Top 10 MacOS Apps 2018

So you finally managed to get your hands on a Mac, you should pat yourself on the back because now you are a part of the big boys league. But wait; there is more to a Mac than just owning one. Assuming you are a newbie (or even if you have had your Mac for quite some time) here are the top 10 Mac apps to make the best of your Apple device

Microsoft Office

It is safe to say the new Microsoft Office for Mac is no longer a miserable experience. The latest iteration of Microsoft Office for Mac, is not only faster but it is more streamlined than ever before. If that is not enough, the package as a whole is easy to use, which was not the case before. If you are a student, you are in luck, as you can get Microsoft Office for cheaper by simply signing up for Office 365.

Airmail 3

Even though a desktop email client is a thing of the past, it is still preferred by those who enjoy having more control through an app rather than utilizing a web-based client. If you are one such individual, Airmail is exactly what you need.

The app is not only a favorite, but it is much more powerful after a recent update. The app will set you back by $10, but it is completely worth it.


When it comes to playing any and all media content, VLC is the essential app for Mac. There are other alternatives like Quicktime, but VLC works like a charm right out of the box. No matter what you throw at it, VLC will strike it right out of the park.

VLC has plenty of features for you to look forward to, including and not limited to video conversion, amazing audio playback and playlist support. However, average users that do not really care for such features will still enjoy the app for the outstanding media player that it is.

Download From here: VLC


uTorrent is a must have app for Mac. Once installed, you can use it download as much content as you would like. Whether it is a game, movie, music or even an eBook, you can easily download it via uTorrent.

uTorrent comes with impressive features like complex bandwidth adjustment, portable mode, remote monitoring and so much more. All of this can be yours if you are willing to deal with the amount of bloatware that comes along with the app.

Download From here : uTorrent


If you like how the little pop-up bar works with its different options whenever you select text on an iPhone, you can get the exact same feature on your Mac with PopClip.

Apart from adding the aforementioned functionality, the app not only gives you the option to copy and paste, but it can also speak text. Additionally, it can even search the web for the text you have selected. If the built-in features are not cutting it for you, then feel free to take advantage of its plug-ins to keep things interesting.


If you have a smartphone, work and a home computer, you already know how difficult it is to keep files in sync across all your devices. This problem can be solved for good by installing Dropbox on your Mac.

You can easily access all your files on Dropbox, regardless of where you are. The best part is that you get 2GB’s worth of storage space, completely free of cost. If you need more space, it will take no more than a few simple steps to make that possible.

Seeing how Dropbox is majorly responsible for killing the thumb drive, it should really be a no-brainer as to why you need to have it on your Mac.

Download from here : Dropbox

The Unarchiver

For those with extracting and expanding needs, The Unarchiver is an app that cannot be missed for any reason whatsoever.

The app’s inconspicuous and immediate processing will allow you to get into Rar and Zip files in a jiffy. The Unarchiver supports dozens of formats, all the while making it easy to operate with its one-click operation to extract and expand different extensions in numerous languages and any compressed methodology you can think of.

iBooks Author

It is really astounding to see how independent book publishing has become really accessible. What needed months of training before, now require nothing more than a single app on your Mac.

With iBooks Author, you get an array of tools and templates to choose from. Moroever, you will be able to draft rich eBooks with 3D objects, diagrams and even videos for that matter. This app will essentially ensure your words speak volumes.


Alfred comes highly recommended by Mac veterans. But it should not come as a surprise that Apple’s newer users may not be aware of its existence in the first place.

The mighty app launcher will make it easier for you to boost your productivity. With its unique shortcuts, you will be able to find files, control your Mac and solve complex calculations with precision like never before. The app is highly customizable and powerful beyond belief, so much so it can highlight macOS’ drawbacks.

Now that you know of the top 10 Mac apps, you should make haste and start making use of them immediately. Not only will you be more productive, but you will be able to use your Mac for much more than just streaming videos on YouTube.

Dropzone 3

Once introduced, Dropzone 3 genuinely feels like an indispensable piece of MacOS Sierra. The stripped down application works as an easy route instrument, which means you can utilize it to rapidly duplicate and move documents, dispatch applications, and offer substance through mainstream administrations, for example, Facebook and Flickr. You can likewise transfer records through FTP and Amazon S3, or abbreviate URLs utilizing the recently included shortener. It’s altogether housed inside a small symbol that sits in the menu bar.


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Anas Dilshad is a Digital Marketing Expert and works with MacAppers. I love to share everything related to Mac. Feel free to ask any query about Mac at my Twitter Profile @anasdilshad1



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