September 27, 2021
Social Media is big business in the UK. We have selected the top 150 Social Media companies across the size spectrum to showcase. These startups and companies are all taking different approaches to innovating the Social Media industry, that diversity of innovation is what makes the UK so great.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
We have profiled the top 150 Social Media startups, companies and firms in the UK. This list is in no particular order, all of the companies showcased here are exceptional companies, well worth following.
Culture Trip is a travel e-commerce brand with content at its core
The GSMA is a trade group that represents network operators using GSM technology for their networks.
M&C Saatchi Group is a creative company that connects specialist expertise, fuelled by data and technology.
Where the world charts, chats and trades markets.
busuu is one of the world's leading mobile apps for language learning - we break down language barriers!
SuperAwesome offers kid-safe tools and technology for the children's digital media ecosystem.
Sofar Sounds is a global community hosting curated, secret performances in more than 400 cities around the world.
Takumi is a platform that gives large brands and advertising agencies access to branded influencer creative at scale.
Croud is a digital marketing agency that provides services including SEO, PPC, content, programmatic, paid social, and analytics
Triptease is a travel SaaS company that empowers hotels to recapture guest relationships and increase direct bookings.
Admix is the first programmatic monetisation platform for in-game advertising
Social Chain a social media marketing agency.
Echobox is the leading AI-driven social media platform for publishers.
Her is a dating application for lesbians, bisexual and bi-curious women, allowing users to connect with each other and their community.
A creative community that provides clients with best-in-class communications expertise under one roof.
Cinesite is one of the largest and most creative visual effects companies in the world.
Vidsy helps global brands create effective video ads, efficiently and consistently across digital.
B2B SaaS Content Marketing Platform
Share what you love with 1:1 sessions and live classes. Inspire dedicated followers who fund your work.
Uhive is a social network that lets users socialize, interact, and find people across the world while earning its own digital currency.
Proactive is an international news and media organization providing coverage of companies in the small to mid-capitalization range.
Unruly is an advertising technology company that gets videos watched, tracked, and shared across the Open Web.
We help brands to discover and tap in to the pockets of culture that drive growth. Powered by award-winning AI.
Committed to building a global Reputation Marketplace through the marketing and sale of innovative retail and financial products
Mediatonic develops and publishes games for digital platforms such as smartphones, PCs and consoles.
Tailify provides a one-stop-shop for Influencers & Brands by offering high technological solutions.
Newsflare is an online marketplace for user generated video content.
SoPost helps brands drive product sampling online, better than it has ever been done before.
The Social Network That Saves Lives
SmartFocus empowers you to deliver omni-channel marketing campaigns with true personalization.
Coniq is the Total Customer Engagement Company.
Audiense is a develops delivering unique consumer insight and engagement capabilities to many of the world’s biggest brands and agencies.
Social enterprise tackling ocean-bound plastic
Sportlobster was born out of the frustration that sports fans face in having to visit multiple sites or download multiple apps.
Bookmate is mobile story-on-the-go subscription service providing convenient access to ebooks, audiobooks and other long-form content
Asos is an online platform engaged in the retail of fashion and beauty products for men and women.
Youth Business International helps young people to start and grow their own business and create employment.
ATG Media offers an online portal that enables users to browse catalogues for fine art, antique and collectable auctions.
Ayima is a specialist Search consultancy focused on ROI, data analysis and brand development.
Lobster is a platform which enables brands, agencies and the media to licence visual content directly from social media users.
Nuji is a marketplace to discover the Internet's best fashion and lifestyle products.
Rise Art enables users to discover and access original art works from galleries and museums.
RealSport gives the best fans in the world a voice on the sports they love. 0% clickbait. 0% fake news. 0% pop-ups. 100% original.
The social planning app that combines events, group chats and calendar sharing to make organising plans simple.
Miappi helps brands to discover authentic consumer stories, manage the digital rights and to distribute to marketing channels and ecommerce.
NOT JUST A LABEL (NJAL) IS THE WORLD’S LEADING DESIGNER PLATFORM FOR SHOWCASING AND NURTURING TODAY’S PIONEERS IN CONTEMPORARY FASHION
A developing social media and tech tools for the charity sector startup.
#1 blue-collar career app, supporting candidates through their job-seeking journey and helping them build their future.
Driftrock helps brands find their audience online, using data from around the web to power better targeted, more timely Social Media Ads.
Brand led entertainment company with over 20 million connected fans, operating accross adventure parks, events, media and mobile network.
Planable is the command centre for social media teams to work together on content.
Buzzbike is launching a tech-driven cycle scheme for London, creating a new sponsorship platform for brands.
Linkdex offers a SaaS-based platform unifying search, social, PR and content channels.
Bazaar Daily (UK) is the British counterpart to Bazaar Daily News, a massive online news agency founded by Sultan H. Khane II.
Glow Machine is an ad tech platform for creating, improving and understanding Facebook and Twitter Ad campaigns.
K2 is a recruitment company providing insights and access to prospective candidates.
Playmob is the gaming engagement platform for brands with purpose.
MyMiniFactory is an online open platform for desktop 3D printable files shared by professional 3D designers.
WAYN is a travel and lifestyle-based social network enabling users to meet like-minded people.
Everyman is an independent cinema group in terms of cinema venues, screens and admissions.
A leading tech company energizing live events and bringing communities together through out of this world experiences.
Bigballs Media is the world's largest independent digital football media business.
True Royalty Tv is a channel dedicated to all things Royal.
Flavourworks is a computer entertainment in order to bring unique and innovative experiences to broad audiences.
GoBubble builds safer, healthier and kinder digital communities.
ITV is an integrated producer broadcaster, operating the largest commercial family of channels in the UK.
Word Of Mouth Redefined.® Run by Creators, for Creators.
Booking Platform for High-End Professional Models and Quality Vetted Clients WORLDWIDE. Transparency, Low Fees, Fast Payments
Little Bridge is a unique social platform for young, digital learners of English from over 100 countries around the world.
An interactive content platform for brands to engage their digital audience, build first-party data and drive sales
Jellyfish works as a digital platform, supporting and drives digital transformation by providing strategy, technology, and training.
Shopcade is a leader in media commerce, now part of Lagardère Active (media group).
Social influence analytics platform
The "Pinnacle" of Social Media Marketing providing the entire solution for digital marketing needs.
Great British Chefs premium food publisher with 1.3m social followers. We have 3,500 recipes from Britain's and Italy's Greatest Chefs.
Woto provides a free publishing tool. to create and share contents.
The Sauce describes themselves as TikTok-meets-Tinder. A dating app made up of videos, particularly appealing to Gen Z and Millennials.
Moneymailme is a mobile application that enables its users to receive and transfer payments with others.
TheySay is a sentiment analysis firm developing a platform that uses a linguistic approach interpreting sentiments computationally.
Inspire Me World is a fan to fan community platform that connects global fans with each other based on mutual interests.
Generate digital content for Social Media advertising that performs
MediaCom is one of the world's leading media agencies.
Mendeley is an academic social network and program that enables users to collaborate online, and discover, manage and share research papers.
Captini transforms Guest WiFi networks into an automated marketing service that increases customer return rates.
Family Traveller is a multi-platform brand operating across familytraveller.com, social media and email.
Wordeo is a messaging app that blends text with Getty stock footage to take video messaging more mainstream.
User first advertising for the new economy. Samba is the leader in user first mobile video formats for brand advertising
PlayJam develops TV games played in connected TVs, the web, social networks, and mobile devices.
Digital marketing agency that served 11 companies from ForbesGlobal2000
Brandnew is a self-service Content Creator platform for brands and agencies. Manage all your influential Creators in one place.
Connecting the world through music. The app where bands, fans and brands collide.
Crowd Reactive Ltd operates a web-based application for event organizers.
The ultimate tool for the sports federations to govern, including Medical Passports for the athletes, an MMS and online progression/grading
A Social Digital Currency for Drinks
GumTree is an online classified ads and community site that provides users with a platform to find and advertise rooms, flats, and houses.
Crowdholding connects the crowd with entrepreneurs, allowing you to give feedback and ideas for future revenue.
Intelligent comments & data platform
SoAmpli enables sales teams to sell more.
Movellas is a social and interactive community for teenagers to read, write, and share their stories.
Chirp Birding, Connecting the World's Birders
ckbk is the ultimate digital subscription service for cooks.
Infabode is the home of information for the Real Estate industry
We are EventsTag, pioneers of experiential technology.
Illuminating Journeys. Firef.ly is a mobile app which distils trip planning, guiding and journalling into a beautiful experience.
Private membership mobile hub for businesses to efficiently manage, engage and monetise their existing most valuable asset - their clients!
Badoo is a dating-focused social network, allowing users to chat, make friends and share interests.
App-centric lifestyle, health & longevity optimising platform. Hub of resources & inspiration promoting global healthy, dynamic ageing
dunnhumby is a U.K.-based company that helps retailers and brands analyze data in order to improve customer experiences and build loyalties.
Making sustainable living the norm with our sponsorship tool (actions not cash) and CSR programmes
streetlife.com is a local social network that helps British people connect with nearby residents, groups, organizations, and businesses.
The fastest, smartest, easiest influencer management platform.
orderswift is a desktop and mobile application that enables restaurants to manage their online orders.
Social360 Ltd operates a social media monitoring and analysis platform for corporate communications and public affairs.
A Digital age disruptive, internet - breaking influencer marketing company, started in heart of London.
Auxuman is a platform for creating and interacting through virtual beings.
OnSerro provides community management software for companies to engage with customers and clients.
Beautifully crafted ticketing. The experience that ticket buyers deserve.
My Beauty Matches is a Personalized Price Comparison for Beauty.
Transforming the social app through voice & helping everyone connect for real through anti-superficial, non-addictive & non-invasive algos.
Buzz Radar is an industry leader in making data, insightful, accessible and actionable
AKQA is an ideas and innovation company that uses the imaginative application of art and science to create ideas, products, and services.
EarlyBird is a postal snacking service that delivers healthy snacks to its users doorstep.
Enabling brands to turn their customers into a powerful community of loyal brand advocates on social media
Veed is a video editor designed to make producing short-form video content simple.
Lemeno is the world's first instant-planning™ app where you'll never have to waste time messaging about what to do a
Space is a creative agency that builds brands through unlearning techniques to meet marketing challenges.
X+ is the first extended-reality framework allowing companies and content creators to create 5 senses experiences
yourfeed is an online platform that connects people to relevant opportunities via their real life skills!
MusterPoint is an online social media management tool designed for emergency services and other public sector and organisations.
MBJ LONDON is a web and app development company offering Website as a Service.
Odimax is a social media analytics company developing natural language processing and intent-analysis technologies.
A sport social network where all fans can convo with one another!
Live For Football is a vertical social network co-owned by the people that make the content that matters most to fans
Licklist is a social marketplace for nightlife & music festivals.
Blurrt is a social analytics & content software platform allows users to collect, listen, showcase, anaylse and engage with social audience.
PoochPal is a friend finder app for the user's dog that connects fur friends around the corner.
TableCrowd is a real life business network that brings people together over food and drink.
Tag'by is a Saas platform to connect stores to social media and increase their traffic and revenue, by using social recommendation.
Beepl, a social interactive site, allows users to seek answers and opinion from subject specialists, enthusiasts and their social network.
Digital advocacy platform to identify, engage and leverage online influencers
Inkvite is a social app to connect and collaborate with others to create inspired short stories.
Squelo leverages the power of artificial intelligence to match talent with companies based on personality and organizational culture.
Personalized Multi-angle Live Event Broadcasting platform (iOS, Android, Smart TV)
Chat freely with friends and family in any language.
Ambassadors - engage with brands to earn money, freebies and other rewards. Brands - harness the power of passionate customers and fans.
We pay creator invoices, crazy fast.
Research now is a data collection, market research insights, and digital analytics company.
Ball Street is a group of sports fans that wanted to club together to create an independent, alternative to the mainstream sports media.
App which tracks your position via Google Maps API and shows you everything that's happening nearby.
Sphere is a chat app that turns groups into close, vibrant, purposeful and productive communities, instantly.