5 Best Social Media Apps for Windows 8

The tremendous growth of social media from the past some time tells us that how people are getting addicted to them. The ways of communication are getting changed with the ever-growing popularity of social networking websites. Are you also a social media addict? If yes, then you might be having a bunch of apps on all of your gadgets. Right ?

If you have installed the new Windows from Microsoft, the Microsoft Windows 8, then you might be looking to install social media apps on it. If this is so, then this article is going to make the apps’ selection task very easy as I am sharing here list of 3 best social media apps for Windows 8. Let’s have a look at it.

FlipToast :

best social media apps for Windows 8

Though the Facebook tops in the queue of social networking sites, but there are many other popular social networking sites that any person uses along with Facebook. If you are also one of such people, then you cannot find anything better than FlipToast. This popular social networking app for major mobile OS has found its way in the Windows Store as well.

FlipToast is like All-in-One social networking app as it lets you to stay connected with your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Foursquare accounts at single instance. The user interface is just awesome and different colors assigned columns make this app very simple to use and give it an attractive look.

IM+ :

best social media apps for Windows 8

Being social media addict, you must be in love with instant chatting. Right? So which instant messaging service do you use ? Is it Yahoo, Google Talk, AIM, Facebook or anything else ? The idea of installing separate apps for each instant messaging service is none other than a foolish task to. You must prefer to use All-in-One Instant Messenger, and when we talk about this, IM+ is the name that shines at the top.

This popular All-in-One instant messaging app is available for Windows 8 as well. The Windows 8 version of this app supports Facebook, Skype, Google Talk, Windows Live, and AIM and many other instant messaging services. By using this app, you can stay active on all of instant messaging services that you use at single instance.

Skype :

best social media apps for Windows 8

This popular voice calling application does not need any introduction. Does it? This popular app for all major platforms is available for Windows 8, and you can download it from Windows Store. The app offers all those features for which it is known. You can make voice calls to other users over the Internet. The awesome sound and video quality in the app enhances your communication experience with your loving beings over the web.

tweeTRO :


tweeTRO is an elegant Twitter client for Windows 8. It is regarded by many users as the best Twitter experience on Windows 8 platform. tweeTRO apps recently hit this limit and can no longer be distributed for Free and now it is a paid app. You can also add multiple accounts i.e. 2 with initial purchase and up to 5 via in-app purchases.

This app comes with an in-app browser as well to open links and photo browser to browse photos. This app comes with a metro interface where you can Pin multiple tweet columns to main hub and view Real-time streaming of tweets, timeline and search results.

MetroTwit :


MetroTwit is another Twitter client for Windows 8 which you’ll love to use. It looks simple and MetroTwit is proudly just a Twitter client and brings out the best Twitter with simple and intuitive features. This app is fully functional snap view for quick access to twitter and tweets.

Using this app you can Track your Twitter feed, Pin multiple columns on the homescreen, Simple tweet, reply or retweet, Search Twitter by keyword and many more. This app celebrates an elegant and clean user interface that’s beautiful to look at and a pleasure to read.

There are a hell lot of social media apps for Windows 8. In fact, every popular social media site is coming up with their app for Windows 8 as this is new Windows version from Microsoft which is expected to cross all the popularity meters. The above listed apps are the 5 best social media apps for Windows 8 and all the apps listed here are available in Windows Store. Download them right now and Start Using!

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  1. Hello Sai,
    This is a very informative article for me. I used only IM+ app , are you using any app from the above list? If yes then mention the name of the app.
    I think Flip Toast is best from the above list.
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  2. Hi Sai Kumar

    Great Social Media App Collection for windows 8…. :) I used only Skype app for calling.. BTW!! Thanks For Sharing :)

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  3. Great posts. I love Windows 8, and the store is awesome.. these are great social media apps..

  4. Really good list of social media apps. I have already used Metrotwit, but never heard of fliptoast. Going to try it now, hope it’s better than Metrotwit.
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  5. Wow! Definitely the Skype will be my favorite in the list! Have tried windows 8 and I would say it is a definitely new experience. Thanks for this post.

  6. Really awesome apps, I was using windows 8 but some times windows 8 not respond properly for some apps thats why I am using windows 7 again, but these apps are very cool, I will install windows 8 soon..
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  7. Hi Sai Kumar,
    The apps which you have listed are cool. I feel like I should also buy windows 8. I tried Windows 8 beta version. Dint like it although I dint dig in to Windows 8. Need to give a try with Windows 8 very soon. Thanks for updating us with the kewl apps.
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  8. i have used many But Tweet Tro is New For Me…will surely use it.. BTW thanks for the article…
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  9. Hello sai.
    the app u have shared are very awesome..thnx for sharing it with us
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  10. Thanks for sharing. 1+ for this.
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  11. I think that the MetroTwit is something very good .Useful information regarding windows 8 apps.Thanks
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