Just came across Mike Johnston’s list of 10 software platforms that allow you to easily start a social network. We haven’t done such a list in a while, and such software sprouts up and evolves quickly.
Easy Social Network Software
Johnson, who writes on the CMS Critic blog, lists these self-hosted solutions for how to start a social network.
[2014 update - List of Social Network Software on that blog.]
- Commons/Drupal Commons
Johnson’s post provides hyperlinks, brief descriptions and a graphic on the interface. His list will be useful to those who want software suggestions and those weighing the pros and cons of various platforms you might use to start a social network.
Are there any here that you had not heard of?
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