Mastodon Alternatives

    Mastodon is described as 'decentralized microblogging engine. FEATURES - Free and open-source. - Decentralized, no worries about a single company controlling your communications. - Supports the standardized ActivityPub protocol - Fully interoperable with' and is a well-known app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Mastodon for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Self-Hosted solutions and iPad. The best alternative is Diaspora, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mastodon are Twitter (Free), Pixelfed (Free, Open Source), Gab (Freemium, Open Source) and Minds (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. Flote is a social network without big tech censorship and vague community guidelines. On Flote people can express themselves freely, build communities, and earn digital money by providing valuable content.
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    2. Misskey is a decentralized microblogging platform born on Earth. Since it exists within the Fediverse (a universe where various social media platforms are organized), it is mutually linked with other social media platforms such as...
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      Everything You Want, All In One Place A single feed for more than 200 social accounts, the ability to post once and broadcast everywhere, trending stories in English or Arabic, across multiple geographic locations - Baaz's unique features deliver all the benefits of social...
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    3. Manyverse is a social network app using the SSB protocol (Secure Scuttlebutt) where you can write posts and share with friends nearby or over the internet. It's different from mainstream social networks because your data is yours, it lives on your phone, not in the cloud.
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    4. Let the people say if you're an Angel or Devil.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Patchwork
      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.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Social network for indie blogs.
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    5. 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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    6. 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
      Woddal is social network that allows people with similar interests to come together and share information, photos and videos.
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