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    • Lots of makers hanging out on Product Hunt, so you can easily interact with the guys who make the products. dpowert2Jan 2017 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Product Hunt provide information about products and lets the user search for products, while Alternative to provides alterantives to software as well as websites. Guest • 6 days ago • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
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AlternativeTo Comments

great

Comment by markcarandini
about AlternativeTo · Apr 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 4 Helpful

i just found this because of a friend, it's great, i can look for an alternative to everything!

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so meta

Comment by foerno
about AlternativeTo · Jun 2015 · Helpful Not helpful 2 Helpful

I'm so meta even this acronym

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Comment by sylain
about AlternativeTo · May 2017 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful

I love this website. Well organised website were everyone can contribute. Stay awesome !

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Hahahaha

Comment by fag1
about AlternativeTo · Nov 2014 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful

Inception ? Nah this one is a troll ! Made me laugh hard :D

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Comment by niclasdaniels
about AlternativeTo · Jun 2017 · Helpful Not helpful

Makes it easier to screen for software that are similar but may differ so you can find features you didn't know you needed or should look for.

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add f-droid as android store

Comment by k3b
about AlternativeTo · May 2017 · Helpful Not helpful

When i add an android app i can only add the Google Play store as a place where to get the app from.

Is it possible to add "f-droid.org" as alternative android app store?

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Comment by prakash99
about AlternativeTo · May 2017 · Helpful Not helpful

finding alternative software is super easy with AlternativeTo.

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Comment by 7Are5ster
about AlternativeTo · Apr 2017 · Helpful Not helpful

This is the best website to find alternatives!

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Comment by AkiraShoji
about AlternativeTo · Oct 2014 · Helpful Not helpful

Inception

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not really digging the new site

Comment by ccubedd
about AlternativeTo · Feb 2014 · Helpful Not helpful

First of all, Thanks for providing such an awesome service!

That said, I really don't like the new site. I thought i would get used to it, but i still haven't, and it bothers me that so many people in the software/webApp/operating system development world feel the need to keep "upgrading" things by giving them superficial facelifts. I understand that attracting new users is a big deal, but as an old user, when i see a great site try to mimic windows 8, it's like watching a beautiful young girl put on way too much makeup.

anyway, thats my two cents. I still feel that alternativeto.net is the best place to find and review alternative software, and I will continue visiting your site and adding whatever content I can.

All the best,
Chris

[Edited by ccubedd, February 21]

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Restore openID accounts

Comment by Danilo_Venom
about AlternativeTo and ClaimID, myOpenID · Dec 2013 · Helpful Not helpful

After Small myOpenID iconmyOpenID and Small ClaimID iconClaimID shutdown, some AlternativeTo accounts can have some problems.

If you can't access your account, send an email to support[at]alternativeto.net and we will restore it :)

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privacy issue

Comment by pyrih
about AlternativeTo · Nov 2012 · Helpful Not helpful

can't choose to hide or delete my activity or username

You can easily delete your account clicking on your Username, on Edit your profile and selecting Remove my account in the bottom of the page.

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alternativeTo needs a community, really

Comment by realnabarl
about AlternativeTo and Wakoopa Social · Aug 2012 · Helpful Not helpful

I'm a Wakoopa user, however it has been dead.

What Wakoopa good for me is:

  • Its community. Things get more connected. I browse reviews too much, so it wasn't just a tool for me.
  • Its tracker. Well, on alternativeTo, submitting softwares take much time and it is boring, tracking is much better.
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limitations or flaws

Comment by maix
about AlternativeTo · Oct 2011 · Helpful Not helpful

the most obvious flaw is the hard coded platforms;
when you try to add a OS you are forced to select one of the platforms and this doesnt seem to be the proper way, in my opinion there should be a field which categorises the software by its simplest type (entertainment, OS, ...etc) and when OS is selected the now hard coded platforms should appear to select the family of that OS

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