Osada Alternatives

    Osada is described as 'social networking platform specifically designed to be the glue that binds much of the decentralised web in a way that has not been possible before' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Osada for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, Self-Hosted solutions, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is Diaspora, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Osada are Facebook (Free), Write.as (Freemium, Open Source), Friendica (Free, Open Source) and GNU social (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 28, 2020

    1. Diaspora is a federated social networking service, designed to be a more privacy-aware alternative to Facebook . Share what you want, with whom you want.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • KaiOS
      Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. Millions of people use Facebook everyday to keep up with friends, upload an unlimited number of photos, share links and videos, and learn more about the people they meet.
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    2. Write.as lets you write and publish text instantly. Write a note for yourself to read later. Create a standalone article you can quickly broadcast on social media — or publish a full blog.
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    3. Friendica is a 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'.
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    4. GNU social is a continuation of the StatusNet project. It is social communication software for both public and private communications. It is widely supported and has a large userbase.
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    5. Hubzilla is a powerful platform for creating interconnected based websites featuring a decentralised identity, communications, and permissions framework built using common webserver technology. Hubzilla is very suitable for communities (of any size).
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    6. WriteFreely is an open-source, minimalist, federated, self-hosted blogging platform. It was built for and by Write.as and can be used to power a similar community or just a single blog.
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    7. Plume is not a single website, but an entire interconnected, yet independent network of what we call instances. You write content from your own instance, but anyone else on any other Plume instance can enjoy your stories too.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      Online blogging software - free for basic users! Personal publishing, community involvement and individual expression.
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    8. Amino is a social network where people can join communities for their favorite topics / fandoms and make friends.
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