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FastComments is described as 'A very fast, feature-full, and privacy-focused comment service for handling discussions on the internet. At 4.6 kB with no dependencies, it's the fastest comment service around' and is a comment platform in the social & communications category. There are more than 25 alternatives to FastComments for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, SaaS, Wordpress and Linux. The best alternative is Disqus, which is free. Other great apps like FastComments are Isso, utterances, Commento and Cusdis.

FastComments alternatives are mainly Comment Platforms but may also be Social Networks. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of FastComments.
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  1. Disqus icon

    Disqus

    • Online
    • Wordpress
    49 alternatives to Disqus 

    Disqus offers the best add-on tools for site owners to power discussions, increase engagement, and earn revenue.

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    1.  Multiple Account supportDisqus support multiple accounts without the need to logout and login
    2.  Embedded commentsUsers can leave comments that will appear within Disqus
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    Isso

    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    31 alternatives to Isso 

    Isso – Ich schrei sonst – is a lightweight commenting server written in Python and JavaScript. It aims to be a drop-in replacement for Disqus.

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    1.  Ad-freeIsso doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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    utterances

    • Self-Hosted
    • GitHub
    33 alternatives to utterances 

    A lightweight comments widget built on GitHub issues. Use GitHub issues for blog comments, wiki pages and more!

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    1.  Embedded commentsUsers can leave comments that will appear within utterances
    2.  Ad-freeutterances doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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      Commento

      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Cloudron
      34 alternatives to Commento 

      Commento is a popular, fast, bloat-free commenting system that you can embed on your blog, news articles, and more. Open source at its core, Commento guarantees you privacy and does not include third-party trackers and advertisements, unlike alternatives such as Disqus.

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      1.  Anonymous CommentingCommento allows you to comment and participate in discussions without revealing your personal information.
      2.  No TrackingCommento will not track you or use your personal data.
      3.  Ad-freeCommento doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
      4.  Embedded commentsUsers can leave comments that will appear within Commento
      Commento's dashboard includes various moderation tools, settings, statistics and other options.
      This is what an example comments section looks like. Commento allows nested/threaded comments, OAuth, markdown, and much more.
    • Cusdis

      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      35 alternatives to Cusdis 

      Open source, lightweight (~5kb gzip), privacy-friendly alternative to Disqus.

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      1.  Anonymous CommentingCusdis allows you to comment and participate in discussions without revealing your personal information.
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      ReplyBox

      22 alternatives to ReplyBox 

      ReplyBox is a simple, privacy-focused comment system that's light-weight and blazingly-fast.

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      Hiddenpost

      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      51 alternatives to Hiddenpost 

      Many websites contain secret messages and comments. Imagine you could make these messages visible or even add your own. Now imagine that this function would exist everywhere and only the users themselves would have control over it. Wouldn't that be great?

       Hiddenpost has no features, suggest some!
      Discontinued

      The last update is from January 2018, and the Chrome extension is gone.

      Add comment to any website.
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      giscus

      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      34 alternatives to giscus 

      A comments system powered by GitHub Discussions. Let visitors leave comments and reactions on your website via GitHub!

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      Commentics

      17 alternatives to Commentics 

      ommentics is a free, advanced PHP comment script with many features. Professionally written and with open source code, its main aims are to be integrable, customizable and secure. It is designed to be integrated into existing pages.

       Commentics has no features, suggest some!
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      Pubble

      • Online
      18 alternatives to Pubble 

      Pubble is the world's best Q&A platform. We make it simple and easy to add a great Q&A platform to any blog, website or Facebook page.

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      1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsPubble can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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