It is no doubt that it is a social world that we are living in right now. With social networking websites such as Facebook governing our daily lives, social media has definitely changed the way we communicate. Unless you have been living under a rock, you have heard of the micro-messaging service Twitter. When it comes to Twitter, iDevice owners are quite spoilt as they have a whole slew of options to choose from. If you own an iPhone and you love Twitter, and somehow you don't like the official app, then you should definitely check out these Twitter alternative clients.
If what you are looking for a Twitter client are all about the features, then Twittelator Pro should be right down your alley. This particular Twitter client boasts over 200 features such as theming, advanced searching, finding nearby tweets, friend list, drafting and offline tweeting, multiple account support, ability to upload to WordPress and Posterous and many more. Even though it is packed with features the interface remains simple and intuitive. Highly recommended to power tweeters.
Buy Twittelator Pro App from the iTunes App Store for $4.99.
Echofon is a free full-featured Twitter client which has a nice looking clean interface and support for push notifications. Push notifications are displayed when you get an @mention, direct message, reply or if you have gained a follower. Another notable feature of Echofon is that it gives you the ability to mute users, clients and hashtags. This is a universal app which means you can use it both for the iPhone and iPad. Upgrading to Pro will remove all the ads from the app.
Get Echofon App from the iTunes App Store for FREE. $4.99 for Pro.
Twitterrific has the distinction of being the first ever Twitter client that was made available in the App Store? So does it still hold up? At one point, the developers packed this Twitter app with loads of feature making it much more complex than necessary with every update. But the developers decided to strip it out of its bloated features and came up with a full-featured and highly usable Twitter client with a great looking user interface. But don't get us wrong, it is still packed with useful features such as tweet translator, timeline filters for tweets and supports URL shortening. Going Pro for $4.99 lets you manage multiple accounts.
Get Twitterrific app from the iTunes App Store for FREE. $4.99 for Pro.
If you love both Facebook and Twitter, then you'll find lots to love about TweetDeck. For starters, this neat Twitter client lets you update both your Facebook and Twitter accounts directly from a single app. With TweetDeck you can update your timeline, post to multiple accounts, geo-tag tweets, create groups, share files and pretty much everything that you can do while Twittering on a desktop computer. The iOS app can also be synced with the desktop version.
Get TweetDeck app from the iTunes App Store for FREE.
As the developer claims: "Tweetbot is a full-featured iPhone (and iPod touch) Twitter client with a lot of personality." Well I don't exactly what that means, but what we have here is solid Twitter client with a clean interface and is feature packed. You can enjoy features such as multiple timelines, smart gestures, customizable navigation, push notifications via Boxcar, drafting, list management as many more. For your most basic needs, Tweetbot should be a great app to have.
Buy Tweetbot app from the iTunes App Store for $2.99.
TwitBird is a fast Twitter application with lots of unique features and a very usable interface. For a free Twitter client it sure does pack a lot of features such as multiple accounts (up to 16 in the Pro version), theming, geo-tagging tweets, advanced nearby tweet searching, push notifications and so on. Twitbird is available in three "exciting flavors": Free (ad-supported, maximum of 2 accounts), Premium (no ads, maximum of 2 accounts) and Pro (ad-free, maximum of 16 accounts).
Get TwitBird app from the iTunes App Store for FREE.
Another feature packed Twitter client for you with a nice elegant and efficient UI which should appeal to most users. Due to its numerous features, Osfoora is one of best Twitter clients in terms of flexibility. Twitter users should love features such as multiple account support, tweet manager, Twitlonger support, draft manager, Geo-tagging tweets, tweet translator, advanced searching, URL shortener support and many more. Overall, a rock-solid Twitter app.
Buy Osfoora app from the iTunes App Store for $2.99.
Tweetlist separates itself from other Twitter client as it offers a great way for you to view and quickly switch between your Twitter lists. The app itself is especially snappy with a highly usable clean interface. Aside from the Twitter lists, it also offer features such as VoiceOver accessibility, Push notifications via Boxcar, full conversation view, Twitlonger support, multiple account support, ReadItLater, Instapaper and Mobilizer support and many more.
Buy TweetList Pro app from the iTunes App Store for $2.99.
Here's another free Twitter app that you should check out. In addition to sending Twitter updates, Hootsuite also allows sending of Facebook and Foursquare updates. Pretty neat if you like managing your many different social networking accounts. Hootsuite has a column approach which is quite similar to TweetDeck which enables the users to easily and quickly switch lists and feed types. For a free Twitter client, we'd go as far as saying that it is definitely one of the best.
Get HootSuite app from the iTunes App Store for FREE.
If you prefer a Twitter client that's free from clutter, then why don't you check out Tweetings? It might have a simple, clean interface but it doesn't skimp on the features. Using Augmented Reality, this app lets you use an advanced search feature that lets you find out who's trending or who's nearby. Other features includes mute function, push notifications support, inline photo viewing, search timeline, GeoLocation support, tweet scheduler, TwitLonger & Twtmore support and so on.
Buy Tweetings app from the iTunes App Store for $2.99.Contact Us for News Tips, Corrections and Feedback