10 Sites Like Facebook and its Alternative Social Networking Websites

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  •  Android
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  •  iOS
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  • Kindle
  • Linux
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Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes.

Facebook is currently a leader in the social-networking market with more than 30 billion unique users along the globe every month. The platform needs registration to use the network available on cross-platforms. After registering, users can create a customized profile indicating their name, occupation, schools attended and so on. Users can add other users as “friends”, exchange messages, post status updates, share photos, videos, and links, use various software applications (“apps”), and receive notifications of other users’ activity.

Additionally, users may join common-interest user groups organized by workplace, school, hobbies or other topics, and categorize their friends into lists such as “People From Work” or “Close Friends.” Additionally, users can report or block unpleasant people. Facebook Inc. also owns maximum shares of WhatsApp and Instagram making it the most significant social media and networking company. You can use Facebook on any of your preferred devices irrespective of general computing platforms which exist in 2018.

Vero

Vero
Vero – True Social

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  • FREE
  •  Android
  •  iOS

Vero is a social media platform and mobile app company. Vero advertises a network free of advertisements and common algorithms support instead of on a fee-based subscription model. At the end of February 2018, began offering free services for life fo...

gnu social
  • ad-free
  • decentralized
  • microblogging
  • social-network

gnu social
GNU Social

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  • ad-free
  • decentralized
  • microblogging
  • social-network
  • FREE
  • Open Source
  • Self Hosted

GNU social (previously known as StatusNet) is a free and open source software microblogging server written in PHP that implements the OStatus standard for interoperation between installations. While offering functionality alike to Twitter, GNU social...

Twitter
  • IFTTT Integration
  • microblogging
  • Nice UI
  • Real-time

Twitter
Twitter

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  • IFTTT Integration
  • microblogging
  • Nice UI
  • Real-time
  • FREE
  •  Android
  • Blackberry
  • ChromeOS
  •  iOS
  • Kindle
  • Linux
  • OS X
  • Website
  •  Windows

Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets." Tweets were initially restricted to 140 characters, but on November 7, 2017, this limit was doubled for all languages except Jap...

VK
  • Music Library
  • Online Videos
  • Photo Sharing

VK
VK (VKontakte)

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  • Music Library
  • Online Videos
  • Photo Sharing
  • FREE
  •  Android
  • Blackberry
  • ChromeOS
  •  iOS
  • Kindle
  • Linux
  • OS X
  • Website
  •  Windows

VK (VKontakte means InContact) is a Russian online social media and social networking service. It is available in several languages, but it is especially popular among Russian-speaking users. VK allows users to message each other publicly or privatel...

mastodon
  • ActivityPub
  • ad-free
  • Autopause gifs
  • Content Warnings
  • decentralized
  • distributed
  • IFTTT Integration
  • microblogging
  • Two-factor authentication

mastodon
Mastodon

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  • ActivityPub
  • ad-free
  • Autopause gifs
  • Content Warnings
  • decentralized
  • distributed
  • IFTTT Integration
  • microblogging
  • Two-factor authentication
  • FREE
  • Open Source
  • Self Hosted
  • Website

Mastodon is a distributed, federated social network that forms part of the Fediverse, an interconnected and decentralized system of independently operated servers. Mastodon has microblogging features similar to Twitter. Each user is a member of a spe...

Diaspora
  • decentralized
  • distributed
  • markdown support
  • privacy focused
  • privacy protected
  • ruby

Diaspora
Diaspora

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  • decentralized
  • distributed
  • markdown support
  • privacy focused
  • privacy protected
  • ruby
  • FREE
  • Open Source
  • Linux
  • OpenBSD
  • Ruby
  • Self Hosted
  • Website

Diaspora is a nonprofit, user-owned, distributed social network that is based upon the free Diaspora software. Diaspora consists of a group of independently owned nodes (called pods) which interoperate to form the system. As of March 2014, there are...

friendica
  • decentralized
  • distributed
  • group collaboration

friendica
Friendica

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  • decentralized
  • distributed
  • group collaboration
  • FREE
  • Open Source
  • Linux
  • OpenBSD
  • PHP
  • Self Hosted

Friendica (formerly Friendika, originally Mistpark) is an open source software for a distributed social network. Friendica users can connect with others via their Friendica server, but may also fully integrate contacts from other platforms including...

  • decentralized
  • Open Source
  • Social Networking

Minds

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  • decentralized
  • Open Source
  • Social Networking
  • FREE
  • Open Source
  •  Android
  •  iOS
  • Website

Minds is an open source and distributed social networking service, integrating the blockchain to reward the community with ERC20 tokens for various contributions to the network. Users can use their tokens to promote their content or to crowdfund and...

  • ad-free
  • Anonymity
  • Anticensorship
  • Dark Mode
  • Free Speech
  • Live Stream
  • privacy focused
  • Support for SD Videos
  • Word Filtering

Gab

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  • ad-free
  • Anonymity
  • Anticensorship
  • Dark Mode
  • Free Speech
  • Live Stream
  • privacy focused
  • Support for SD Videos
  • Word Filtering
  • Freemium
  •  Android
  • Website

Gab is a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based social networking service formerly based in Austin, Texas. It was created as an alternative to Twitter and promotes itself as supporting free speech. It allows its users to read and write messages of up to 30...

  • Group Chat
  • Social Media Calender

Google Plus

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  • Group Chat
  • Social Media Calender
  • FREE
  •  Android
  • Android Wear
  • Blackberry
  • ChromeOS
  •  iOS
  • Linux
  •  MAC
  • Website
  •  Windows

Google Plus (written as Google+) is an Online social network that is maintained and operated by Google. The service, Google's fourth foray into social networking, experienced strong growth in its initial years, although usage statistics have varied,...

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