Best Friendica Alternatives

    Friendica is described as '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'' and is a very popular Social Network in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Friendica for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Self-Hosted solutions and iPad. Most alternatives are Social Networks and Microbloggs. The best alternative is Mastodon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Friendica are Twitter (Free), Diaspora (Free, Open Source), Gab (Freemium, Open Source) and Minds (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 26, 2021

    1. Decentralized social network on the fediverse. Usable for both #microblogging and full length #blog posts. Editing both content and replies is supported.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      ADCAKE ™ The advertising network. An exclusive platform for creative professionals. Launched in April 2011, it is mainly used for professional networking.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Opensource social network engine.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Ocelot.social is an open source program code that is freely available for operating social networks. Its development is supported by a community of programmers and interested network operators.
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    2. SPIP is a publishing system for the Internet in which great importance is attached to collaborative working, to multilingual environments, and to simplicity of use for web authors. It is free software, distributed under the GNU/GPL licence.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      HalloApp is here! The first app for real relationships. And we’re building it for you and your loved ones, friends and colleagues.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Hylo was created to support people coming together to solve the great challenges of our time. The mission of the project is to empower communities to build a world that works for everyone.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Open Social is a purpose-built community engagement platform. Developed on top of a powerful open-source Drupal technology framework, Open Social allows organizations to create a central online hub for their members.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      [Only in French] Viadeo is a professional social network used by over 40 million professionals in 226 countries worldwide.
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    3. Increase employee engagement and wellbeing Employee Wellness App CircleCare provides companies with a platform and tools to motivate their employees via positive reinforcements and rewards to establish and maintain healthy lifestyle choices.
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