• WordPress icon

    WordPress

    WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. More simply...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Blackberry BSD iPad Self-Hosted PHP

  • Twitter icon

    Twitter

    Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called...

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

  • Google Plus icon

    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...

    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...

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

  • Tumblr icon

    Tumblr

    Micro-blogging. Tumblr lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos, from your browser...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

  • Diaspora icon

    Diaspora

    Diaspora is a federated social networking service, designed to be a more privacy-aware alternative to Facebook . Share what you...

    Open Source Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted Ruby

  • Ghost icon

    Ghost

    A beautifully designed platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing. Ghost is an Open Source application which allows you to write and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted GitHub Node.JS

  • Blogger icon

    Blogger

    Blogger is a blog publishing service. Create your blog. Share your thoughts, photos, and more with your friends and the world. Easy...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad

  • Squarespace icon

    Squarespace

    A fully hosted, completely managed environment for creating and maintaining your website. From a simple blog this tool is capable...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • Google Sites icon

    Google Sites

    Google Sites is the easiest way to make information accessible to people who need quick, up-to-date access. 100MB/site free. People...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Friendica icon

    Friendica

    Friendica is a distributed social network application which runs on commodity hosting platforms - PHP/MySQL/Apache. (If you can...

    Open Source Self-Hosted PHP

  • BuddyPress icon

    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...

    Open Source Self-Hosted Wordpress

  • Know any more alternatives to Known?

    Suggest an application to this list
  • 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...

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

  • Octopress icon

    Octopress

    Octopress is a framework designed by Brandon Mathis for Jekyll, the blog aware static site generator powering Github Pages. To start...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted Ruby Jekyll

  • PromoRepublic icon

    PromoRepublic

    PromoRepublic is an online editorial calendar for social media marketers and library of custom designed templates and post ideas for...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • Textpattern icon

    Textpattern

    Textpattern is an elegant content management system that is free, open source software. Web designers, developers, publishers and...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • LiveJournal icon

    LiveJournal

    Online blogging software - free for basic users! Personal publishing, community involvement and individual expression.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • CouchCMS icon

    CouchCMS

    With no knowledge of PHP required at all you can make any static web-page editable by your clients.

    Open Source Web / Cloud PHP

  • Share this list of alternatives?

  • Craft CMS icon

    Craft CMS

    Craft gives you the tools to sculpt a content management experience precisely tailored to your site’s needs. Craft doesn’t make...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • blogstrap.py

    blogstrap.py is a simple, no frills blog content management system powered by Twitter's Bootstrap and web.py. It features most...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted Python

  • Plebu icon

    Plebu Discontinued

    Plebu is a do it yourself website builder for people who aren't website builders. Plebu makes it easy to build a website to get...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • Chyrp icon

    Chyrp Discontinued

    Chyrp is a blogging engine designed to be very lightweight while retaining functionality. It is powered by PHP and has very powerful...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted PHP

  • LiveTalkie icon

    LiveTalkie

    Brand new full featured free social network. Friends, Posts, Likes, Comments, Notifications, Messages, Etc.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • b2evolution icon

    b2evolution

    b2evolution is a powerful blog tool you can install on your own website. It includes all the features of traditional blog tools...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Siftr icon

    Siftr

    Siftr is a discovery and showcase platform for YOUR photos. Get up and running within seconds - without uploading or manually tagging...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Grassy icon

    Grassy

    Grassy - A blogging engine the ruby community deserves

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • BlaBlaNet icon

    BlaBlaNet

    BlaBlanet decentralized social network service. Connect with friends, family . Share photos and videos, send messages and chat with...

    Open Source Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • TypePad icon

    TypePad

    TypePad is the premier blogging service for professionals and small businesses. TypePad hosts many popular blogs and small business...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • ZeroBlog

    ZeroBlog - For a distributed, self publishing blogging platform ( and centralized authentication ). Source code :...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud NameCoin Python ... JavaScript ZeroNet CoffeeScript

  • Tinypress icon

    Tinypress

    Your blog is freely hosted on the powerful servers of Github via Github pages. Plus you get a free .github.io subdomain. Your pages...

    Free Android Android Tablet Self-Hosted GitHub

  • App.net icon

    App.net

    App.net is a social networking platform and microblogging service which enables its users to write messages of up to 256 characters. ...

    Commercial Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • Blosxom icon

    Blosxom

    Blosxom (pronounced "blossom") is a lightweight yet feature-packed weblog application designed from the ground up with...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted Perl

  • Simvoly icon

    Simvoly

    Create a professional website or online store without any coding skills. Start or grow your business online now! Analytics, hosting...

    Commercial Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Silvrback icon

    Silvrback

    Lean, Beautiful and Distraction-Free Blogging.

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • Postleaf icon

    Postleaf

    Open source blogging platform with inline editing, handlebar templates and intuitive interface.

    Open Source Self-Hosted Handlebars PHP GitHub

Known Comments

Immature

Negative Comment by peterpeterpeter
about Known Jun 2015

Incomplete installation instructions. It seems like known cannot correctly run when installed into a subdirectory (rewritebase modified). Never got it to run using a subdirectory.

Reply