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Explore Lemmy, an ad-free link aggregator and discussion platform with advanced moderation, part of the privacy-centric fediverse network.

Lemmy is a vibrant link aggregator and discussion platform that is part of the fediverse—a network of interconnected servers. As an open-source software powered by Rust and other high-performance frameworks, Lemmy prioritizes user privacy with no ads or tracking and offers robust tools for community moderation.

Lemmy - A link aggregator for the fediverse

Key Features

  • Open Source: Committed to transparency and freedom with its AGPL license.
  • Blazing Fast: Built using cutting-edge technologies like Rust and Actix for speed.
  • Powerful Mod Tools: Each server admin can create a custom moderation policy.
  • Censorship Resistant: Hosting your own server puts you in control of your content.
  • Federation: Connects servers in a web of trust for cross-community interaction.
  • Self-Hostable: Easy deployment options with Docker or Ansible.
  • Mobile-Friendly: Clean interface with iOS and Android app support.
  • User-Focused Features: Includes avatar support, theme selection, emojis & tagging.
  • Multilingual Support: Internationalization support for over 30 languages.
  • RSS/Atom Feeds: Subscribe to various feeds for updates across the platform.

Lemmy Screenshots

Suggested Developer Use Cases

  • Create a community hub for tech enthusiasts within a low-code platform to share resources and discussions.
  • Incorporate Lemmy into client websites as a privacy-focused alternative to mainstream social media widgets.
  • Leverage Lemmy's federated nature to build cross-community engagement tools for niche markets or interests.
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