7 New Social Networking Sites You Should Explore in 2014

By SiliconIndia   |   Wednesday, 30 July 2014, 12:58 Hrs   |    1 Comments
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BANGALORE: Social networking sites keep changing over the years, and it continues to change as time goes on. Old social media trends die and new ones appear. Most people admit to moving on to newer and cooler social sites especially with the recent shift towards mobile based social networking sites which has lot to offer from dating to secret sharing. Inquisitive to know more about them, read for yourself!


Secret is an app which is available for iOS, Android, and web platform. It allows people to share messages anonymously within their circle of friends, friends of friends, and publicly. It was created by two former Google employees, Chris Bader and David Byttow and released on 30 January 2014. The app has had tremendous commercial success in the U.S. making $8.6 million venture capital within two months of its release. Secret is a place to be yourself, it has proven surprisingly addictive especially in style with teenagers. Secret is working on unspecified new tools to make users feel more confident about what they post.


Shots is a photo sharing app, basically for the selfie lovers. The app only allows the use of front-view cameras and users can only take pictures through the app and it does not allow users to upload previously taken pictures. The app also added the ‘Reply Shot’, which lets users respond to followers through selfies instead of comments .The app is only available for iOS, but will be launching an Android version soon.

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