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good ope source social networking engine

Discussion in 'Web Design' started by dutch85, Feb 21, 2010.

  1. dutch85

    dutch85 Registered Member

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    hello i will be attending a digital arts school soon and as we all know networking is a must in any field. well in order to master this i am going to attempt to make a social networking site for current and former students of my school. which will hopefully make me a pretty popular person around campus. what open source engine would be good for this. i prefer asp but can deal with php too. hear are some features i would like

    file uploading and sharing
    song and video uploading and sharing
    blog
    friend adding
    private messaging
    personal profile for users

    thanks
     
  2. n2zen

    n2zen Regular Member

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    I'd have to suggest Elgg and Lovdbyless. You could easily put xoops/yogurt also in that list.

    Dolphin would be there if it wasn't for the adware you have to pay for nag removal.
     
  3. dutch85

    dutch85 Registered Member

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    thanks i decided to go with xoops with the yogurt module it seemed to be the easiest to install on my server