Users and companies go through social networks. Possibly most of the people around you use social networks. Even some people like YouTubers, influencers of different types or Community Managers have done these their job. What possibility does each of them have and what do they offer us?
WhatsApp – The indispensable
The communication application may vary by country, but in Spain, much of Europe and Latin America is WhatsAppthe option chosen for many users. WhatsApp is an app with a very basic function: Communicate by going directly with other users.
Any contact that has WhatsApp can talk to you in a direct chat. In this chat you can also add, images, voice messages, gifs, etc. You can also make video calls.
Facebook – The most popular social network in the world
It is not a few people that when you talk about social networks automatically comesFacebookto the head. This social network created by Mark Zuckerberg enjoys such popularity that it even has a movie dedicated to it (The social network, 2010).
And it is that Facebook quickly became the most used social network in the world, and at the moment there is no one to destroy it.
This social network allows us to share images, videos, and even what we think. We can connect with our friends and chat with them from the app, make video calls, play video games and a great etctera. It is possibly the social network that offers more options.
Twitter – A little bird told me
Never expressiona little bird told meHe had gained so much strength. TwitterThe social network represented by a blue bird is another popular social network. Twitter is defined as a social network ofmicrobloggingWhat does this mean? You can tell what you want, but you have a limit of 280 characters to do so. Don't worry, if you fall short you can make athread.That is, a follow-up of tweets (name that the publications in this social network receive) that come together to form a single story.
You can share multimedia as images or videos, also has a built-in gif search engine. You can also interact in the posts of other users. If you follow a person to appear on your home screen, you can be aware of what your friend or favorite artist has to say.
Instagram – In increasing popularity
If you could only choose two social networks, maybe the options will be WhatsApp and Instagram(at least in Spain), and the amount of users that Instagram has is getting bigger every day.
Instagram is one of the most popular social networks of the moment. This app has a simple idea: share photos. Yes, on Instagram you can only post photos or videos of one minute. At least that's what you see on your home screen.
But it offers many more options. The option ofstories It is one of the most popular. This option is to upload a photo or video for 15 seconds temporarily, which is deleted after 24 hours. This can also be found in apps like WhatsApp or Facebook, but it is on Instagram where they gain more strength.
It also has Instagram TV (or IGTV), a platform where you can upload videos much longer.
YouTube – Video hours and hours
If you want to find a video, you will do it inYoutube.And is that … Who does not know YouTube? One of the most visited websites in the world and a very popular social network. You can only upload videos on YouTube.
There are many content creators and videographers who have chosen YouTube as their favorite platform for their content. Many of these people have gained a lot of popularity, these people have been referred to as YouTubers. So the impact this social network has had since 2005, year in which it appeared, has been very strong.
TikTok – The new incorporation
One of the newest social networks but that has not cost them much to get a great popularity isTikTokThis app, which replaces the already popular Musical.ly is a social network where you can upload videos. But the grace is that TikTok offers you the possibility to directly put music and be able to create simple music videos, just a few seconds but with great personality.
Reddit – The front page of the Internet
If you have a certain English domain, Reddit interest you And we are sure to interest you because in this social network you can find everything. Reddit is a forum, but it is not a forum for a specific topic. In Reddit you will find the so-calledsubreddits,They are independent forums and you can follow the ones you want. Android, photography, videogames, literature, philosophy … Have the hobby you have, sure to be there.
Pinterest – Anchor what you want to see
Another app that is based a lot on your tastes isPinterestIt is this app as its name says you can anchor your interests to your main screen. You can also create your boards with your interests and add publications there.
Telegram – Communication with countless options
If someone can compete with WhatsApp, this is Telegram. Telegram is a communication app, but it also allows you to followchannelsof things that interest you. But it also allows you to use it as a personal cloud service, send relatively heavy files (1.5GB) without compression, as a music player and much more. Telegram is one of the communication apps that allows more options.
LinkedIn – The social network to work
Are you looking for a job?LinkedIn It is a social network that allows us to have our curriculum vitae in this social network and that companies find us through it. Make contacts, chat and find your dream job.
And these are the most popular social networks of the moment and possibly the most useful ones they will provide when using them.What did you like the most?