Ad-free Facebook Alternatives

    Facebook is described as ''s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected' and is one of the leading apps in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Facebook for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Minds, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Facebook are Diaspora (Free, Open Source), Mastodon (Free, Open Source), Gab (Freemium, Open Source) and VK (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021

    1. CYGO Network is an unregistered non-profit organization which aims to provide privacy-oriented online services, namely its free speech social network; Bleu by CYGO.
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      humbletyrant CYGO is built to offer the positive features of facebook, while not having any of Facebook's various downsides.
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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    2. Light version of Facebook. Light not only in weight but also in the use. Why do I download SlimSocial for Facebook?
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    3. A local and civic societal network developed using open source software whose goal is to connect the various actors in a town, including institutions, citizens, community groups and local businesses.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Minus is a finite social network where you get 100 posts—for life. While you can reply to a post as often as you like, every time you add to the feed, it subtracts from your lifetime total. When you reach 0 posts left, that’s it. No exceptions.
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    4. Twitterb (noun): Twitter, better. A better version of Twitter without overly strict moderation and unhelpful support, an unbiased team, everything a social platform SHOULD have.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      tinyfeed is a minimalist, unintrusive approach to social interaction online. Your tinyfeed consists of only the most recent status updates from those you care about. One status per person. Updated in real-time. That's it.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      We believe that having ads on our platform would make us work for advertisers, not users, and that's not what we want to do.
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    5. Koto is a distributed social network for sharing messages, photos, and movies with friends. We are hosted on member servers rather than those driven by ad-revenue.
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    6. CyberVue allows you to easily share your most interesting links with other people around the world for free. Use it to get more traffic to your website or just save and share something you like to inspire someone else and interact with the members. Represent entire series of CyberVue games.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Linux Mobile
      Comrad is a socialist network: encrypted, insurveillable, unmontizeable, and self-governing.
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