. WhatsApp Desktop
WhatsApp is a common instant messaging service for smartphones. We use it for communicating with people around the world at free of cost.
The Mac app also lets you read, send messages, attach files and much more. It provides end-to-end encryption to your messages for enhanced privacy and security. So no one else can read it other than you and the recipient. Group chats, read receipts, sync between the devices are other major advantages of WhatsApp.
5. MenuTab for Facebook
MenuTab is a free app to control your Facebook account on the Mac. It lets you browse the news feed and manage other parts like profile, pages, groups, inbox, photo albums, events and more.
It provides real-time updates on your account with options to send status messages, like and comment on posts. After installing, you will see MenuTab icon on the top menu bar where you can click to open the account. The window is resizable and comes with powerful notifications, spell-checking support, etc.
Skype is a popular video calling app. It also provides voice call and instant message services. You can send text and video messages, attach files and media to them, make video conference calls, and more with Skype.
Most of Skype services are free. But a nominal charge is applicable for calls to mobiles and landlines.
7. PinTab Pro for Pinterest
Access your Pinterest pins with one click on your Mac. You can easily switch in between the modes- mobile and desktop- to view images on the photo-sharing site.
Hit the icon on the menu bar to open the app or by using the customizable shortcut key Command+G. It will alerts you with pop up notifications and audio alerts while receiving a new pin. PinTab is highly customizable in terms of window size, opacity, alerts, icon color, etc.