Choose Jcow Software to make your own social community,
Enjoy the Simple, Powerful, and Stable.
Jcow is a PHP social networking script that allows webmasters to make social websites easily. It includes all the popular features you will need to make a niche community.
Link preview in share box (new)
Automatically generate a preview when paste a URL into status.
Grabs the title, description and image from any URL that support Open Graph
Using Yahoo! YQL API to avoid exposing your server IP address.
Boost Post (new)
Allows your members pay to boost their public post.
Users can set Budget and Bid for each of their boosts.
Higher bid get higher priority to be displayed.
You can set minimum bid per 1000 views (CPM).
Your members send money to your Paypal account.
Jcow Instant Messages
Allows your members to live chat with each other.
Built-in module, easy to enable/disable
Optimized for Desktop and Mobile.
Low server load.
Members can choose to allow message from "Everyone" or "Friends only".
Allows your members to ask/answer questions.
Browse recent questions or "unanswered" questions.
Answer voting system - higher voting get higher position.
Comments on answers.
Answer support Markdown formatting.
A powerful forum system for your community.
General threads and Poll threads.
Moderators for each forum.
Permission control based on user role.
Allows your members to share images.
Image privacy - users can share "friends only" images.
Allows your members to share blogs.
User blogs and Fan Page blogs.
Support markdown formatting.
Recommended stories based on likes.
Allows your members to share videos.
Support multiple parts(videos) in a single video page.
Support Youtube and Vimeo.
Auto generate thumbnails.
Jcow Fan Pages
Allows your members to Create/Like Fan Pages.
Members can create Pages and share status, images, videos, blogs.
Members can follow Pages and get news feed from their homepage.
Allows your members to Create/Join Groups.
Status, images, videos, events.
Group owner can manually approve each new group member.
Support "Local Group" creation and browse.(integrated with Google map)
Allows your members to create/join events.
Google map integrated.
List events hosted by friends and joined groups.
List nearby events.
Support private group events
Viewing an event
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