5 awesome social networking frameworks in php

Social network is a media program that is used to make connections with family, friendly,customers and clients.Php provides cms those help to create social network websites.


Buddypress is a social networking plugin that can we installed on WordPress. It help to convert your simple wordpress site into community website. It also support multi languages that help to increase it’s popularity.


  • Profile Management
  • Groups Management
  • Activity
  • Settings
  • Friend System
  • Notifications
  • Comments system

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Phpfox similar to the Facebook that is used to create online community.Phpfox comes with strong admin panel that help us to mange our website.


  • Theme management
  • User groups
  • Mobile Friendly
  • Fast and secure
  • Pages/Groups/Blogs/Video/Music/Events/Polls/Forum Management
  • Profile management
  • Friend system
  • Instant messaging
  • Shoutbox
  • Personal messaging
  • Custom fields
  • Third party api integration
  • Responsive design
  • Newsletter
  • Announcement

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It is an open source cms which is used for creating social networking sites. It’s comes with 36 pre installed modules.Boonex provides full control over how the site look.


  • Rich modules library
  • Template Design
  • Multi Language
  • Private Message
  • Rss Feeds
  • Media Library
  • Social buttons and sharing
  • Comments system
  • Secure
  • Seo Friendly
  • Mass mailer

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Social Engine

Social engine is an award winning php cms that allow user to create customizable  online communities. It gives you a simple network that allow you to customize it your own way.


  • No “powered-by” branding
  • Drag and drop content management
  • Membership
  • Custom layouts
  • Fully unencrypted code

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Oxwall is an open source social network community that is suitable for social networking websites.Oxwall allows photo/video sharing, blogging.


  • Profile management
  • User roles
  • News-feed
  • Photo sharing
  • Contact importer
  • Password protect albums
  • Chat system
  • Forum/Groups
  • Events
  • Social sharing
  • Payment method integration
  • Multi language support
  • Site statistics
  • Mobile friendly

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