diaspora* VS Discourse

Compare diaspora* vs Discourse and see what are their differences.

Discourse

A platform for community discussion. Free, open, simple. (by discourse)
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diaspora* Discourse
80 137
13,206 37,233
0.2% 0.9%
9.4 9.9
about 2 months ago 3 days ago
Ruby Ruby
GNU Affero General Public License v3.0 GNU General Public License v3.0 only
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

diaspora*

Posts with mentions or reviews of diaspora*. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-11.

Discourse

Posts with mentions or reviews of Discourse. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-12-26.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing diaspora* and Discourse you can also consider the following projects:

Mastodon - Your self-hosted, globally interconnected microblogging community

Friendica - Friendica Communications Platform

nodeBB - Node.js based forum software built for the modern web

Forem - The best Rails 3 and Rails 4 forum engine. Ever.

Flarum - Simple forum software for building great communities.

phpBB - phpBB Development: phpBB is a popular open-source bulletin board written in PHP. This repository also contains the history of version 2.

Talkyard - A community discussion platform: Brings together the main features from StackOverflow, Slack, Discourse, Reddit, and Disqus blog comments.

FluxBB - FluxBB is a fast, light, user-friendly forum application for your website.

BuddyPress - BuddyPress DEVELOPMENT repo. This repository is just a mirror of the development SVN at https://buddypress.svn.wordpress.org/. Please include a link to a pre-existing ticket on https://buddypress.trac.wordpress.org/ with every pull request.

HumHub - HumHub is an Open Source Enterprise Social Network. Easy to install, intuitive to use and extendable with countless freely available modules.

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