Create Social Messaging App like KIK

The instant any Apps comes into the market we try to ape them – a basic trend of any human being and most of them would hardly want to shell out on these apps. To replace the original apps some of the well-known alternatives apps like Kik, Viber, Snapchat, and Skype etc, have marked a niche in the market.

Space-O is right here to help you drive on this wave of Instant Social Messaging App and other Kik like apps for your Android/iPhones that will contribute a very precise purpose for a detailed vocation that you intend to serve.

Why should I make

social messaging app like KIK?

By 2019, the number of mobile phone users in the world is expected to reach 5 Billion. Can you imagine it? And, using such social messaging app, people can easily broaden their network.

Kik which is US’ 7th most popular social app, is at top ranking in few other countries having 120 million+ users across the globe and is a leading cross-app messenger. It helps people to easily connect with each other. This also has the option to decide who is joining as our Kik messaging app friends. The other great advantage is having screen names, as the replica KiK messaging app does not share phone number or email address.

Why Space-O is right to

develop Kik like Apps for your iPhone/Android?

With Kik having such popularity spread across millions, Space-O offers customized and cost effective app development options for an app like KIK, and ensures a good ROI.

Here, at Space-O, we have a dedicated iOS and Android developers. These developers have more than 5+ years of experience in the development area. And throughout their career, they have developed such social messaging apps many times. So they have a clear idea about what works and what not. An app like Tinder, developed by our iOS and Android team, is the best example that you can check out.

In the same way, we have got transmission protocols / cloud enablement to create Kik like apps.

Space-O has developers who have hands-on experience on fabricating Kik like social messaging apps. Some of the best that can be showcased are the recent apps that were created which included Snapchat like auto-destruction feature for the chats.

FAQs for replica Kik messaging app

The exact ETA depends upon the App’s specifications and other variables.

Communication being the basic fundamental to interact with others, and making it connect with others within no time is the essential specification that any app wants to contend with Kik chatting app. Also apps not having to share phone number or emails to others. Pointless to say it would be the major purpose of the application that you want to create will be in line with popular Mobile Messaging App Kik.

There are many ways to make money out of the Application some of them are listed below:

  • In App Purchases –

    • Cloud Storage purchases. Feature Unlock, Stickers and other in-message accessories.
    • Paid and Free Versions of App
    • There are 100s of ways to utilize In App purchase for making money
  • Advertisements-
    • KIK texting app can leverage the same philosophy if you want to. Also, if users want ad-free messaging experience, they can buy it via “Remove Ads” in-app purchase
  • Implement Rewards / Prize / Points System

It will depend upon the vocation that you select. At Space-O, our team of developers ensures that the developed code is well tested and conforms to the needs. Apart from this our marketing team will research and figure out the best possible ways to take your Apps to the public. However, if you intend to just make an app like KIK for the purpose of cloning, it might not work. Figure out a niche around how KikApp works and you can pull our team.

We strongly believe in being transparent and have carried our companies’ transparency with our other customers in the same notion.
It will give you better idea if you could just scroll our testimonial page. We would be happy if you could work with us on a pilot project and experience it yourself.

How much does social sharing apps like Kik cost?

The entire procedure of developing and executing an app like KIK takes place in a cost-effective manner. The estimated cost of creating kik app for iphone is round about "723.8" hours of development and the estimated cost of Kik for Android is "868.56" hours of development which can vary based on the type of customization. And, the Web services (API) development will cost you around "185 hours". Also, the pricing depends on the type of platform you want to build it on and the app logic to be implemented. Here is the detailed information that you might require before you contact us. We have mentioned common features that an app like KIK requires and its development hours in the separate column. Check it out.


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Deliverables Description Estimated Man Hours 
Development Graphics Design QC/Testing Project Management TOTAL
(I) iOS Application 1. Business Analysis & Communication 18 2.7 2.7 1.8 25.2
  2. Base Code & Architecture 8 1.2 1.2 0.8 11.2
  3. Features:          
  3.1. Landing Screen 2 0.3 0.3 0.2 2.8
  3.2. Login 6 0.9 0.9 0.6 8.4
  3.3. Register 8 1.2 1.2 0.8 11.2
  3.4. Invite Contacts 8 1.2 1.2 0.8 11.2
  3.5. Slide Menu 6 0.9 0.9 0.6 8.4
  3.6. Base Chat Integration 40 6 6 4 56
  3.7. Sites 70 10.5 10.5 7 98
  3.8. Settings:          
  3.8.1. Base 8 1.2 1.2 0.8 11.2
  3.8.2. Your Account 8 1.2 1.2 0.8 11.2
  3.8.3. Notifications 4 0.6 0.6 0.4 5.6
  3.8.4. Chat Settings 10 1.5 1.5 1 14
  3.8.5. Share profile 6 0.9 0.9 0.6 8.4
  3.9. Find Users 18 2.7 2.7 1.8 25.2
  3.10. User Profile 14 2.1 2.1 1.4 19.6
  3.11. Conversation Info 8 1.2 1.2 0.8 11.2
  3.12. Send Attachments:          
  3.12.1. Send Images 12 1.8 1.8 1.2 16.8
  3.12.2. Stickers 30 4.5 4.5 3 42
  3.12.3. You Tube Videos 30 4.5 4.5 3 42
  3.12.4. Sketch 40 6 6 4 56
  3.12.5. Memes 30 4.5 4.5 3 42
  3.12.6. Images with search 16 2.4 2.4 1.6 22.4
  3.12.7. Themed Smileys 35 5.25 5.25 3.5 49
  3.12.8. GIFs 25 3.75 3.75 2.5 35
  3.13. In-App Purchase 6 0.9 0.9 0.6 8.4
  3.14. Share (Facebook, Twitter) 12 1.8 1.8 1.2 16.8
  4. Graphics Design Integration 25 3.75 3.75 2.5 35
  5. Base Server Interaction 10 1.5 1.5 1 14
  Subtotal: 517 77.55 77.55 51.7 723.8
(II) Android Application Android considered as 120% of iOS development   868.56
(III) Web Services (API) 1. Business Analysis & Discussion 16   2.4 1.6 20
2. Base Code & DB 12   1.8 1.2 15
3. Web Services (API): 120   18 12 150
  Subtotal: 148 0 22.2 14.8 185

Creating your own KiK app for Android and iPhone is made easy here. You are just a click away from making more money.

Space-O are the best programmers we have worked with. They are experts in programming and design. We highly recommend working with them, and appreciate the effort and time they put into making our app dream come true!Onur Sahin
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