5 recommended Twitter clients for Android mobiles
It’s no secret the online world is becoming more and more social everyday. Twitter just happens to be one of the biggest online social networks used everyday by millions of people and corporations alike. There’s no dearth of Twitter apps for Android, but these top 5 are the crème of the cop.
Seesmic is one of the most popular and oldest Twitter client on Android. Part of its popularity is due to its full support for Facebook as well. It also comes with built in Twitlonger integration, conversation view, retweets, lists, multiple twitter accounts support and a host of other features. The app has a pleasant UI and is stable and light on system resources.
Previously named Twidroyd, UberSocial is a popular Twitter client for Android offering some unique features, the biggest of which is Live Preview, which allows you to preview the content of any link, share over Twitter without leaving the application. Other features include ‘pull to refresh’ and ‘tweets near you’ the later of which uses location services to find nearby people. The application also supports themes.
Apart from having an extremely elegant looking UI, which supports minor theming, Tweetcaster, is also one of the more ‘intelligent’ Twitter clients on Android. Offering brilliant features such as ‘Zip it’ which allows you to hide annoying twitter trends from your timeline without having to unfollow anyone and ‘SmartLists’ which helps you organize your twitter timeline by grouping people into lists.
Tweetdeck has the best looking interface amongst all Twitter clients on Android due to its simplicity and use of colors that don’t pop out to strain eyes. It has multiple column support, which you can set to display any custom stream you want for example tweets of any specific user or your mentions and direct messages. It’s also extremely light on resources and the app as a whole feels very light and nimble. It also has built in Facebook support.
1- Twitter for Android
Twitter for Android is the official twitter client made by Twitter itself. It’s the only app that will sync with your phonebook contacts. The application recently received a major overhaul that brought killer features such as push notifications which means you receive notifications as they happen rather than setting up a refresh interval. The UI is also very neat and clean with a white theme. It also offers a built in search feature which allows you to search for tweets related to whatever term you want.
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