Remark42 Alternatives

    Remark42 is described as 'self-hosted, lightweight, and simple (yet functional) comment engine, which doesn't spy on users. It can be embedded into blogs, articles or any other place where readers add comments'. There are eight alternatives to Remark42 for a variety of platforms, including SaaS, Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, Linux and Cloudron. The best alternative is Isso, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Remark42 are Disqus (Freemium), Commento (Paid), Cusdis (Free, Open Source) and giscus (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 13, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Isso – Ich schrei sonst – is a lightweight commenting server written in Python and JavaScript. It aims to be a drop-in replacement for Disqus. It supports CRUD comments written in Markdown, Disqus import, I18N, website integration via JavaScript. Comments are stored in SQLite.
    1. Engage your audience The internet's favorite comment plug-in makes it easy for publishers to bring their content to life, fuel colorful discussions, efficiently moderate comments, and build engaged communities.
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      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Cloudron
      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.

      Warning

      Several people have addressed an issue about their domain being deleted and all their comments being lost without any warning while using the free plan.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Open source, lightweight (~5kb gzip), privacy-friendly alternative to Disqus. Features - Universal embed code: You can embed Cusdis on every website.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      A comments system powered by GitHub Discussions. Let visitors leave comments and reactions on your website via GitHub! • Open source. 🌏 • No tracking, no ads, always free. 📡 🚫 • No database needed. All data is stored in GitHub Discussions.
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      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.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Rating & Comment System Real-time engagement-boosting conversations service can drive more traffic for your website and provide best opportunities for comments of users.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      LiveRe is an alternative to Disqus based in South Korea and used by LG, Samsung, Nike, Kia, Hyundai, ... Like Disqus you it allow social log-in. It allow comment with attachment such as image & video.
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