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The easiest, fastest, most secure, responsive way to build websites and web applications!

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Why SocialApparatus?

Faster Development

Shortcut functions make development faster.

Extendable Views

Pages are handled by views, and can be overwritten by plugins.

Zero Configuration

Just set up your database and start coding.

MIT License

Licensed under the MIT license which makes it a good starting point for commercial applications.

Open Source

SocialApparatus is and always will be open source, with hundreds of testers/contributors.


Built-in tools for input validation, CSRF protection, Form tampering protection, SQL injection prevention, and XSS prevention.


Every view, function, class, method, input and output can be modified through plugins.


Translations, database access, caching, validation, authentication, and many other tools built in.


Core plugins add social functionality to SocialApparatus. These plugins can be disabled for non social sites/applications.