SocialStrap - Social Networking Platform

SocialStrap – Social Networking Platform


  • User profiles with four user roles (anonymous, guest, user, subscriber, reviewer and admin)
  • Follow system with 4tier connections
  • Groups and Pages
  • Open or closed network setup (site can be available for registered only users)
  • Search for Users, Groups, Pages, Personal Timeline or All Posts
  • Posts with four levels of privacy
  • Post Youtube videos
  • Hashtags and search for hashtags in Posts
  • Private messaging system
  • RealTime Notifications and email Notifications
  • User’s Timeline displaying posts from followed people
  • Images and Albums with image resampling upon submitting
  • Comments on posts and images
  • Advanced friend suggestions
  • User Badges
  • Share on Facebook or Email
  • Invite Friends and Referral system
  • Emotions and Games
  • CrowdSourced Reports and Review Reports (users can report posts, comments, messages, profiles and images)
  • Facebook Authentication and Login
  • ReCaptcha antibot service integration
  • Responsive MobileFriendly design based on Bootstrap v3
  • 12 Preinstalled bootstrap Themes
  • Single-file translations
  • SEO customization and additional <head> code
  • Banner Slots and custom Message of the Day
  • Custom Logo and Background Image
  • Profile and Cover Image resizing, cropping and rotation
  • Friendly URLs for all Profiles (users, pages and groups)
  • Admin panel for app management and administration
  • Admin panel – settings and add-ons screencast:
    Admin can manage users:

    System Requirements

    Script is tested on many servers with different setups, it will run fine on standard web server or shared hosting plan. It comes with a simple installer so if you know how to install WordPress then you are good to go with SocialStrap. If you’re not sure please ask your server administrator or hosting provider about these requirements:
  • Apache web server
  • PHP 5.3 or higher
  • MySQL 5 or higher
  • PDO, Curl and GD PHP Extensions installed
  • Read and Write permissions for all files inside main app folder
  • Documentation:


    Interface currently translated to: English, Spanish, Deutsch, Italian, Nederlands, Srpski
    You can download language files from here:
  • Many thanks to all people sharing their own language files!
  • Addons

    Addons extend or override the base functionality. There are 9 preinstalled addons. They come with the script and they are free. You can disable some if you don’t need them.
  • Clickable Links
  • Emotions Pack
  • Facebook Login
  • Game Apps (two sample html5 games)
  • Hashtags
  • Invitation Form
  • Power Lobby (Online users, Friend suggestions, Popular Users)
  • Theme Pack (12 CSS skins)
  • Youtube Posts (makes embeded youtube video when user writes a valid youtube URL as a post)
  • Technology

  • PHP 5.3+, with Apache2, IIS7 or Nginx web server
  • Zend Framework v1.12
  • Bootstrapv3 with custom Themes and Layouts supported
  • PDO Database Driver
  • SMTP or PHP mail() email adapters
  • Blowfish-based password protection with MD5 fallback (phpass lib)
  • Local Filesystem or Cloud Storage (for user images, Amazon S3 Addon – Sold separately)
  • Database-Driven PHP Session
  • Powerful Add-on system based on “Mediator Pattern” and hooks
  • Updates

    Version 1.2 (git: b62e300)
    - italian language file removed - layout improved
    Version 1.1 (git: a0020e4)
    - bug-fix when creating group/page with username that is already taken
    - small language file fixes
    - update instruction included in updates/ folder
    Version 1.0 (git: 34903e2)

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