BuddyPress Alternatives

    BuddyPress is described as 'Social networking in a box. Build a social network for your company, school, sports team or niche community all based on the power and flexibility of WordPress. Install BuddyPress directly through your WordPress dashboard plugins page, or download it manually from the WordPress' and is a popular app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to BuddyPress for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Self-Hosted solutions and iPad. The best alternative is Diaspora, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like BuddyPress are Facebook (Free), Minds (Freemium, Open Source), Friendica (Free, Open Source) and VK (Free).

    This page was last updated Jun 21, 2021

    1. Ello is a simple, beautiful, ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers. We originally built Ello as a private social network. Over time, so many people wanted to join Ello that we built a public version of Ello for everyone to use.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Android
      Okuna (formerly Openbook) is an open-source, zero tracking, zero spying, zero advertisement, secure social network that gives 30% of it's revenue towards making the world a better place, now and forever.


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

      Discontinued

      The project is dead.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Patchwork
      Scuttlebutt is a protocol on which many different kinds of apps can be built. As for the social network, there are many clients, just like there are many Twitter clients. It doesn't really matter which one you use. They're all talking on the same network.
    2. 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 social network.
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    3. opensource-socialnetwork also know as OSSN is a social networking software written in PHP. It allows you to make a social networking website, helps your members build social relationships with people who share similar professional or personal interests.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Woddal is social network that allows people with similar interests to come together and share information, photos and videos.
    4. Chaino is a different social network.Connect with people, on your terms.- Because not everyone means the same to you.** Control who sees what
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      FutureNet is a modern and innovative social networking site connecting over 1,5 million users around the world, where everyone earns. It’s much more than social media - FutureNet gives you possibility to earn money on your casual online activity.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      Libertree is free, libre, open-source software which is intended to provide a way for people to create their own social network.

      Discontinued

      Has not been updated since 2015. Source: https://github.com/Libertree/libertree

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