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OpenScholar Alternatives

OpenScholar is described as 'A full-featured open-source web site-creation package designed for the academic community' and is an website. There are more than 10 alternatives to OpenScholar, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is BuddyPress, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to OpenScholar are CKEditor, CrossBrowdy, Aloha Editor and ContentTools Editor.

OpenScholar alternatives are mainly Social Networks but may also be Text Editors or Website Builders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of OpenScholar.
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A full-featured open-source web site-creation package designed for the academic community.

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  1. BuddyPress icon

    BuddyPress

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Wordpress

    Social networking in a box. Build a social network for your company, school, sports team or niche community all based on the power and flexibility of WordPress. Install BuddyPress directly through your WordPress dashboard plugins page, or download it manually from the WordPress.

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    CKEditor

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    CKEditor 4 and CKEditor 5 are easy-to-implement open source JavaScript WYSIWYG rich text editors for any web browser. CKEditor Ecosystem has 2 very distinct rich text editors as well as image upload and collaboration solutions.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in CKEditor simultaneously.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableCKEditor is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsCKEditor can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    CKEditor 5 Classic build
    CKEditor vs OpenScholar opinions
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    OpenScholar is an open source SaaS platform built as a Drupal distribution while CKEditor is a WYSIWYG editor.

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  3. CrossBrowdy icon

    CrossBrowdy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    CrossBrowdy is an open-source and free JavaScript framework that let developers create multimedia apps, game engines, games, emulators and so on.

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    Aloha Editor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    Aloha Editor is an HTML5 WYSIWYG Editor that gives you a total new experience when editing. It's faster than existing WYSIWYG technologies and offers unprecedented WYSIWYG functionalities.

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    rolandoisidoro

    OpenScholar is an open source SaaS platform built as a Drupal distribution while Aloha Editor is a WYSIWYG editor.

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    ContentTools Editor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    A small & beautiful WYSIWYG editor for HTML content. ContentTools is a collection of small, flexible, extensible and framework agnostic JavaScript libraries for creating beautiful WYSIWYG editors for HTML content.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableContentTools Editor is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsContentTools Editor can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    ContentTools Editor vs OpenScholar opinions
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    OpenScholar is an open source SaaS platform built as a Drupal distribution while ContentToolsJS is a WYSIWYG editor.

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    N1ED

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • CKEditor
    • TinyMCE
    • Drupal
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    N1ED is an add-on for CKEditor and TinyMCE that completely redefines your vision of WYSIWYG editors. Absolutely FREE. Auto update from CDN.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsN1ED can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Classic editor with basic editing features will get amazing transform with N1ED
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    openWYSIWYG

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    The ultimate WYSIWYG editor for your web-based applications and forms.

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    EasySocial

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    • Joomla

    Social Network For Joomla to grow your communities with the least time.

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    WebsiteBaker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    WebsiteBaker helps you to create the website you want: A free, easy, secure, flexible and extensible Open Source Content Management System.

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    WYMeditor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    WYMeditor is a web-based WYSIWYM (What You See Is What You Mean) XHTML editor (not WYSIWYG).

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