How to Track Friends Location | Realtime Tracking Apps

Hello, In this digital era we can easily locate friends, family members, and children. In this case a lot of android apps do this location job very nicely, but more over most of the apps doing wrong guidance, some famous tech giant’s give best performance location real time tracking apps with complete privacy with each other. Here is how to use it to track real time location or friends, family members.

Facebook Messenger Real Time Location Sharing

What is location tracking  apps

Location tracking means some one location can be easily tracked by friends, family members using android, ios apps. In like manner real time tracking means you can view friends walking, driving, destination point and the entire route he travels.

Before you need to track friends location you need following things ready in handy

  • A Smart phone
  • Internet
  • GPS Enabled 
  • Android, Ios App need to be install

How to track real time location 

Using the following methods you can track the real time location of your friends and family members.

Real Time Location Sharing | Facebook, G – Maps, Whatsapp

Using Google Maps

Following below instructions to track friends using Google Maps App

  • Install google maps from play store
  • Open with google accounts
  • If you need to send your location to your send location or send real time location
  • Can be limit by 1hour, 8 hours like manner
  • After send your friend will track your location as real-time
  • You can also do same way to your friends

Using Facebook Messenger

Facebook messenger also gives own map with gps real time tracking

  • Install Facebook Messenger ( Don’t Install Lite)
  • Open App
  • Send Real time location to your friends wants to track you
  • Set time limits of location visible
  • Same way you can track your friends location by doing mutual sharing

Using Whatsapp Messenger

Whatsapp is give this facility with user friendly method

  • Install whatsapp from play store
  • Send real time location to your friends
  • Set time limits for sharing location
  • Also can do friends with request sharing can track his location easily

How to track children’s location using Google Family Link App!

Children don’t know how to share location either using apps properly, especially google will find the best solution to track children’s location using Google Maps.

If you’re a parent, you can see your child’s Android device location in the Family Link app. 

  1. Install Family Link App from Play store
  2. Open the Family Link app 
  3. Select your child. 
  4. On the “Location” card, tap Set Up.
  5. Turn on the settings required to see your child’s location.
  6. Tap Turn on. It might take up to 30 minutes to see your child’s device location.


 Real time apps can share your location, destination, profile photo, home, office address and more, your privacy is kept with your friends and family members don’t sharing your location with unknown strangers may lead to a misleading, unsafe nature.


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