If you have a smart-phone then you know the importance of a good Instant Messaging Application. Windows Messenger has lost its appeal and users all around the world are utilizing their resources in trying new applications so what are the best applications regarding instant messaging?
The first and most famous application is Whatsapp. It has had more than ten million downloads on Android and nearly the same amount of downloads on the Apple’s iPhone. The application is a favorite for users all around the globe and has many advantages. The application sends instant alerts on the double tick’s show that your Whatsapp message has been delivered to the user. You don’t have to manually add users to your Whatsapp, your address book automatically synchronizes with your Whatsapp and the users who are on it would be easily added to your Whatsapp. You can attach pictures, files and even sound recordings and the Whatsapp interface has a long list of entertaining emoticons to make your instant messaging experience much more fun.
The second instant messaging application is Skype. The application is best known for its video calls but the instant messaging is also great. The application is quite fast and has more than six hundred million downloads combined on both Windows, Android and iOS interface. The instant messaging feature lets you attach files and has a number of emoticons as well. With the instant messaging you also get the benefit of video and voice calls and also nearly everyone you know is on Skype.
Viber is another application that’s great when it comes to instant messaging. It started just like Skype, giving users a new interface to make free calls via the internet the application is now a hub for instant messaging. The Viber application is completely free and fast, really fast. The small application synchronizes your address book with Viber and you can easily contact those who are on Viber without adding them manually or searching for their usernames.
Meebo is an interesting instant messaging application as it brings in the best of all. The application synchronizes Google Talk, MSN, AIM, Yahoo, MySpace and Steam. Any interface or portal available for instant messaging and you’ll have it on Meebo. The application it much better on the iOS interface as compared to the Android one and apart from fast speed of transmission the application also lets you view your previous instant messaging history and theirs another benefit, you can chat from the instant messaging application or log onto Meebo’s website and log in from there as well.
Apart from these applications Google Talk is another application for instant messaging. The application is available on all smart-phones and for iPhone’s the application easily runs on the iPhone Safari Browser apart from the application as well. The application is linked to your Gmail account so you can also use it with your Gmail account and sync your emails.
Finally comes the Facebook messenger, the instant messaging application includes all your Facebook friends and you easily chat with any of online Facebook friends. The application has many features as well, you can text or even start a group conversation using this interface. Apart from this you’ll get an easy notification on your home page and you will be notified if a user has read your message so you know it’s been delivered. The Facebook messenger also allows you to tag your location and share your different photos as well. Apart from this your history is available as you are linked to the base of your Facebook chat using this application.