5 Awesome iPhone Communication Apps

It goes without saying that the main function of the iPhone is to aid in communication. But what you may not know is that Apple developers are constantly working toward broadening the scope of our communication. One way that Apple works toward bettering communication is by providing a wide array of communication apps in the iPhone apps store. As a matter of fact, so many apps exist for that purpose that it can be hard to sort through the offerings in order to find what’s best for you. It is important that you do not clog your iPhone’s memory with apps you will use only once and then throw away; therefore, you should do your research before downloading any unfamiliar app offerings. Here to help is this list of five awesome iPhone communication apps:

  1. Slydial.
    Who hasn’t had the experience of having to call someone out of obligation, when you are absolutely not in the mood to have a conversation? This brilliant app is just the solution you are looking for. Now, when you don’t necessarily want to talk, but need to appear as though you are making the effort to talk, you can use Slydial to skip past the ring and go straight to voice mail. Sneaky? Yes. Convenient? Absolutely. Guilty pleasure? Yeah, so what?

  2. Social networking apps.
    Apps likeFacebook and Twitter are free, and enable you to fully participate in all your social network shenanigans while using your iPhone.

  3. Fring.
    Download this app in order to take advantage of a multitude of useful communications features, including video chat, video conferencing, group calling, and basic chat. Comparable to Skype but arguably more multifaceted, Fring is free to download and super easy to use.

  4. TextPlus.
    This is THE go-to app if you are into group text and group chat. Plus, all texts and chats within the United States and Canada are FREE!

  5. TruPhone.
    If you ever travel abroad, then you simply must download and use TruPhone. Developed in 2006, TruPhone has only grown in popularity ever since, as it is a great way to make FREE telephone calls to your friends and family in the mother land. Want to know more about how this works? Check out the TruPhone website for details: www.truphone.com.

As you can see, when it comes to improving the way you communicate with others, your iPhone is much more than a one-trick pony. When you take advantage of the myriad opportunities the iPhone apps store offers when it comes to communication, the possibilities are only limited by your imagination.

About the Author: Holly Zinner loves using her iPhone and enjoys looking for free iPhone apps that will help her to max out it’s effectiveness. She can’t wait to see what the next generation of apps will bring! This article was written by a guest author. Would you like to write for us?