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Free VK Alternatives

The best free alternative to VK is Mastodon, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to VK and loads of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to VK are Diaspora, Facebook, Gab and Friendica.

VK alternatives are mainly Social Networks but may also be Microblogs or Video Sharing Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of VK.
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VK (originally VKontakte) is a largest social network service from Europe. Available in many languages and highly popular...

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  1. Mastodon is a Free and Open Source federated social network, made with a focus on more personal interaction.

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    Most users think Mastodon is a great alternative to VK.
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    Perhaps this (and Diaspora) is the best FASS-alternative to such proprietary general profile social networks as VK and Facebook.

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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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    Diaspora vs VK opinions
    Most users think Diaspora is a great alternative to VK.
    Korwin

    Perhaps this (and Mastodon) is the best FASS-alternative to such proprietary general profile social networks as VK and Facebook.

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    Facebook

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    Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected.

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    Facebook vs VK opinions
    Some users think Facebook is a great alternative to VK, some don't.

    Despite the many restrictions on VK, I feel like a person, and FaceBook is only for unicellular ones, any even the most innocent manifestations of personality are prohibited there.

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    This is a social network where everything is forbidden. From social networks there remains only the name

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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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  5. 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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  6. DTube is the first crypto-decentralized video platform, built on top of the Steemit and the IPFS peer-to-peer network.

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    GNU social

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    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. This site mimics old YouTube and has the 2008 header and 2009 looking pages. This fixes many problems YouTube has, like lack of customization and community issues. Share your videos around the world. Display Yourself.

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    ZeroMe

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    • Messagepack
    • Python
    • JavaScript
    • ZeroNet

    Social network for the distributed P2P network ZeroNet.

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    Ello

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    • Online

    Ello is a simple, beautiful, ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers.

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