Social Media Alternatives
fakebook - Create a fake profile for a fictional/historical character, complete with pictures, links, videos, even add a cover image! Pics are added automatically based on name provided, but all are changeable. Free to use, premium fee to ClassTools.net to remove advertisements.
Fake Book (Google Template) - This versatile template utilizes Google Slides so it allows for multiple pages like the Wall, Info, Photos and Videos.
Farcebook - This paid site allows your students to create unlimited fake Facebook profiles, all for only $49 per year. Great for character profiles, biographies, historical characters, etc.
Historical Facebook (Google Template) - This template utilizes Google Drawing's text boxes and images to create a faux Facebook profile page for a famous person, character, etc.
iFakeText - Create hard-to-believe-its-not-the-real-thing screenshots of iPhone text conversations. You can customize the name of the contact that displays at the top of the screen, select which carrier you want to show, and up to 8 lines of text between the two characters.
Twister - Create fictional "tweets" on a fake Twitter wall for historical people, characters, etc. Customize their usernames, make up hashtags that they could've used, and add a date to make it historically accurate. (Pictures are not uploadable, but found through Google Search based on the real name given.)