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It is ''not'' a page for discussion of features, merits, or demerits, of any one platform.
 
It is ''not'' a page for discussion of features, merits, or demerits, of any one platform.
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To find others and be found on these platforms, check the [[Recommended Practices]] for exchanging contact information.
  
 
= Hashtags =
 
= Hashtags =
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== Cake ==
 
== Cake ==
  
The [https://cake.co Cake] interest category "Google" has 189 followers.  
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The [https://cake.co Cake] interest category "Google+" has 136 followers as of 31 January 2019.
 
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== Diaspora ==
 
== Diaspora ==
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Does not support groups or communities.
 
Does not support groups or communities.
  
The [https://pluspora.com Pluspora] pod is operated and principally populated by Google+ refugees with over 6,000 members as of 23 October 2018
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The [https://pluspora.com Pluspora] pod is operated and principally populated by Google+ refugees with over 7,900 members as of 15 December 2018
  
 
There is a French-language pod as well.
 
There is a French-language pod as well.
  
 
Hashtags:  <code>#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus</code>
 
Hashtags:  <code>#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus</code>
 
  
 
== Facebook ==
 
== Facebook ==
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Many, many, Google+ users.
 
Many, many, Google+ users.
  
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1189060457917856/permalink/1189062911250944/ Google Meetup Group] created 24 October 2018.
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1189060457917856/permalink/1189062911250944/ Google Plus Meetup Group] created 24 October 2018, ~170 members as of 14 January 2019.
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/GlobalPhotographersofgplus/ Global Photographers of g+] 358 members as of 3 January 2019.
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== Flickr ==
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* [https://www.flickr.com/groups/4003865@N23/ Google+ Refugees].  109 members as of 31 January 2019.
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* [https://www.flickr.com/groups/bwproject/ #BWProject].  Not formally a G+ group, though has Plussers.  19 members as of 3 January 2019.
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== Google+ ==
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Yes, there are remnant Google+ communities on G Suite Google+, though it's only accessible to G Suite users.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/117457415418811355875 People Left Behind on G+]
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/102199515899780878953 The Plusiverse]
  
 
== Hubzilla ==
 
== Hubzilla ==
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Supports groups.  No known Google+ groups.
 
Supports groups.  No known Google+ groups.
  
* Node https://hub.toot.cat is administered by long-time Plusser [https://plus.google.com/+WoozleHypertwin Woozle Hypertwin].  Several known G+ users, ~10 as of 19 October 2019.
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* Node https://hub.toot.cat is administered by long-time Plusser [https://plus.google.com/+WoozleHypertwin Woozle Hypertwin].  Several known G+ users, ~10 as of 19 October 2018.
* Node https://goggleplus.online/register is adminstered by [https://plus.google.com/+MarkThomasNZ/posts/hJgdttHKM6a Mark Thomas].  Unknown users as of 19 October 2019.
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* Node https://goggleplus.online/register is adminstered by [https://plus.google.com/+MarkThomasNZ/posts/hJgdttHKM6a Mark Thomas].  Unknown users as of 19 October 2018.
  
 
Hashtags:  <code>#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus</code>
 
Hashtags:  <code>#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus</code>
  
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== LifeCloud ==
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[https://www.lifecloud.site LifeCloud] has a community aspect similar to G+ and is the only platform to offer a [https://www.lifecloud.site/GooglePlusDataImporter public import tool] allowing you to quickly import and recreate all your Google+ communities, collections, and posts in minutes.
  
 
== Mastodon ==
 
== Mastodon ==
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There are several Google+ and specifically Google+ Refugee subreddits.
 
There are several Google+ and specifically Google+ Refugee subreddits.
  
* [https://reddit.com/r/googleplus /r/GooglePlus]: a general-interest Google Plus forum not specifically oriented at refugees.  Moderators have not responded to inquiries from [[User:Dredmorbius|Dredmorbius]] ([https://reddit.com/u/dredmorbius /u/dredmorbius] at Reddit). 6,681 subscribers as of 19 October 2018.
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* [https://reddit.com/r/googleplus /r/GooglePlus]: a general-interest Google Plus forum not specifically oriented at refugees.  Moderators have not responded to inquiries from [[User:Dredmorbius|Dredmorbius]] ([https://reddit.com/u/dredmorbius /u/dredmorbius] at Reddit). 6,718 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
* [https://reddit.com/r/googleplusrefugees /r/GooglePlusRefugees]: a general-discussion forum.  174 subscribers as of 19 October 2018.
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* [https://reddit.com/r/googleplusrefugees /r/GooglePlusRefugees]: a general-discussion forum.  198 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
* [https://reddit.com/r/plexodus /r/PLExodus]: Exodus support forum. 37 subscribers as of 23 October 2018.
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* [https://reddit.com/r/plexodus /r/PLExodus]: Exodus support forum. 127 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
 
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* [https://reddit.com/r/ploos /r/ploos]:  a membership-based G+ alumni forum.  82 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
  
 
== Slack ==
 
== Slack ==
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Hashtags:  <code>#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus</code>
 
Hashtags:  <code>#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus</code>
  
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== Vortex.com ==
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Long-time 'Netter and Plusser, Lauren Weinstein's online empire.  He is operating a private, invite-only, request-based, fully moderated discussion at https://g43.vortex.com  Request an invitation at g-forum-request@vortex.com
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* ~300 members
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* Multiple discussion topics.
  
 
= Communities ''on'' Google+ =
 
= Communities ''on'' Google+ =
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Listed by size.
 
Listed by size.
  
* [https://plus.google.com/communities/112164273001338979772/ Google+ Mass Migration]:  "Here to help people, organisations, formal and informal groups and communities plan and execute migrations to new online homes."  2,771 members as of 24 October 2018.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/112164273001338979772/ Google+ Mass Migration]:  "Here to help people, organisations, formal and informal groups and communities plan and execute migrations to new online homes."  3,711 members as of 3 January 2019.
* [https://plus.google.com/communities/117817751909237129167 G+ RPG Escape Rocket]:  "Coordinating efforts to migrate the tabletop gaming communities of G-Plus before Doomsday, August 2019".  1,249 members as of 24 October 2018.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/117817751909237129167 G+ RPG Escape Rocket]:  "Coordinating efforts to migrate the tabletop gaming communities of G-Plus before Doomsday, April 2019".  1,215 members as of 3 January 2019.
* [https://plus.google.com/communities/111719944758239097585 Lights Out Google+]: "For Those Who Will Stay To The Bitter End". 171 members as of 24 October 2018.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/111719944758239097585 Lights Out Google+]: "For Those Who Will Stay To The Bitter End". 235 members as of 3 January 2019.
* [https://plus.google.com/communities/107813327011154265528 Plexodus: The Beginning is Near]: "a small and selected-membership space for discussion and planning of individual and group future online and social media options."  87 members as of 24 October 2018.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/107813327011154265528 Plexodus: The Beginning is Near]: "a small and selected-membership space for discussion and planning of individual and group future online and social media options."  108 members as of 3 January 2019.
* [https://plus.google.com/communities/109172355250172822112 Diaspora Pod Incubator]: Support for setting up and running a Diaspora pod.  81 members as of 24 October 2018.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/109172355250172822112 Diaspora Pod Incubator]: Support for setting up and running a Diaspora pod.  85 members as of 3 January 2019.
* [https://plus.google.com/communities/100857085575415442160 Google+ End Times]: "A place to discuss options for a post Google+ world. All ideas welcome." 53 members as of 24 October 2018.
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* [https://plus.google.com/communities/100857085575415442160 Google+ End Times]: "A place to discuss options for a post Google+ world. All ideas welcome." 55 members as of 3 January 2019.
  
 
Several Google+ Communities have active exodus discussions ongoing within themselves, but not as separate communities.
 
Several Google+ Communities have active exodus discussions ongoing within themselves, but not as separate communities.
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= Other Exodus Support Sites =
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* [https://zotum.net/channel/gplus2 Zotum Google+ 2.0 unofficial forum]:  A discussion-based site organised around specific G+ alternatives.
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[[Category:Directories]]

Latest revision as of 08:15, 16 April 2019

This is a list of known significant Google+ Exodus communities.

It is not a page for discussion of features, merits, or demerits, of any one platform.

To find others and be found on these platforms, check the Recommended Practices for exchanging contact information.

Hashtags[edit]

On platforms supporting hashtags, broadcasting or following the following should turn up other Google+ refugees:

#googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus


Sites & Platforms[edit]

Cake[edit]

The Cake interest category "Google+" has 136 followers as of 31 January 2019.

Diaspora[edit]

Does not support groups or communities.

The Pluspora pod is operated and principally populated by Google+ refugees with over 7,900 members as of 15 December 2018

There is a French-language pod as well.

Hashtags: #googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus

Facebook[edit]

Many, many, Google+ users.

Flickr[edit]

  • Google+ Refugees. 109 members as of 31 January 2019.
  • #BWProject. Not formally a G+ group, though has Plussers. 19 members as of 3 January 2019.

Google+[edit]

Yes, there are remnant Google+ communities on G Suite Google+, though it's only accessible to G Suite users.

Hubzilla[edit]

Multiple Google+ users.

Supports groups. No known Google+ groups.

Hashtags: #googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus

LifeCloud[edit]

LifeCloud has a community aspect similar to G+ and is the only platform to offer a public import tool allowing you to quickly import and recreate all your Google+ communities, collections, and posts in minutes.

Mastodon[edit]

Does not support groups.

Numerous Google+ users actively use the system, estimated 100+.

Hashtags: #googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus


MeWe[edit]

The MeWe community - a sampling:

  • "MeWe Welcome (Or "It's Not A Ghost Town")" for G+ refugees, currently 394 members
  • Two identically named "Google Plus Refugees" one with 124 members, the other 290.
  • "Google+": 20 members
  • "Google Plus Expats": 668 members
  • "Google Remnants": 357 members
  • "The Great G+ RPG Exodus": 767 members
  • "G+ Refugees- Tabletop Roleplaying Games": 242 members
  • Several other Google+ named groups: ~10-50 member range
  • Numerous non-English-language Google-related groups, membership unknown.

Total exodus groups approaching 100 as of 23 October 2018. Groups may not clearly indicate Google/Google+ relationship.


Minds[edit]

Minds has a "Google+ Refugees" community of 217 members.


Reddit[edit]

There are several Google+ and specifically Google+ Refugee subreddits.

  • /r/GooglePlus: a general-interest Google Plus forum not specifically oriented at refugees. Moderators have not responded to inquiries from Dredmorbius (/u/dredmorbius at Reddit). 6,718 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
  • /r/GooglePlusRefugees: a general-discussion forum. 198 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
  • /r/PLExodus: Exodus support forum. 127 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.
  • /r/ploos: a membership-based G+ alumni forum. 82 subscribers as of 29 January 2019.

Slack[edit]

Numerous Google+ users, most through work or other affiliations.

STEEM[edit]

A few Google+ users.


Twitter[edit]

Many, many Google+ users.

Does not support groups.

Hashtags: #googleplus #gplusrefugees #gplusrefugee #gplusexodus


Vortex.com[edit]

Long-time 'Netter and Plusser, Lauren Weinstein's online empire. He is operating a private, invite-only, request-based, fully moderated discussion at https://g43.vortex.com Request an invitation at g-forum-request@vortex.com

  • ~300 members
  • Multiple discussion topics.

Communities on Google+[edit]

Google+ Migration / Exodus communities, mostly aimed at planning and/or contacts-sharing, on Google+ itself.

Listed by size.

  • Google+ Mass Migration: "Here to help people, organisations, formal and informal groups and communities plan and execute migrations to new online homes." 3,711 members as of 3 January 2019.
  • G+ RPG Escape Rocket: "Coordinating efforts to migrate the tabletop gaming communities of G-Plus before Doomsday, April 2019". 1,215 members as of 3 January 2019.
  • Lights Out Google+: "For Those Who Will Stay To The Bitter End". 235 members as of 3 January 2019.
  • Plexodus: The Beginning is Near: "a small and selected-membership space for discussion and planning of individual and group future online and social media options." 108 members as of 3 January 2019.
  • Diaspora Pod Incubator: Support for setting up and running a Diaspora pod. 85 members as of 3 January 2019.
  • Google+ End Times: "A place to discuss options for a post Google+ world. All ideas welcome." 55 members as of 3 January 2019.

Several Google+ Communities have active exodus discussions ongoing within themselves, but not as separate communities.

Other Exodus Support Sites[edit]