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Pi-hole Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to Pi-hole

  • GitHub repo blokada

    The official repo for Blokada for Android and iOS.

  • GitHub repo FTL

    The Pi-hole FTL engine

  • GitHub repo NewPipe

    A libre lightweight streaming front-end for Android.

  • GitHub repo uBlock

    uBlock Origin - An efficient blocker for Chromium and Firefox. Fast and lean.

  • GitHub repo AdminLTE

    Pi-hole Dashboard for stats and more (by pi-hole)

  • GitHub repo nextdns

    NextDNS CLI client (DoH Proxy)

  • GitHub repo SmartTubeNext

    Better YouTube experience on Android TV

  • GitHub repo hosts

    🔒 Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.

  • GitHub repo AdGuardHome

    Network-wide ads & trackers blocking DNS server

  • GitHub repo AdAway

    AdAway is a free and open source ad blocker for Android.

  • GitHub repo SponsorBlock

    Skip YouTube video sponsors (browser extension)

  • GitHub repo gravity-sync

    An easy way to synchronize the blocklist and local DNS configurations of multiple Pi-hole 5.x instances.

  • GitHub repo TextSecure

    A private messenger for Android.

  • GitHub repo

    🛡🛠 You are being watched. Protect your privacy against global mass surveillance.

  • GitHub repo awesome-selfhosted

    A list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted on your own servers

  • GitHub repo pivpn

    The Simplest VPN installer, designed for Raspberry Pi

  • GitHub repo cloudflared

    Argo Tunnel client

  • GitHub repo TwitchAdSolutions

  • GitHub repo no-google

    Completely block Google and its services

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better Pi-hole alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where Pi-hole has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-04-21.
  • Does a VPN really stop tracking / advertisers? | 2021-04-21
    If you have a home network and want single-point control of ad blocking, look into using a PiHole (/r/pihole,
  • CANJE: Te agrego a mi youtubre premium por un usuario de Netlix 4k
  • Newbie needs advice! RasPi with 4GB or 8GB for my homelab plans? | 2021-04-21
    PiHole + Pi.Alert
  • Million dollars
    Well if they don't have cellular data, use something like a Pi-hole appliance to block facebook?
  • My neighbors got SpaceX and put there old dish up near the road. | 2021-04-20
    Might be a little late for your now, but I strongly recommend running a pi-hole on your network as well. (
  • Android seems to override DNS settings... | 2021-04-20
    You can find significantly more discussion on this here.
  • The UC Davis pepper spray incident the university paid over $100,000 to "erase from the internet" | 2021-04-19
    You should try a PiHole. Website looks fine on my mobile.
  • What does your Virgin setup look like? What router/mesh/WAP etc system are you running?
  • Is there a way to use an AdBlock on mobile?
    There are probably more ways to do this, but the one I know is buying a Raspberry Pi, installing Pi Hole on it, connecting your router to the server the Raspberry pie hosts and let it do the magic. I have never doen that, but it probably should not be that hard to set it up.
  • Omada questions for potential new build
    Haven't heard about NextDNS before, but it seems like DNS-based ad blocking. You could achieve that yourself with Pi-hole.
  • Stop pihole from caching "NODATA"? | 2021-04-17
    A thread about a similar issue:
  • Thoughts on the Available DNS providers for DNS over HTTPS? | 2021-04-16
    After looking at this for a year or so I chose to go custom; A Pi-Hole solution (which acts as an ad-block, tracking filter) and that Pi-Hole points, over https, to Quad 9 (security and non-logging DNS. That lookup, and all browsing, goes through a VPN to access the internet. Browsers, Firefox mainly, also have some script and ad blocking.
  • Is Alibaba donating us or daunting us? | 2021-04-16
    Use Adblock. Search using Duckduckgo, and if you have money, but raspberry pi for [Pi hole]( ).
  • Looking for a 1gbps firewall just for content filtering
    What about PiHole? You don't need a Pi to run it but it's designed for the Raspberry Pi.
  • Why are the commercial almost 4 times louder than what your are watching on the roku app? | 2021-04-15
    You need a device to run it, like a raspberry pi or a linux box. There is a sub at /r/pihole, or you can check out their website: