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 Sep 8, 2021

    1. Plurk is a social journal for your life.
    2. Let the people say if you're an Angel or Devil.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • F-Droid
      Face Slim is an unofficial Facebook application for Android devices that resembles the Facebook Mobile Web Application before Facebook started removing features. FaceSlim is free of spyware, unlike what is built into the official Facebook and Facebook Messenger applications.

      Discontinued

      The app seems no longer updated. Last version, 3.4.1, released in September 2018, can be still downloaded from GitHub and F-Droid

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    3. WT Social (formerly WikiTribune) is a privacy-focused and ad-free social network that places a special emphasis on evidence-based journalism. The platform survives on the generosity of individual donors to ensure privacy is protected and social space is ad-free.
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    4. 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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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      WSID.com is a Q&A site that helps you answer the question: “What Should I Do?” The site was made with an intent to see the world grow and make decisions together.
    5. Facechat - Facebook dating. Meet new friends around the world. Free online chat rooms LIVE! no e-mail, no password, no registration, 100% anonymous, chat in your own language.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Woddal is social network that allows people with similar interests to come together and share information, photos and videos.
    6. 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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      CYGO Network vs Facebook opinions
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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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      • 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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