A privacy-aware, distributed, open source social network.

diaspora/diaspora https://diasporafoundation.org/
starsStars 12585
forksForks 2917
watchersWatchers 12585
current-versionCurrent version v0.7.14.0
total-releasesTotal releases 84
open_issues_countOpen issues 455
dateFirst release 2013-09-25
dateLatest release 2020-06-14
updateLast update 2020-12-22


A privacy-aware, distributed, open source social network

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You don't have to install diaspora* to use the network. There are many servers connected to diaspora*s network which are open to anyone, and you can create an account on one of these servers. Have a look at our list of open servers to sign up.

Want to own your data and install diaspora*? Whether you just want to try it out, want to install it on your server or want to contribute and need a development setup, our installation guides will get you started!


Have a look at our FAQs for developers.

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To keep diaspora* growing and improving we need all help we can get. Whether you can contribute pod administrator, your help is welcome!

Everyone interacting in diaspora’s codebases, issue trackers, chat rooms, the wiki, and the Discourse is expected to follow the diaspora* code of conduct.


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