Abinoam Jr
Hosting a Friendica Site At Home
Martin Farrent
To all who have given up on the concepts of privacy and data ownership: You can actually put your social networking server on your desk! You can actually switch it off, close it down, erase all the content... or use it, of course.

How geeky is that?

Not at all. It's easy:

https://github.com/friendica/friendica/wiki/How-to%3A-Hosting-a-Friendica-site-at-home