List of Social Media Platforms

Social Media Platforms List

Hey guys, here we are going to upload the List of Social Media Platforms for all of you. If you are also searching for this type of entertaining and interesting list then you have arrived at the right article. As you know the social media platform is very famous and popular all over the world.

Social media is a computer-based technology that facilitates the sharing of ideas, thoughts, and information through the building of virtual networks and communities. The largest social media networks include Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube. Below you can check the Social Media Platforms List.

List of Social Media Platforms

1. Facebook

Facebook is one of the famous and popular apps which is known as a social media platform. The parent company of Facebook is now Meta. The Facebook app was founded in February 2004, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Mark Zuckerberg is the CEO, David Wehner is the CFO and Mike Schroepfer is the CTO of Facebook app. Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes are the founders of Facebook.

2. WhatsApp

Whatsapp is a mobile application. Brian Acton and Jan Koum is the co-founder of WhatsApp. Jan Koum was also the CEO of WhatsApp. It is one of the most used and popular social media platforms. Whatsapp is an American freeware, cross-platform centralized instant messaging and voice-over-IP service. The owner of Whatsapp is Meta Platforms. Simply Whatsapp is also known as WhatsApp Messenger. It was initially released 12 years ago in January 2009.

3. Instagram

Instagram is also known as one of the favourite and popular apps. It was launched on 6 October 2010. It is an American photo and video sharing social networking service. It was founded by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. It has developed by Meta Platforms which was previously known as Facebook. This app is available in 32 languages. The original author of Instagram is Meta and Mike Krieger. The app was awarded by Shorty Award for Apps.

4. Twitter

Twitter is one of the most popular and old social media sites or companies that is an America based microblogging service provider. Recently Parag Agrawal has appointed as the CEO of Twitter on 29 Nov 2021. Twitter was founded on 21 March 2006, San Francisco, California, the United States which is also the headquarter of this company. Jack Dorsey, Biz Stone, Noah Glass and Evan Williams are the founders of Twitter.

5. Skype

Skype is one of the most famous Mobile applications. Skype is a proprietary telecommunications application that specializes in providing VoIP-based videotelephony, videoconferencing, Instant messaging and voice calls. It was initially released 18 years ago in August 2003. It was developed by Skype Technologies (Microsoft). Skype is available in 108 languages. Priit Kasesalu and Jaan Tallinn are the original authors of the Skype social media app.

6. Viber

Viber, or Rakuten Viber, is a cross-platform voice over IP and instant messaging software application. The owner of the Viber social media app is the Japanese multinational company Rakuten. It is provided as freeware for the Android, iOS, Microsoft Windows, macOS and Linux platforms. It was initially released on 2 December 2010. Rakuten, Viber Media S.a r.l. (Rakuten Inc.) it the developer and original author of Viber.

7. Snapchat

Snapchat is an American multimedia instant messaging social media platform that enables you to chat with friends by using pictures. It was initially released on 8 July 2011. It is available in 37 languages. It was developed by Snap Inc. This allows you to explore news and even check out live stories that are happening around the world. Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy and Reggie Brown are the original authors of the Snapchat social media app.

8. Telegram

Telegram is one of the popular and most used social media apps. Telegram is a freeware, cross-platform, cloud-based instant messaging app and service. Telegram also provides end-to-end encrypted video calling, VoIP, file sharing and several other features. It was initially released on 14 August 2013. The app was developed by Telegram FZ LLC Telegram Messenger Inc. It was launched for Android, iOS, Windows, macOS, Linux and Web platforms.

9. LinkedIn

LinkedIn is an American business and employment-oriented online service that is operated via websites and mobile apps. It was launched on May 5, 2003. It was founded in 2002, Mountain View, California, United States. Microsoft Corporation is the parent company of LinkedIn. Reid Hoffman, Konstantin Guericke, Jean-Luc Vaillant, Allen Blue, Eric Ly are the founders of LinkedIn. The headquarters of LinkedIn is located in Sunnyvale, California, United States.

10. YouTube

YouTube is one of the most used, popular, American online video sharing and social media platforms. It is the second most visited website, right after Google itself. It is owned by Google. Jawed Karim, Chad Hurley and Steve Chen are the founders of YouTube. It was founded on 14 February 2005, San Mateo, California, United States. The headquarter of YouTube is located in San Bruno, California, United States. Susan Wojcicki was the CEO of YouTube till the 5 Feb 2014.

These apps are very famous and popular social media apps. These apps are liked by many people, not in one place but also all over the world. If you also want to know about these apps then above you can check the full list of Social Media Platforms. We hope this list will be very useful and meaningful for all of you. You can also suggest your favourite app below in the comment box.

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