This is a list of Free Software network services and web applications which can be hosted locally. Selfhosting is the process of locally hosting and managing applications instead of renting from SaaS providers. 1.6KB


Please open a new issue to clarify any questions, or post in the General discussion issue.

All guidelines for adding new software to the list are listed in

Other recommendations:

  • To add a new entry, edit the file through Github's web interface or a text editor, and send a Pull Request.
  • See Editing files in another user's repository, Creating Pull Requests, Using Pull Requests for help on sending your patch.
  • A script to help you format new entries is available at (it requires make to be installed): git clone/download and enter the repository, run make add and follow the instructions.
  • A website to help you format new entries is available at
  • The list of contributors can be updated with make contrib.
  • Software with no development activity for 6-12 months may be removed from the list.
  • Don't know where to start? Check issues labeled help wanted and fix.