App.net Alternatives

    App.net is described as 'social networking platform and microblogging service which enables its users to write messages of up to 256 characters' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to App.net for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Android, iPad and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Mastodon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like App.net are Twitter (Free), Minds (Freemium, Open Source), Friendica (Free, Open Source) and GNU social (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 18, 2017

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      • iPhone
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    2. postActiv is a free and open source social networking project based on GNU Social. It uses OStatus, which means that users can for example connect to users on Mastodon and GNU Social instances as well.
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