utterances Alternatives

    utterances is described as 'A lightweight comments widget built on GitHub issues. Use GitHub issues for blog comments, wiki pages and more!'. There are more than 25 alternatives to utterances for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, the Web, SaaS, Wordpress and Linux. The best alternative is Disqus, which is free. Other great apps like utterances are Isso (Free, Open Source), Commento (Paid, Open Source), HashOver (Free, Open Source) and Hyvor Talk (Freemium).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Dec 10, 2020

    • Disqus offers the best add-on tools for site owners to power discussions, increase engagement, and earn revenue.
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      • Freemium
      • Online
      • Wordpress
    • Isso – Ich schrei sonst – is a lightweight commenting server written in Python and JavaScript. It aims to be a drop-in replacement for Disqus.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted


    • Commento is a popular, fast, bloat-free commenting system that you can embed on your blog, news articles, and more.

      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.

      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Cloudron
    • HashOver is a PHP comment system intended as a replacement for services like Disqus. HashOver is free and open source software, under the GNU Affero General Public License.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
    • Hyvor Talk comes with all in one commenting and reaction system which is created with a smooth and perfect design. Everything happens in real-time!
    • talkatv is an open source comment service much like Disqus or IntenseDebate .

      Discontinued

      The last commit to the GitHub repo was on December 3rd, 2012.

      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • JavaScript
    • An embeddable comment widget for websites, blogs, ecommerce & static pages.
      Joint Comments distributes JOINT tokens (erc-20 based cryptocurrency) to publishers based on the value of traffic.

      It is free to use up to 250k page views / month.
      • Free
      • Online
      • Shopify
      • Wordpress
    • Master Comments System is a very compact comments system with basic options:

      Comments can be accepted from all users or only registered users.
      Admin can Edit/Delete/Ban.

      Discontinued

      Latest commit 39def28 on Jul 29, 2013

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      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
    • Metype is a complete engagement solution. It keeps your audience hooked by allowing rich media comments, reactions and sharing options. Create a free account instantly and be on your way to engage and build your audience.
      • Freemium
      • Online
    • A commenting server similar to Disqus and IntenseDebate

      Licensed under AGPL: https://github.com/phusion/juvia/blob/master/LICENSE.TXT

      Discontinued

      Per project's README: Juvia is currently unmaintained. See https://github.com/phusion/juvia

      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted