Alternative Social Networks: Replacements For Twitter, Reddit and Tumblr

Here are some alternative social networks that allow you to control your own data:

  • Mastodon: An impressive twitter replacement that is community owned and ad-free
  • Minds: An open source platform that allows you set up  your own social network
  • Saidit.Net: A reddit alternative
  • Dreamwidth: An online journal service based on the LiveJournal — people are using it as a Tumblr replacement
  • Pillowfort: Another LiveJournal type platform that is still in “beta”
  • Friendica: Open source software for a distributed social network
  • Disaspora: An online social network that’s been around for quite some time
  • BuddyPress: A social networking plugin for WordPress

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