Kaiteki is a clean and user-friendly SNS (Social Networking Sites) client application that’s both free and open source. It’s compatible with Linux, Windows, Android, and Web platforms, making it accessible to a wide range of users. Currently, Kaiteki provides native support for Mastodon, Pleroma, Misskey, and X. Additionally, it offers indirect support for more services through shared APIs. Its interface adheres to material design principles, ensuring a clean and modern user experience.
How to Install Kaiteki on Ubuntu
To install Kaiteki on Ubuntu, open the terminal app (ctrl+alt+t) and run below Kaiteki flatpak install command. It will install the latest version of Kaiteki on your system.
flatpak install flathub app.kaiteki.Kaiteki
After the installation you can open it using the below command.
flatpak run app.kaiteki.Kaiteki
Note: If you don’t already have them installed, please install Flatpak and Flathub on your system using the commands provided below. After the installation, please restart your system.
sudo apt install flatpak
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
And you can also uninstall it using below commands.
flatpak uninstall app.kaiteki.Kaiteki
sudo flatpak uninstall app.kaiteki.Kaiteki
Install Kaiteki via AppImage:
Download the latest Kaiteki in .AppImage file format from the download link and save it on your Downloads folder. Now in the terminal software run below commands one by one. Here “Kaiteki-x86_64.AppImage” is the downloaded file name.
sudo chmod +x ~ Kaiteki-x86_64.AppImage