Alternatives to Diaspora for all platforms with any license

  • Twitter icon

    Twitter

    Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read...

    Free Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Blackberry ... Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad TweetDeck Blackberry 10 Nokia Store Kindle Fire

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    Google Plus

    The Google+ project aims to make sharing on the web more like sharing in real life. Sharing is a huge part of the web, a part that Google+ makes a lot simpler with these features: - Circles makes it easy to put your friends from...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad ... Android Wear

  • Facebook icon

    Facebook

    Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos...

    Free Web / Cloud Windows Mobile Android iPhone Java Mobile S60 ... HP webOS Blackberry Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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    VK

    VK is a social network that unites people all over the world and helps them communicate comfortably and promptly.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet Windows Phone ... iPad Kindle Fire

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    Friendica

    Friendica is a distributed social network application which runs on commodity hosting platforms - PHP/MySQL/Apache. (If you can install Drupal or Wordpress you can probably install Friendica) A single Friendica installation...

    Open Source Linux BSD Self-Hosted PHP

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    BuddyPress

    Social networking in a box. Build a social network for your company, school, sports team or niche community all based on the power and flexibility of WordPress. Install BuddyPress directly through your WordPress dashboard plugins...

    Open Source Self-Hosted Wordpress

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    Gnu Social

    GNU social is a continuation of the StatusNet project. It is social communication software for both public and private communications. It is widely supported and has a large userbase. It is already...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

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    Ello

    Ello is a simple, beautiful, and ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers. We originally built Ello as a private social network. Over time, so many people wanted to join Ello that we built a public...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Hubzilla

    Hubzilla is a powerful platform for creating interconnected based websites featuring a decentralised identity, communications, and permissions framework built using common webserver technology. Hubzilla is very suitable for...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Path icon

    Path

    Path is a personal social network designed to help you be closer with family and friends. Now with Path 3, we’ve added private messaging and stickers so you can chat instantly with the ones you love. By focusing on beautiful design...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad ... Kindle Fire

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    Known

    Known is a simple platform for publishing words, pictures, podcasts and more to a site that you control. Choose to share it on social networks like Twitter and Facebook, or extend it to integrate with the software you already use. ...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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    Movim

    Our philosophy is that your data are yours and you must always be in control. Movim achieves this through a complete decentralisation of users' data and accounts. Register wherever you want! Movim keeps you in touch with your...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    Yammer

    Yammer is revolutionizing internal corporate communications by bringing together all of a company’s employees inside a private and secure enterprise social network. Although Yammer is as easy to use as consumer products like Facebook...

    Commercial Web / Cloud Android iPhone Windows Phone

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    BuddyCloud

    Buddycloud is built for people who care about their privacy. We are building the future of social networks. A future founded on openness. A future built using open standards. We are making the future happen now, by building a...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    Aether

    Aether is a free app that you use to read, write in, and create community moderated, distributed, and anonymous forums, an “anonymous reddit without servers.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Whaller

    Whaller lets you create private social networks and bring them to life. 1. COMMUNICATE simply Create a sphere, invite your contacts, and start a discussion within minutes. Whaller spheres are your spaces for private conversation...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Windows Phone iPad

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    Libertree

    Libertree is free, libre, open-source software which is intended to provide a way for people to create their own social network. Libertree social networks can be free from commercial influence and manifestation, such as behaviour...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

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    BlaBlaNet

    BlaBlanet decentralized social network service. Connect with friends, family . Share photos and videos, send messages and chat with people you know. Caldav and Cardav support Store privately your contact with your phone. News feed...

    Open Source Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Steemit icon

    Steemit

    A non-censored social platform where users are incentivized to contribute and curate content. The users decide what is valuable by voting, and content regarded valuable is rewarded with money.

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • Mastodon icon

    Mastodon

    Mastodon is a decentralized microblogging engine, an alternative implementation of the Gnu Social project. FEATURES - Free and open-source. - Decentralized, no worries about a single company controlling your communications. -...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted GitHub

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    Imzy

    Imzy is a social network that makes it easy to connect with others based on interests, hobbies, lifestyle and more.

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    Jostle

    Jostle's social intranet makes it easy to inform & connect employees to get work done. It's easy to share news, align teams, recognize contributions & invite participation. Our engagement rates are consistently 5X...

    Commercial Web / Cloud Android iPhone

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    GAB

    Gab is a people first social network -Users can post “Gabs,” which have a 300 character limit -Users can follow other Gabbers and be followed back -Users can upvote or downvote Gabs -Top Gabs are ranked based on these votes -Gabs...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Futurenet

    Welcome to the Futurenet Multimedia Club, the new social network which pay you to be social. We are already more than 1 millions users. Sign up to join our community.

    Free Web / Cloud iPhone

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    Socl

    So.cl (pronounced "social") is a social networking service and social search engine operated by Microsoft FUSE Labs. Usage of the services is currently unavailable for users under the age of 18. Contents So.cl appears...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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    MeWe

    Used to be called Sgrouples, now its MeWe offered by the company Sgrouples Inc. On its homepage their motto is "The World's Private Communication Network" and "Join the privacy revolution". Their big thing is...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone

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    Oxwall

    Open source PHP social networking software with Facebook-style newsfeed. Free plugins, themes, easy installation and auto-updates.

    Open Source Windows Linux Web / Cloud

    No features added Add a feature
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    hibloo

    hibloo is an international platform to chat and connect with each other online. Here you get to meet hundreds of users from around the globe using cellphone and get to use features such as instant messaging, Private chat, forums...

    Free Web / Cloud Android Kindle Fire

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    Grewpler

    Grewpler is an interest based simple social networking site, that allows users to post pictures, documents, videos, and articles on information that is knowledgeable, entertaining, and interesting pertaining to their interest....

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Amen icon

    Amen

    Amen is a service for creating and sharing opinions about the extraordinary things in life.

    Free Web / Cloud

    • Discontinued Website seems down.
  • Friendio icon

    Friendio

    Friendio is a social networking utility that helps you share with friends & family. It's private and keeps your circles between those within it.

    Free Web / Cloud

    No features added Add a feature

Diaspora Comments

diaspora 0.6.0.0

Positive Comment by restukape
about Diaspora Aug 2016

August 27th marks four years since diaspora* was placed into the hands of its community by its founders. Four years of refactoring, fixing bugs, redesigning the interface and introducing new features. Since the last release, 42 volunteer contributors have added 44221 lines of code in six major releases.
Today they are releasing diaspora* version 0.6, the biggest version diaspora*’s community has ever released.

Official blog-post

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A Very Good Alternative, But...

Comment by arkadiydeliev
about Diaspora Aug 2016

Choice of pods and a small amount of active users in each of them is a big limitation. None of my friends are on any of the pods, making it pointless if you want to socialise with people you know, but if you want to meet likeminded individuals, just a place for you!

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