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    Ello Alternatives

    Ello is described as 'simple, beautiful, ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers' and is a Social Network in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Ello, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. Most alternatives are Social Networks and Microblogs. The best alternative is Mastodon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Ello are Twitter (Free), Diaspora (Free, Open Source), Gab (Freemium, Open Source) and Minds (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 4, 2022

    1. Mastodon is a decentralized microblogging engine. FEATURES - Free and open-source. - Decentralized, no worries about a single company controlling your communications. - Supports the standardized ActivityPub protocol - Fully interoperable with...
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      Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 280-character messages called "tweets".
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    2. Diaspora is a federated social networking service, designed to be a more privacy-aware alternative to Facebook . Share what you want, with whom you want.
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    3. Gab Social is an open source and fully decentralized social network powered by the Gab Platform. It is the new social network of Gab.com. This change was made to further Gab's commitment to its users trust and privacy online.

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      Gab is less moderated compared to other social networks and could be offensive to some people

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    4. 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. Available in either decentralized or centralized options.
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    5. 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 friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet.
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    6. Instagram is a fast, beautiful and fun way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures. Snap a photo with your iPhone, choose a filter to transform the look and feel, send to Facebook, Twitter or Flickr – it’s all as easy as pie. It’s photo sharing, reinvented.
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    7. Write.as lets you write and publish text instantly. Write a note for yourself to read later. Create a standalone article you can quickly broadcast on social media — or publish a full blog.
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    8. A free and open source alternative Twitter front-end focused on privacy. Inspired by the invidio.us project.
    9. Friendica is a distributed social network application. Which allow users to connect with others via their own Friendica server, but may also fully integrate contacts from other platforms including Twitter, diaspora*, Pump.io and StatusNet into their 'newsfeed'.
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