Tumblr Alternatives

    Tumblr is described as 'place to express yourself, discover yourself, and bond over the stuff you love. It's where your interests connect you with your people' and is a well-known app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Tumblr for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Android, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is Mastodon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Tumblr are PixelFed (Free, Open Source), Minds (Freemium, Open Source), Medium (Freemium) and Write.as (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 10, 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...
      Mastodon vs Tumblr opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Mastodon is a great alternative to Tumblr.
      Implemented content warning features as well as filtered timelines and individual servers. The community is very tight knit and it's very welcoming. Gets rid of the competitive atmosphere of Tumblr; you don't need to be popular to fit in.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      It's a Twitter alternative.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

    2. Pixelfed is an image sharing platform with focus on Privacy, Safety and Security, an ethical alternative to centralized platforms like Instagram. Federated, Ad-Free, No algorithms, No 3rd party analytics or tracking. Can run on your own server.
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      Most users think PixelFed is a great alternative to Tumblr.

    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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      Minds vs Tumblr opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Minds is a great alternative to Tumblr.
      Only similar on the quantity of Alt right content. Not safe and won't stop bugging you even if you delete your account, will still send you emails as if you didn't delete it.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Medium is a new place on the Internet where people share ideas and stories that are longer than 140 characters and not just for friends. It’s designed for little stories that make your day better and manifestos that change the world.
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      Medium vs Tumblr opinions
      Some users think Medium is a great alternative to Tumblr, some don't.
      Spacenib Medium is heavily text-based with "stories". Free version only lets you read a limited number of stories per month, you have to pay to have unlimited access. However, it has no advertising.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

    4. 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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      Almost everyone thinks Write.as is a great alternative to Tumblr.

    5. Grav is an easy to use, yet powerful, opensource CMS that requires no database. In a nutshell, installing Grav is a matter of unzipping the file. It is fast, has sophisticated caching, and a light footprint for optimal performance.
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      Grav vs Tumblr opinions
      Some users think Grav is a great alternative to Tumblr, some don't.
      it is a cms not a social platform
      Negative comment 6 months ago

    6. Publish your passions, your way CHOOSE THE PERFECT DESIGN Create a beautiful blog that fits your style. Choose from a selection of easy-to-use templates – all with flexible layouts and hundreds of background images – or design something new.
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      Blogger vs Tumblr opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Blogger is still a legitimate alternative to Tumblr, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      ccesar Lack of social features. Each blog is a island.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

      Tumblr is a microblogging platform, Blogger is more like Wordpress.
      Negative comment about 4 years ago

      Blogger is a full blogging site and not like Tumblr.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

    7. 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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    8. Telegra.ph is an anonymous publishing platform by Telegram that lets anyone post stories without having to register an account. Simply visit the site and you'll be presented with a light form for posting.
    9. Uncensored free speech alternative to the extreme Reddit and Voat forums, democratically civilized by Graham's Debate Pyramid, no illegal transactions nor porn. Truth-seeking anti-corruption news are among the popular themes. Android app, iOS soon.
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