Extend your sites functionality by installing plugins. Many plugins are available from the Elgg site. http://elgg.org
Many languages are built in to the Elgg core. Your users will be more comfortable using your site in their own language.
Monetize your site through built-in support of custom-HTML banner ads or use it to promote your own special offers.
Elgg is open source. Thousands of users have contributed to the development of Elgg®, resulting in a very stable product.
Elgg is an award-winning open source social networking engine that provides a robust framework on which to build all kinds of social environments, from a campus wide social network for your university, school or college or an internal collaborative platform for your organization through to a brand-building communications tool for your company and its clients.
Our Social Networking plans come bundled with lots of features.
A place for users to see their own activity, as well as that of their friends.
Users can upload their own avatars, and crop them to fit.
Your users can create unlimited blogs. All blogs are capable of having comments.
Site users can bookmark their favorite links. Both internal and external.
Your site users can create events, and invite users to those events.
Users can login/register to your site with their facebook account.
Users can create their own groups. Groups can have their own blogs and other content.
Your users will be able to upload files. File uploads can be shared with friends.
Your social network will grow virally as your users invite their friends.
Users can like content, blogs, comments, photos, and many other objects.
Users can send private messages to each other. Messages can be embedded with rich content.
Twitter® like microblogging system called the Wire. Share short messages with other users.
Your site users are able to create their own pages, along with sub pages.
Users can create albums, and upload photos for sharing.
Users have their own profiles, complete with a widgetized layout.
Sometimes users don't follow the rules. Your users will be able to report these types of things.
Similar to the profile, the dashboard is a widgetized area for your users to see their favorite content.
Users can upload and share videos, or share video links from popular video websites.
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