Social Media App Development

Enable your users to connect to a better world, express their opinions, and reach out to more friends using a social media platform.
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What is a Social Media App?

Social media apps are web-based applications that provide information sharing and publishing in the form of text, video, audio, and pictures. Registered users can create personal profiles and connect to the community better using these apps. Social media apps facilitate one to search for their friends across boundaries and connect with them breaking the barriers.
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Quick Profile Creation

Users can create a profile by registering using email to share vital information about them across their friend list


Social platform users can use a feature to opinionate, share something, and express themselves with text and media


Enable your social platform users to communicate with their friend list using an inbuilt chat dashboard seamlessly


Users can scroll through the platform’s newsfeed to check what their friends have shared and interact with these posts

What the Must-Have Features in a Social Media App?

Develop a feature-rich app that enables your users to enjoy phenomenal social networking across geographies
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Create a profile and add details to it based on what you would like to share with your friends

Login/Sign Up

Users can sign up for the app using email or contact number & use these credentials to log in

Publish Content

App allows the user to publish the content that they wish to share as text, images, videos, etc.

Edit/ Delete Content

Simply delete the content if you wish to and edit the required part with this feature


Communicate with friends using an inbuilt chat board and share messages in various formats

Create Groups

Users can create public and private groups to connect with likeminded people on the app


Newsfeed is a source of posts shared by the other users on the apps added to one's friendslist

Add and Search Friend

Users can search for their friends or people they want to add by entering their name/email


Admins can log in to the app using the combination of email/ contact number and password

Manage Users

Admins can manage user-related aspects like viewing the information and modifying it


Admins can manage the massive amount of data generated by users & interactions with them


Admins can allow users to share content in various formats and manage the types


With robust backend support, Admins can easily manage the entire system seamlessly

Manage Groups and Pages

Admins can manage the user-created groups and pages with content shared on them


Admin manages the interactions on the social media platforms and maintains a count


Manage and assign various badges to users to identify specific activities of the users.

Want to Build a Social Media App?

At Matellio, we help you develop a robust and scalable social media platform that enables you to connect users across the globe seamlessly.
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Types of Social Media Apps We Can Build For You

Choose from the features and get inspired by the most popular social media apps in the world.
Develop an app like Facebook

App like Facebook

Get an app like Facebook, one of the most popular and one of the most promising social apps in the world.

Develop an app like Instagram

App like Instagram

Leverage the best in video-sharing app development by getting an app like Instagram featuring all sections.

Develop An App Like Twitter

App like Twitter

We can create a Twitter app clone for you, customised with the popular app features you want in it.

Develop an app like Snapchat

App like Snapchat

Snapchat has great features on offer; we will implement the same if you want an app similar to Snapchat.

Develop an app like LinkedIn

App like LinkedIn

Want an app like LinkedIn? We will take the best features from it and develop an app like LinkedIn for you.

Develop an app like Reddit

App like Reddit

Get the perfect Reddit app clone; we add the features you want from it to your custom Reddit like app.

Develop an app like Pinterest

App like Pinterest

Pinterest has made video sharing more popular than ever; we will make a better app for you with more features.

Develop an app like Trello

App like Trello

We can create an app like Trello for you, with all the features you want from it, along with other features.

Do You Have Questions?

Everything you need to know about social media app development.

1. Why should I choose Matellio for social media app development?

Our team fosters app development following a quality-centric approach. We are known among our clients for: 

  • Custom app development that matches unique business requirements 
  • Teams that are abreast of all the latest technologies and trends 
  • Willingness and flexibility to adjust to market needs 
  • A seasoned team of native, hybrid, and cross-platform app developers 
  • Proven work methodology that focusses on on-time project deliveries 
  • Agile methodology to ensure high client satisfaction 
  • Flexible engagement models that can be adapted to the client’s requirements

2. How much does it cost to develop a social media app in the UK?

The cost to develop a social media app depends on various factors. As you may be aware, there are many types of apps, and it is hard to even give a ballpark figure without knowing your requirements. We will give you a quote as soon as you send us your requirements.

3. Which is the top mobile app development company in the UK?

We consider Matellio as one of the top mobile app development companies in the UK as we have one of the best mobile development teams in the world. Our expert developers have years of experience building various mobile apps and will be the perfect social app for you.

4. How do I develop an app?

The best way to develop an app is to hire a mobile app development company to do it for you. If you choose to hire a team for it, you will be spending a fortune for a subpar app, while if you hire professionals, the chances of getting a perfect app improve drastically.

5. I have a social media app already, but it is underperforming. Can you help me update my current social media app?

Yes. We can do that for you. Be it customised your app or adding new features to it, and we will perfectly align the development with your app update goals.

6. Can you help me build an app like Twitter?

Yes. Our team can help you with the development of: 

  • Apps like Facebook 
  • Apps like Twitter 
  • Apps like Snapchat 
  • Apps like Instagram 
  • Apps like LinkedIn

7. Do you have expertise in building a professional networking app?

Yes. We can help you develop an app that’s specifically meant for professional networking.

8. I want an app that lets people manage their social accounts better. Can you build an app like Hootsuite or Buffer?

Yes. In fact, we have already built an app like it for one of our clients. Let’s talk about it more. Share your contact details with us so our experts can reach you.

9. How do you create a social media app?

We follow the procedure as we do with other mobile apps. There will be discussions over the features you would want, the technology you choose, the platforms to build the app for, and more. We then begin the development process and conclude with a rigorous testing process.

10. Do you have the copyrights for the apps mentioned above?

No, we do not own any copyright to any of the apps mentioned above. The names are used as a representation to give you an idea about what the market has on offer. We will build your app ground up, customised in the way you want it to be.