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Yahoo! Answers is described as 'way to find and share information. You can ask questions on any topic, get answers from real people, and share your insights and experience' and is a Q&A service in the education & reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Yahoo! Answers, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Windows and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Reddit, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Yahoo! Answers are Stack Overflow, Quora, Slant and Stack Exchange.

Yahoo! Answers alternatives are mainly Q&A Services but may also be Social Networks or Social Newss. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Yahoo! Answers.
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  1. Reddit (stylized in its logo as reddit) is an American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website. Registered members submit content to the site such as links, text posts, and images, which are then voted up or down by other members.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownReddit supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeReddit supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Stack Overflow

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone

    Stack Overflow, part of Stack Exchange, is a free, community-driven, reputation-based Q & A site for computer programmers. No membership is required to ask questions or provide answers to questions by others.

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    Yahoo Answers lets you ask any questions. This lets you ask only SPECIFIC questions. Nothing else.

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    Quora

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    • Android
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    Quora.com is a question/answer service allowing users to pose questions that other users can answer, each question and answer can have comments, each users can write one individual answer and there can be a summary answer.

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    Better editing options. More detailed categories. Larger community.

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    It has a very dedicated community.

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  4. Slant is a product recommendation community that helps connect people with the best products for them. You shouldn’t have to waste time and money to find solutions to your problems.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Slant simultaneously.
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    Not really Q&A right? And only for apps?

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    Stack Exchange

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    Stack Exchange is a fast-growing network of 84 [and counting] question and answer sites on diverse topics from software programming to cooking to photography and gaming.

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    Too many split websites only dedicated to SPECIFIC topics, and that is programming. It's hard to navigate, and you can't ask non-programming questions.

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    Super User

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    Super User, part of Stack Exchange , is a Q&A site for computer enthusiasts that's free.

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  7. 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.

    ⚫︎ LightweightSaidIt.net consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Aether

    • FreeOpen Source
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    • Windows
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    Open source, self-governing communities with auditable moderation and mod elections.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedAether is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ DecentralizedAether is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    ⚫︎ Self destructing messagesAether supports the use of private messages that will be auto deleted according to a specified time or action.
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    WikiSpooks.com

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    WikiSpooks is a global alternative encyclopedia on politics, spy craft, deep state intelligence, and conspiracies, free of corporate influence, partisan politics, or government propaganda for historians and truth-seekers to read, edit, and share.

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  10. Scoold is inspired by StackOverflow and implements most of its features. You can ask and answer questions, upvote and downvote posts, earn badges and reputation. Each edit creates an new revision, making it easy to follow the history of edits. Scoold is optimized for the cloud.

    ⚫︎ Syntax HighlightingScoold supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    ⚫︎ Full-Text SearchScoold lets you search for specific words or phrases from inside a document or database.
    ⚫︎ LightweightScoold consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeScoold supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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