Alternatives to Tumblr for all platforms with any license

  • WordPress icon

    WordPress

    WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to work with your blogging software, not fight it. Self-hosted...

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

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    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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    Blogger

    Blogger is a blog publishing service. Create your blog. Share your thoughts, photos, and more with your friends and the world. Easy to use. It’s easy to post text, photos, and videos from the web or your mobile phone. Flexible....

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad

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    Grav

    Grav is an easy to use, yet powerful, opensource CMS that requires no database. In a nutshell, installing Grav is a matter of unzipping the file. It is fast, has sophisticated caching, and a light footprint for optimal performance....

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted PHP Markdown

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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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    Svbtle

    Svbtle, a new kind of magazine. An extremely simple platform for collecting and developing ideas, sharing them with the world, and reading them. The developers have focused their energy into building the simplest interface for...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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    Redaxscript

    Ultra lightweight Content Management System for MySQL, PostgreSQL and SQLite.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted JavaScript ... PHP

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    Craft CMS

    Craft gives you the tools to sculpt a content management experience precisely tailored to your site’s needs. Craft doesn’t make any assumptions about your content. You’re in charge of defining it by setting up custom fields to...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

    No features added Add a feature
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    weheartit.com

    We Heart It lets you create an online album (a heart) with your favorite images and videos. At the same time you can see what other people are adding to their own hearts and save it on yours to grow your collection. Get inspired...

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

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    • Weheartit is just for collecting photos, more similar to Pinterest than Tumblr. Guest • May 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    LiveJournal

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

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    Web Start Today

    Web Start Today is the small business owner’s ticket to Internet success. With our easy-to-use Website Builder, hands-on business owners can create and customize a feature-rich website in few easy steps and go live the same day for...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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    Websites for Trello

    If you like to use Trello for personal organization (as they say, organizing everything), you will also like to have a website and control its content with Trello. Websites for Trello will turn a Trello Board you control into a...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    Anchor CMS

    Anchor is a lightweight blogging platform with a focus on simplicity and elegance.

    Open Source Windows Linux Web / Cloud AppFog Engine Yard Cloud PHP ... OpenShift

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  • blogstrap.py

    blogstrap.py is a simple, no frills blog content management system powered by Twitter's Bootstrap and web.py. It features most things you would come to expect from a simple blogging platform. You can browse posts by category or...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted Python

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    Umbraco

    Umbraco is a fully-featured open source content management system with the flexibility to run anything from small campaign or brochure sites right through to complex applications for Fortune 500's and some of the largest media...

    Freemium Windows Self-Hosted .NET Framework

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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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    Soup.io

    Soup is a tumblelog, a super-easy blog that can do more than just text: post links, quotes, videos, audio, files, reviews and events. Soup can aggregate everything you create online into one place, in your own style, at your own...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    ExpressionEngine

    ExpressionEngine is a flexible, feature-rich content management system that empowers thousands of individuals, organizations, and companies around the world to easily manage their website. If youre tired of the limitations of your...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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    Directus

    Directus. An awesome content management framework for everyone. Three Simple Plans Free 14-day trial of Basic plan. Effortlessly spin up database instances powered by Directus. If you have your own server and the commands...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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    Chyrp

    Chyrp is a blogging engine designed to be very lightweight while retaining functionality. It is powered by PHP and has very powerful theme and extension engines, so you can personalize it however you want.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted PHP

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.5.2, released in November 2014, and the sourcecode are still available on Github.
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    ALLYOU

    Creating your online portfolio has never been that easy. Simply drag and drop the elements to your content and publish your creative within a few minutes.

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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  • Minds icon

    Minds

    We are a free and open-source platform to launch your digital brand, social network and mobile app. We are also a social network ourselves. It is a global social network of social networks. • Have private, encrypted chats with...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Android iPhone

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    Dropplets

    Dropplets is a platform dedicated to making blogging simple again. With no database, you can install Dropplets in seconds on any server, compose offline using markdown, then simply upload to publish.

    Open Source Self-Hosted

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    DevSpace Sites

    Create a clean, free, and professional looking website, without having to worry about hackers, updating web servers, or just general boring stuff. Enjoy!

    Freemium Web / Cloud Wordpress

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    Blogginger.com

    Fully managed blog hosting for free. Allow upgrade site to get extra space storage, disable any ads and to use your own domain. There are a lot of beautiful themes.

    Freemium Web / Cloud Wordpress

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    ZCMS

    ZCMS simplifies content management by offering an elegant user interface, simple user management and permissions. We keep the core CMS as light, fast and flexible as possible. ZCMS requires Tomcat 7.0 and a MySQL database. It is...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    TypePad

    TypePad is the premier blogging service for professionals and small businesses. TypePad hosts many popular blogs and small business websites. The service is easy to use and enables you to create a blog in minutes.

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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    Portal CMS

    Portal CMS is a free and open source content management system with a powerful integrated page builder built in .NET MVC.

    Open Source Windows Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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    Postly

    Postly is designed with a focus on simplicity, privacy and speed. It’s a new and more personal social network that lets you share links, text, music, photos, and video directly with your friends in a simplified social graph. Social...

    Free Web / Cloud iPhone

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    Patchwork

    It's better than email because: - Private messages are end-to-end encrypted, always. - You have to follow somebody to get messages from them, so you won't get spammed. - Your mail can be public broadcasts or private...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued According to the GitHub page: "Patchwork is no longer maintained. " :-( See https://github.com/ssbc/patchwork
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    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 are versioned. This means you can easily switch between different versions of every files of your site.

    Free Android Android Tablet Self-Hosted GitHub

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    Socialgimme

    Socialgimme is a brand new and exciting way to instantly create pages and websites which are responsive to mobile devices, offer ultimate readability, and look incredible every time you publish. Our intuitive editor allows anyone...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud

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    • Discontinued Website/service no longer accessible.
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Tumblr Comments

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Comment by pawankumar1
about Tumblr Jul 2016
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Its ok

Negative Comment by impossible
about Tumblr Aug 2013

This is very popular and alot of people use this. Its clean and easy but Its not what im looking for. It seems like its not the right place to blog for someone serious. Has a lot of explicit content as well just to warn anyone out there.

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Definitely an enjoyable blog site. Very clean, sleek, all t ...

Comment by thelivingded
about Tumblr Jun 2011

Definitely an enjoyable blog site. Very clean, sleek, all that jazz.

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