After using a lot of social networking websites and communities have you ever wanted to have your own social website? Here is a solution for you. You do not need any kind of PHP or HTML skills to start with this one. Pligg is an open source social CMS (Content Management System) that you can download and use for free. Pligg CMS provides social networking software that encourages visitors to register on your website so that they can submit content and connect with other users. Pligg creates websites where stories are created and voted on by members, not website editors. Use Pligg content management system to start your own social networking community in minutes.
Pligg was created as a social networking CMS. While most content management systems are designed for only a handful of authors, Pligg CMS was designed to manage a site with an unlimited number of authors. All of these registered users are in control of the website’s content. It is a user driven CMS that relies on independent authors’ content and participation to manage news articles.
Pligg started as a simple CMS to let users submit and vote on news articles. Vote on stories that interest you and articles that receive enough votes will appear on the homepage of your Pligg site. Pligg offers a 5 star method for voting or the more traditional numbered voting as seen on sites like Digg, Mixx, or Reddit.
Features include groups, private messaging, advanced comment system, user profiles, modules system, smarty templates, easy upgrades, rss feeds, seo enhanced, multiple languages