Types of Social Media Apps

People get absolutely obsessed with social media apps like Snapchat, Instagram, and Facebook. But the market is full of opportunities for building a niche social networking platform using the cutting-edge technologies.

  1. Instant chats

  2. Business networking

  3. Niche social platforms

  4. Live-streaming platforms

Key Features of Social
Networking Apps

There are more than 3 billion active social media users worldwide. Though people are addicted only to the key social giant that exist on the market. Nevertheless, people tend to try something new and fall in love with the unique ones, just like it happened to Snapchat. If you have an idea unseen before, this could be your story too!

    • User profile
    • Feed
    • Instant chat
    • Push-notifications
    • Live-streaming
    • Photo and video editing
    • GPS integration
    • Content sharing
    • Local search
    • Advertising and analytics

How to Make a Social Media App

Development of a competitive social media app requires usage of the latest technologies and powerful tools to meet audience’s aspirations. Users expect seamless and unique experience alongside with brand-new ways to express themselves. Be prepared to provide them with the mentioned features when making a social media app.


While making a social network app from scratch, be prepared for the high traffic loads due to the rapid growth of active user base. Choose the powerful cloud services that can handle the ever-rising demand.

Smart search algorithm

Let your users search whatever content they need within your platform. Help them find other users, places, and filters to create new content.

Networking possibilities

Adding news feed, status updates and chats are crucial for user engagement. People are willing to express their feelings and interact with other users in a unique way. The immediate updates and feedback is what they are looking for.

Cutting-edge technologies

Implementing the latest tech such as live-streaming or augmented reality will bring users experience to a whole new level and make your app stand out. Consider adding filters, masks and other visual enhancements to create more vibrant content.


Develop 100% secure in-app communication to preserve confidence and prevent hacking.

Completed Projects

Time Will Tell

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iMessage Integration

Time Encapsulation


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