A powerful open source social networking engine

Development release - November 29, 2015

Elgg 2.0.0-rc.2 is available for early testers. Do not use this version in production.
Please report all bugs to GitHub.

Stable Release - November 29, 2015

Elgg 1.12.5 is the latest and recommended version of Elgg.
Please report all bugs to GitHub.

Legacy Release - July 7, 2015

Elgg 1.11.4 is the recommended release if using Elgg 1.11.

Elgg is available under a dual license, GPL Version 2 and the MIT license. The plugins are only available in the GPL release and so have been removed from the MIT release.

Download: 2.0.0-rc.2 MIT version

Download: 1.12.5 MIT version

Download: 1.11.4 MIT version


If you are looking for somewhere to host your Elgg powered network, we are putting together a list of providers who have added Elgg hosting to their services.

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Arckcloud Hosting

Arvixe Hosting

Developer Access

If you're a developer and want the latest code you can grab the latest work in progress through GitHub: