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I am looking for an open source social networking platform. Diaspora is perfect, except it is not written in PHP. Is there a project like Diaspora written in PHP?

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Elgg fits that description. From their about page:

Elgg is an award-winning open source social networking engine that provides a robust framework on which to build all kinds of social environments, from a campus wide social network for your university, school or college or an internal collaborative platform for your organization through to a brand-building communications tool for your company and its clients.

share|improve this answer – bingjie2680 Dec 17 '11 at 9:00
@bingjie2680 You're welcome. – Mahmoud Hossam Dec 17 '11 at 9:59

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