Alternatives to BEAM

  • Peatix

    Experience the pulse of your city in the palm of your hands with the Peatix app. Peatix uncovers the best of your city’s unique communities and events, and is home to a passionate group of people who do different. With over 50K groups running events…

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  • HolaConnect

    HolaConnect is the single way to get anyone's email address for free. It has over 300Million profiles across the globe along with their email addresses and phone numbers, what more, you can also get their social profiles along with this. Hola integr…

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  • CrowdQuestion

    CrowdQuestion is Q&A the right way. Answering questions asked by fans is something that has been proven in talk-radio, on television, on podcasts, at conventions and conferences, as well as for anyone with a following but can be extremely diffic…

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  • Weku

    WEKU is a social media platform that works by having the crowd reward the crowd for their content. It does this thanks to the WEKU blockchain and cryptocurrency; WEKU is 'minted' daily and distributed to content producers according to the …


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  • Kaneskii

    Kaneskii is a message board where content is ranked by value. Each vote costs a dollar and contributors get paid by voters. Thought leaders, tastemakers, creators—get paid when you earn upvotes by adding value to the conversation. More signal. Less …

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  • Cent

    Earn cryptocurrency sharing your wisdom and creativity. On Cent, the value generated by users is given to the users who created that value. Cent directly monetizes these direct sources of human value, preparing us for a less-employed future. Cent le…

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  • Reddit

    Reddit (stylized in its logo as reddit) is an American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website. Registered members submit content to the site such as links, text posts, and images, which are then voted up or down by other…

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  • LinkedIn

    LinkedIn is a business-oriented social networking service, mainly used for professional networking. As of March 2016, LinkedIn has more than 433 million users, out of which more than 106 million are active, spanning more than 200 countries and terri…

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  • Hacker News

    Hacker News is a social news website that caters to programmers and entrepreneurs, delivering content related to computer science and entrepreneurship. It is run by Paul Graham's investment fund and startup incubator, Y-Combinator, and is different …

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  • Steemit

    Steemit gives users monetary rewards for any meaningful contribution to the platform. Of these contributions the most important are:- Creating or posting content which the other users consider valuable (like)- Finding valuable content and upvoting i…

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  • Digg

    Digg delivers the most interesting and talked-about stories on the Web right now. IPhone and iPad apps available. * Read every story in a clean, mobile-friendly view * Introducing Digg Reader ! Subscribe to your favorite blogs and publishers* Seamle…

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  • Meetup

    Helps groups of people with shared interests plan meetings and form clubs in local communities around the world. Joining an existing meetup is free. However each meetup group can charge dues. The mobile applications are free.

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  • Mashable

    Mashable is the largest independent website dedicated to news, information and resources for the connected generation. Mashable reports on the importance of digital innovation and how it empowers and inspires people around the world. Mashable’s 25 m…

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  • TechCrunch

    TechCrunch is a web publication that offers technology news and analysis, as well as profiling of startup companies, products, and websites.

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  • Gizmodo

    Gizmodo is a blog on the technologies that change the way we live, work, love, play, think and feel.

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  • Eventbrite

    Eventbrite gives you all the online tools you need to bring people together for an event and sell tickets.

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  • AngelList

    AngelList is a platform for startups—started by the dudes who do Venture Hacks.

    Free iPhone Web-Based

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  • Prismo

    Federated link aggregation powered by ActivityPub.

    Open Source Free Self-Hosted Web-Based

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  • Aether

    Aether is an app you install to your computer to connect to Aether network. This network is made of different boards (forums) where people post and discuss things. On the surface, it's fairly similar to Slashdot, Metafilter, Reddit, or any other com…

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