Populace is described as 'was created because we believe social media should be social. We want to meet the people around us. Populace is a constantly evolving stream of anything and everything that is happening now. Unconstrained by who is friends with who; it is all inclusive' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Populace for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Facebook, which is free. Other great apps like Populace are Friendica (Free, Open Source), Okuna (Free, Open Source), BuddyPress (Free, Open Source) and Woddal (Free).
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.
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'.
Okuna (formerly Openbook) is an open-source, zero tracking, zero spying, zero advertisement, secure social network that gives 30% of it's revenue towards making the world a better place, now and forever.
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.
FutureNet is a modern and innovative social networking site connecting over 1,5 million users around the world, where everyone earns. It’s much more than social media - FutureNet gives you possibility to earn money on your casual online activity.
ColdCast is a social platform very similar to Facebook, but with zero corporate interference. We believe that social networking should be an open and fun experience where you are be free to be yourself, not locked down and censored by a select few.