[Isso] a commenting server / alternative to Disqus

Isso for YunoHost

Integration level
Install Isso with YunoHost

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


  • Comments written in Markdown
    Users can edit or delete own comments (within 15 minutes by default). Comments in moderation queue are not publicly visible before activation.
  • SQLite backend
    Because comments are not Big Data.
  • Disqus & WordPress Import
    You can migrate your Disqus/WordPress comments without any hassle.
  • Configurable JS client
    Embed a single JS file, 65kB (20kB gzipped) and you are done.

Shipped version: 0.13.0~ynh1

Demo: https://isso-comments.de


Screenshot of Isso

Disclaimers / important information

  • Limitations
    • Requires a dedicated domain
  • Extra information
    • The admin interface for the app is https://yourdomain.tld/admin
    • One app instance can only be installed for one domain
    • Please do not add a trailing / in the target_domain

Documentation and resources

Developer info

Please send your pull request to the testing branch.

To try the testing branch, please proceed like that.

sudo yunohost app install https://github.com/YunoHost-Apps/isso_ynh/tree/testing --debug
sudo yunohost app upgrade isso -u https://github.com/YunoHost-Apps/isso_ynh/tree/testing --debug