The Social Network Alternatives

    The Social Network is described as 'platform for social and professional networking' and is an app in the Business & Commerce category. There are more than 100 alternatives to The Social Network for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Mastodon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like The Social Network are Twitter (Free), Diaspora (Free, Open Source), Minds (Freemium, Open Source) and Gab (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021

    1. Mastodon is a 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...
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      Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 280-character messages called "tweets".
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    2. 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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    3. We are a free and open-source platform to launch your digital brand, social network and mobile app. We are also a social network ourselves. It is a global social network of social networks. Available in either decentralized or centralized options.
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    4. Gab Social is an open source and fully decentralized social network powered by the Gab Platform. It is the new social network of Gab.com. This change was made to further Gab's commitment to its users trust and privacy online.

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      Gab is less moderated compared to other social networks and could be offensive to some people

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      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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    5. A free and open source alternative Twitter front-end focused on privacy. Inspired by the invidio.us project.
    6. 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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    7. 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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    8. A non-censored social platform where users are incentivized to contribute and curate content. The users decide what is valuable by voting, and content regarded valuable is rewarded with money.
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