Social Alternatives

    Social is described as 'All-in-One Link Platform for Brands and Creators: Shorten and manage links with your own domain, generate dynamic QR codes, build link landing pages for social media' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Social for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, SaaS, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Kutt, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Social are bit.ly (Freemium), Polr (Free, Open Source), YOURLS (Free, Open Source) and Linktree (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 15, 2021

    1. Kutt.it is a free and open source URL shortener with custom domains and stats.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • Internet Explorer
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Shorten URLs from anywhere with bit.ly. Bit.ly allows users to shorten, share, and track links (URLs). Reducing the URL length makes sharing easier. Bit.ly is available as a website, as a bookmarklet, and as a robust and open API.
      show more


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Apache HTTP Server
      • PHP
      Like everything else here, Polr is an open source and self-hostable web application. It's a fast and simple URL shortener with a robust API for using with command line applications.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Cloudron
      YOURLS is a set of PHP script that will allow you to run your own URL shortener, a la TinyURL/bit.ly
      show more
    2. One link to rule them all. Linktree is a free tool for optimising your Instagram traffic, whether you’re a blogger, an artist or run a content platform. You’ll get one bio link to house all the content you’re driving followers to.
      show more


    3. Are you sick of posting URLs in emails only to have it break when sent causing the recipient to have to cut and paste it back together? Then youve come to the right place.
      show more
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Perl
      Let's Shorten That Url ! Lstu is an url shortener. Use instance like https://lstu.fr/, http://huit.re/ , https://frama.link/ or other, or install your own instance. You can personalize your short url.
    4. Anchr provides you with kind of a toolbox for tiny tasks on the internet. Currently you can upload and share pictures, shorten links for easier sharing and create link collections, which are like a bookmark list that is accessible from everywhere.
      show more
    5. Earn money for each visitor to your shortened links with adf.ly! Use a URL shortening service that pays. adf.ly is a free URL shortening service with a twist: get paid to share your links on the Internet! Just register for an account and start shrinking.
    6. A self-hosted URL shortener.
      No screenshots yet
    Showing 10 of 173 alternatives