Alternatives to Twitter for all platforms with any license

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  • 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...

    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, phone, desktop, email, or wherever...

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

    • Great place for photographer and graphic artists AndrewSB49May 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Friendica icon

    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...

    Open Source Linux BSD Self-Hosted PHP

  • Gnu Social icon

    Gnu Social

    GNU social is a continuation of the StatusNet project. It is social communication software for both public and private...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

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  • Known icon

    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...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Ello icon

    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...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Identi.ca

    identi.ca is a free personal web server that implements a distributed social networking service. It is based on pump.io, a free software which make up the distributed...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    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...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Android iPhone

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    Twister

    twister is the fully decentralized P2P (Peer-to-peer) microblogging platform leveraging from the free software implementations of Bitcoin and BitTorrent protocols.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • The problem is that Twitter does not preserve your privacy when you Tweet. Firstly, all your connections, who you follow and what you like or retweet is used as a way of profiling you. Secondly, all information about you can be subpoenad very easily. Twister is an alternative that does preserve your privacy and distributes info in a way that isn't centralized for one person/company to give away to others. JohnFastmanDec 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Musteus

    A social media for a user friendly communication. You can crate in your profile different topics/terms which your follower can follow. All the posts have a reach of...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad

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    • Whit his system of tags for categories, its a good alternative for searching interests to follow. Guest • Jan 2017 Disagree   Agree
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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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued According to the GitHub page: "Patchwork is no longer maintained. " :-( See https://github.com/ssbc/patchwork
    • Patchwork is a decentralized messaging platform where your computer networks have the same topology as your social networks. Guest • Nov 2016 Disagree   Agree
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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...

    Free Web / Cloud

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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...

    Open Source Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

    No features added Add a feature

Twitter Comments

it's fine

Comment by sebastiandowny
about Twitter May 2016

it's a diary for some people...

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Timeline changes

Comment by 11009723
about Twitter Feb 2016
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Perfect

Positive Comment by Mighty_Mac
about Twitter May 2012

It's just like Facebook!...but without all of it's crap

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It's fun to talk about yourself, even when nobody's listeni ...

Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about Twitter Jun 2011

It's fun to talk about yourself, even when nobody's listening. :P

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Who would've thought that 140-character tweets are so addic ...

Comment by arahman56
about Twitter Jun 2011

Who would've thought that 140-character tweets are so addictive!

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