How to start your own twitter like site
With the popularity of Social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, many people have started and are still cloning these viral social networks hoping to hit the same million-billion dollar success .However many of these people have had to dig deep into their pockets to find a developer and some of have taken the initiative to do this by themselves with month of sleepless nights.
Not knowing that there are free OPEN SOURCE already made scripts out there, which you can just tweak and customize to your needs in hours to start your own twitter like site.
I list some of them here:
I recommend this book on how to start your own social network
Floopo is script that you can use to start a micro-blogging site.it has features like on twitter. Some of these are: 140 character status updates, Upload images updates, Control panel to edit various members settings,Public timelines, Status updates counter, @replies system, Change background images, colors, borders and many more
StatusNet is the open source another microblogging platform that helps you share and Some of its features include: Status/notices, messaging, user profiles etc.
3.Juitter twitter clone script
Juitter is another microblogging system you can use too start your own twitter like site. Some features you might like include:filter words to avoid to show bad content, status updates, Ava tors, customization
4. Mini Twitter Private
This is a private twitter clone you can use for an office, group, extended family:).
Sharetronix is another open source project you might like..This has a free as well as a paid script you can use for person use.
Some of it's features include: status updates, follow friends and many more
Yonkly is an ASP.net based script you can use to start your own micro-blogging platform. Some of its features include: Support for Groups and timeline, Message search and so much more.