A list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted locally. Selfhosting is the process of hosting and managing applications instead of renting from Software-as-a-Service providers (by awesome-selfhosted)

Awesome-selfhosted Alternatives

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    A private messenger for Android.

  • Signal-Desktop

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  • n8n

    Free and open fair-code licensed node based Workflow Automation Tool. Easily automate tasks across different services.

  • ownphotos

    Self hosted alternative to Google Photos

  • librephotos

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  • LibreSignal

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  • org.signal.Signal

  • libsignal-client-node

  • photoprism

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  • Signal-iOS

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  • pomerium

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  • papermerge

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  • quizmaster

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


Posts where awesome-selfhosted has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.
  • Mealie - Recipe Management in Docker
    Hey! Looks very cool! How does it compare to others like "recipes" ? Do you recommen exposing it to the internet? Btw, you should make a PR in the awesome self-hosted:
  • Any radical alternatives to GitHub?
    Depending on why you want it, self hosting might be the answer. GitLab as mentioned in another comment, but also everything in this list.
  • Mailcow: Setting up a full featured self hosted mail server | 2021-01-10
    I ill not make a comparison about different opensource self hosted mail servers, rather then that i will give you a great repo that includes owesome softwares marked as self hosted, you can check the Email section come here
  • Looking for a simple self-hosted photo gallery with three basic features
  • selfhosted browser games???
  • Signal Private Messenger team here, we support an app used by everyone from Elon to the Hong Kong protestors to our Grandpa’s weekly group chat, AMA!
  • List of free and open-source web applications - Wikipedia | 2021-01-07
  • Mind map!
    You can also take a look at these 2 from the awesome-selfhosted list
  • Tool for automatically organizing scanned documents? | 2021-01-06
    I’m sure the experts at r/datacurator will be able to help. Also there are some self hosted solutions to go paperless are here
  • How do you store and save your contacts ?
  • Need some help finishing my linux homeserver plan - Privacy oriented
  • i need opinions/ideas | 2021-01-04
    And the full list, including the 3 mentioned above, courtesy of r/selfhosted:
  • New year - what are you all running in your homelab? | 2021-01-01
  • Uses for a mini pc - celeron j4125 | 2021-01-01
  • Rserbia Sveopšta Diskusija Za Sredinu Nedelje Mid | 2020-12-31


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