Discourse is the online home for your community. We make it easy to have meaningful conversations and collaborate anytime, anywhere.
A community you own
Fully open sourceThe entire Discourse codebase is open and freely available to the public—forever.
Truly portable dataNo matter where your forum lives, you retain full ownership of your data.
No lock-in, no hidden fees, no data sent to advertisers.
Unlimited conversation historyAlways have full access to your community's conversation history—no questions asked.