Android How To: Quickly Share Photos on your Android Phone or Tablet

February 3, 2013 - Written By Alexander Maxham

So you just took this awesome picture with your Android device and you want to share it on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, etc.? Well luckily, Android makes it very simple and easy to do. So simple in fact that most people over look it. Let’s go over how you can quickly share your photos from the Camera/Gallery app to Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram and many more services all with just a few taps.

1. Turn on and unlock your device.

2. Open the Gallery app and find the image you want to share.

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3. Tap the Share icon in the top right-hand corner. (The share image shown below, will probably have a different background on your device, but the icon will still be the same)

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4. Now you’ll see a list of installed apps and services that you can share your photo with. Tap on the one you want to share it with and post it.

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That’s all there is to it. You can do this for as many pictures or videos as you want. Like I said, it’s quite easy, and so easy that most people forget that it can be done this way. If this does not work for you, please let us know in the comments below.