Facebook Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Facebook for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is Twitter, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Facebook and 17 are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Facebook are Movim (Free, Open Source), ZeroMe (Free, Open Source), Patchwork (Free, Open Source) and Twister (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 8, 2021

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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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      Twitter vs Facebook opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Twitter is still a legitimate alternative to Facebook, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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      Goldmaster simple to use and more open and doesn't have the bloat facebook does
      Top positive comment  5 months ago

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      zgrabnaircia Because it doesn't collect data about my place of birth, school, and besides, I can enter a nickname and it's OK too. I am also happy about the Twitter Lite version on google store
      Top positive comment  4 months ago

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      Facebook allows for long-form posts that can span paragraphs, while Twitter is only capable of recording fragments of thought.
      Top negative comment  over 4 years ago

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      short tweets, but you can also use twitlonger to expand them beyond 280 characters. also isn't a privacy trap
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

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      Same issues as FB with regards to privacy, content and censorship.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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      They aren't very similar. Twitter is for shorter fragments of thought
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

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      mcraft160105 Twitter has a lot of users and is more stable than Facebook.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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    1. Our philosophy is that your data are yours and you must always be in control. Movim achieves this through a complete decentralisation of users' data and accounts.
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      Movim vs Facebook opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Movim is a great alternative to Facebook.
      Nice looking interface and good chat integration.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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      ZeroMe - Social network for the distributed P2P network zeroNet

      Eventual common source code: https://github.com/HelloZeroNet/ZeroMe

      Accessible from HTTP proxy: https://bit.no.com:43110/1MeFqFfFFGQfa1J3gJyYYUvb5Lksczq7nH
      Almost everyone thinks ZeroMe is a great alternative to Facebook.
    2. It's better than email because: - Private messages are end-to-end encrypted, always. - You have to follow somebody to get messages from them, so you won't get spammed.
      Patchwork vs Facebook opinions
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      erikbjare Patchwork (and SSB as a whole) takes a bold new approach to social networks where users own all their data. The development team is going strong and they truly have a vision for the future of online communication.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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      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.



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      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.
    3. 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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    4. A blockchain powered social network for healing, balancing and evolving humanity. Community members can create groups, communicate and achieve goals while being rewarded in cryptocurrency tokens for their posts and comments.
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      A credible alternative to the Facebook & WhatsApp combination, AtomJump.org is open software designed for self-publishing and communicating instantly with your own group of people, while keeping it fully under your own control. The companion...
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      SocialPage, INC was made by a middle school kid who thought that people should know each other better. He came up with this idea because he was bullied at school a lot, where it came to the point that kids started thinking that he was not alive anymore.

      Discontinued

      Website and network offline.

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