Discourse

Category - Message Boards

Discourse is an open source internet forum and mailing list management software application

Technology usage statistics

Websites using Discourse 1,730 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Message Boards #6
Market share in Message Boards 1.62%
Most popular version 2.6.0

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Discourse usage. (See Discourse Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Discourse +38
Websites that dropped Discourse -42
Websites that changed version of Discourse 911

Distribution by websites popularity

Discourse detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 6 websites
Top 100k sites 31 websites
Top 1m sites 261 websites

Websites utilizing Discourse

Top websites that use Discourse

Domain Country Rank Contacts
blenderartists.org United States of America 3,924
forum.level1techs.com United States of America 7,505
knime.org United States of America 8,214
discourse.slicer.org United States of America 8,543
discuss.bevry.me United States of America 8,606
forum.cardano.org United States of America 9,416
See full domain list

Market Share

Discourse market share within the Message Boards category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.






Versions (by popularity)

  • 2.6.0 (54.38%)
  • 2.5.0 (22.12%)
  • 2.4.0 (9.61%)
  • 2.3.0 (3.09%)
  • 2.0.0 (1.38%)
  • 2.2.0 (1.25%)
  • 2.1.0 (0.99%)
  • 1.9.0 (0.86%)
  • 2.4.5 (0.59%)
  • 2.3.6 (0.46%)

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Discourse often used together with


Category - Web Application Frameworks.
Ruby on Rails is used together with Discourse on 1,730 domains. Total 279,311 domains found using Ruby on Rails
Category - Programming Languages.
Ruby is used together with Discourse on 1,730 domains. Total 284,191 domains found using Ruby
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Discourse on 1,723 domains. Total 8,486,158 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
HTML5 Tags is used together with Discourse on 1,683 domains. Total 4,203,578 domains found using HTML5 Tags
Category - JavaScript Libraries.
jQuery is used together with Discourse on 1,600 domains. Total 4,000,935 domains found using jQuery
Category - Web Servers.
Nginx is used together with Discourse on 1,405 domains. Total 3,120,006 domains found using Nginx


Alternative Technologies


Burning Board: Total 174 domains found using Burning Board
Discuz! X: Total 1,580 domains found using Discuz! X
Flarum: Total 118 domains found using Flarum
FluxBB: Total 54 domains found using FluxBB
IPB: Total 2,137 domains found using IPB
NodeBB: Total 126 domains found using NodeBB
phpBB: Total 16,696 domains found using phpBB
Reddit: Total 76,907 domains found using Reddit
SMF: Total 874 domains found using SMF
Vanilla: Total 297 domains found using Vanilla