Alternatives to Instagram for Self-hosting with any license

  • PixelFed

    PixelFed is a federated image sharing platform, powered by the ActivityPub protocol. This is a great Instagram replacement.

    • Pixelfed has the very good point to be decentralized and at the same time federated with the other Pixelfed instances and even all the ActivityPub-powered services such as Mastodon, Funkwhale, Plume, Peertube, Pleroma… Guest • Dec 2018 • 28 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Similar features but decentralized and open source. This leaves the door open to interoperability with other websites/apps. Rather than being trapped inside Facebook's walled garden, you will be able to interact with people on different PixelFed servers, or people using different software entirely, such as Mastodon. Mastodon accounts can already follow PixelFed accounts, and there will be way more federation possibilities in the future. skyfallerApr 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Is opensource, decentralized and made by an awesome developer. Guest • Dec 2018 • 20 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Unlike Instagram, PixelFed is a federated social network, meaning that it can't be controlled by a single corporation. It is also OpenSource, licensed under the AGPL which means, that nobody is able to close down the code and commercialise it. Guest • Dec 2018 • 16 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • it's decentralised and federated and isn't made by facebook Guest • Dec 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It is a privacy-focused version of Instagram. It's decentralised, so you can choose which provider you want or you can also host it on your own server, if that's your thing. It has a lot of the same features and it integrates into a bigger network of decentralised apps by using the ActivityPub protocol. marcrntNov 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It lets you choose freely what content you want in your timeline, without annoying ads or nasty recommendations. inshilonNov 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Having a decentralized form of Instagram is amazing! It's a great way of sharing your content without worrying that a giant corporation could use it to sell you ads or for purposes you didn't want. It's just as great as Mastodon, and I'm always excited to see new updates. Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It is free and open source, and decentralised so creators don't have to be dependent on a single company like they do with Instagram. Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Open source and UI is very similar to Instagram's. Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Because it's opensource, decentralized and used ActivityPub ! Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Good alternative in terms of site design and functionality, but there is no app Guest • Oct 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • it's not instagram you know! no more adds and no more supporting the big companies that steal our data to make money. musainclementeOct 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It's less crowded and more serious mariaglaca84Oct 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Federated and safe. Decentralized and open for averyone! Guest • Jul 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Very well. only currently there is no app for Android, Windows. Guest • Jul 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • The software is very easy to use and being federated means you're not giving a big corporation your data. Guest • Dec 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Not only that pixelfed is decentralized and free and open source software, it also offers different privacy options. Guest • Dec 2018 Disagree   Agree

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