Zoom Into The New Year With These Top Apps

The most popular apps in the UK are constantly changing rank throughout the year and we’re starting 2023 with a look at what’s currently trending as well as what’s around the corner. Let’s kick-off with the top 5…


Even if you don’t have Instagram yourself, you would have heard of it. That’s because with over 1 billion users, it’s the most popular photo-sharing app in the world. The average Instagram user spends at least 53 minutes on the app every day.


Duolingo is a fantastic educational app, people use it for fun as well as expanding linguistics. In fact, many schools now recommend Duolingo to pupils and ask them to complete homework tasks, so you may already be familiar with it. If you would like to learn another language or want to pick up some essential bits for an upcoming winter break, then download Duolingo today. It even sends motivational emails to remind you to log in each day if you ask it!


We’re quite sure that the majority of people with a smartphone will have or at some point had the Amazon app. What started as an online marketplace for books, now sells everything from jewellery, perfume, food and drink, etc. and has become the world’s largest online marketplace. Their mobile app is light and easy-to-use without many issues or glitches. Price check whilst you’re in town? No problem – just whip out your phone and check the product on Amazon.


To ensure your resume is in top shape, use Canva (iOSAndroid) to make it look incredible. Need to make party invitations for your child? No problem, Canva has the tools to make it best in the class! Canva has been very popular with professional and casual users for a few years now, but did you know they have this brilliant app. It has many templates and other features that will give any project a high-end finish. If you find yourself using it frequently, you can upgrade to premium for jut £10.99, which is very reasonable even if you’re only using it for it’s stock imagery.

Smoke Free

This app uses over 40 proven techniques to help you to stop smoking – in fact, they boast that you are three times more likely to kick the habit for good using this app. If you smoke, stopping is the best thing you can do for your health and for those who love you. SmokeFree offers clinics, tips, and a chatbot to guide you and something all users seem to find motivating is the timer of how long you haven’t smoked for and a tally of how much money you’ve saved!