Social Networks

Here at Stream we’ve helped over 500 companies succeed with our scalable feed and activity streams API. Get started building with popular frameworks and languages that can make building your social network scalable and feature rich!

Photo Social Network

Build a react/redux photo sharing app with Cabin. In this series, we showcase integrations of platforms that provide developers with one way to integrate features via APIs that are powerful, responsive, and scalable.

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Winds RSS App

A fully functioning RSS reader with Stream Personalization. Built with React, Sails and Stream

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Build Social Activity Feeds

Using the Stream API to build your feeds, streams and personalization into your app is a great way to quickly build social networks. Feeds like Quora, Facebook and Dribbble are easy with our Feed and Stream API.

Stream has official clients for Ruby, Python, PHP, Golang and Java. We also support Django, Rails, Laravel and Node JS integrations. Community clients exist for Scala and .NET.

Following as a technical concept sounds fairly trivial, but we can assure you that doing it in a future-friendly, reliable way, at scale is a challenge. We leaned heavily on a 3rd party service, Stream, to handle the infrastructure and aggregation, which let us launch Following now and not in 2020. Huge shoutout to their team for all of their help with making the launch a success!
Luke Chesser

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