Elgg is open source software that combines a number of social media tools – blogging, wikis, micro-blogging, file upload and sharing, RSS feeds, social bookmarking and social networking – for personal and group use- all on one platform.

Not in the Top 100 in 2013

Website Cost Availability
www.elgg.org Free – Open Source Download
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
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Comments from some of those who selected Elgg as one of their Top Tools 

  • “we have just set up our new collaboration platform using Elgg – cost effective, and I’m getting addicted to it – we are using it for networking, blogging, bookmarking” Stephanie Horden
  • “We started experimenting with Elgg last december. It looks very promising as a network of personal learning environments but we had some issues. We expect to continue as soon as version 1.5 comes available.” Herman Post
  • “blog, private communications, group forums” Pat Parslow