10 Open Source Microblogging Scripts
We all know what a big deal Twitter is, and the power it possesses for social marketing and networking. There is another side to it.. just plain old fashioned socialising without purpose.
There are a number of open source solutions for designers and developers to make their own site like Twitter for your business, pleasure or even to rival Twitter itself.
Here are 10 Open Sourced solutions for you to download and use, there are a mix of languages used, PHP, ASP, Ruby etc… and each site has a fair amount of documentation to get you started.
Asaph – PHP/MySQL
Page Cookery – PHP/MySQL
EchoWaves – Ruby On Rails
Floopo – PHP/MySQL
JaikuEngine – Python
Jisko - PHP & MySQL
Sharetronix - PHP/MySQL
StatusNet (formerly Laconica) – PHP/MySQL
Typepad Motion – Django/Python
Yonkly – ASP.NET