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Alternative Social Media is a great alternative that supports free-speech and it's also open-source, based on Mastodon and the top of the Fediverse. (Mastodon is Jealous) Gab has been through alot and has been experiencing major updates and fixes to improve the network.   

Follow Mr. Firestone @aefirestone 

Tired of Demonetization of your videos and being censored on Youtube? Bitchute is a great alternative! A bit clunky at times, not perfect but this is a great substitute for your content creation or just want to browse videos! Instead of a centralized server, it's peer-to-peer!

Minds is a good substitute for Facebook. Facebook has been censoring content, exploiting people's data, and other non-sense. Oh, and you can earn cryptocurrency to! Minds is also decentralized and open-source, unlike Facebook!

Voat is an alternative for Reddit, some calling it the successor of 4chan.

Voat has been shut down due to lack of funding. 

Infogalactic is currently in Phase One Infogalactic is an Internet-based, free-content encyclopedia project that is a dynamic fork of Wikipedia and improves upon that online encyclopedia's model of openly editable content. Infogalactic's pages are interlinked in order to connect the user to related pages with additional information and are categorized in a variety of ways, including Relativity, Notability, and Reliability to allow the user to prioritize his personalized perspective.

Infogalactic is written collaboratively by volunteers who contribute and edit without compensation. Anyone with Internet access can create and make changes to Infogalactic articles, except in limited cases where editing is restricted to prevent disruption or vandalism. Users can contribute anonymously, under a pseudonym, or with their real identity. Open-source. 
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Hate Google, Yahoo, or Bing? DuckDuckGo (also abbreviated as DDG) is an internet search engine that emphasizes protecting searchers' privacy and avoiding the filter bubble of personalized search results. DuckDuckGo distinguishes itself from other search engines by not profiling its users and by showing all users the same search results for a given search term.

Some of DuckDuckGo's source code is free software hosted at GitHub under the Apache 2.0 License, but the core is proprietary. 

DLive is a good alternative to Twitch if you're tired of thots and simps. 

Please Note: Many people from the Dissenter comments have red-flagged & said it doesn't support free speech and banned Alex Jones. Be careful! Not Open-Source. 

Telegram 2019 Logo.svgTelegram is a cloud-based instant messaging and voice over IP service. Telegram client apps are available for Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Windows, macOS, and Linux. Users can send messages and exchange photos, videos, stickers, audio, and files of any type.

Telegram's client-side code is open-source software but the source code for recent versions is not always immediately published, whereas its server-side code is closed-source and proprietary. lets you write and publish text instantly. Write a note for yourself to read later. Create a standalone article you can quickly broadcast on social media — or publish a full blog. takes the distraction out of writing on other platforms and provides a calm place with your words. Then if you want the world to see them, it's as easy as sharing a link. Privacy is built into every corner — you don't even have to sign up to use it. Just open the app, write something, and publish. It's open-source. 

Startpage is a web search engine that highlights privacy as its distinguishing feature. Its HQ is located in The Haulage. Previously, it was known as the metasearch engine Ixquick, At that time, Startpage was a variant service. Both sites were merged in 2016. Not open-source. 

Qwant is a French web search engine, launched in July 2013 and operated from Paris. It's one of the few EU-based search engines with its own indexing engine. It claims not to employ user tracking and doesn't personalize search results in order to avoid trapping users in a filter bubble. As of March 2019, Qwant is the 86th most visited website in France and the 1625th most visited website in the world. It is not open-source.

                           is the best way to watch YouTube videos privately on the web without google snooping around looking for our data. With Youtube starting to crack down on video downloaders, this Website has become all the more important. If a downloader you know of won't let you convert Youtube videos anymore, try to get 'em from here.

Also to note, you can also use the extension Tampermonkey and download scripts for it from GreasyFork called 'Local Youtube Downloader' that will fetch all of the youtube download links on the video page or there is also 'Youtube to Invidious' that will replace all youtube players on websites to invidious and redirect youtube links back to it.

If there are new alternative tech and social media it will be updated and listed.

UPDATE: 6/27/2020 Parler has been removed from the list due to its unfair censorship and corporate closed-source. It's highly recommended to avoid Parler.

UPDATE: 5/10/2021 Voat's website and servers were shut down due to lack of funding. 



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