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looking for a comparison of the best Open Source Question and Answer-Engines


tarifa    0



hi there



i am looking for a comparison of the best Open Source Question and Answer-Engines.


untill now i have found two alive an vibrant systems:  - vanillaforums and question2answers - two Question and Answer-systems


- guess that they are much more active and the developement is much more active and sustainable than the question2answer-developent



29,184 commits

254 branches

0 packages

107 releases

117 contributors



1,291 commits

6 branches

0 packages

15 releases

20 contributors


the Stackexchange-people have listed some engines: Are there any clones/alternatives for running a Stack Exchange style Q&A site?




Question2Answer question2answer: http://www.question2answer.org/

- cahoots

- phpancake


- Coordino

- Q&A (Is a WordPress Plugin)

- Arrayshift

- Vanilla Forums


see Question2Answer question2answer: http://www.question2answer.org/ - Free Open Source Q&A Software for PHP


a PHP-Version:


Easy to set up

Q2A takes 5 minutes (or less!) to install.

Easy styling with CSS themes.

Supports translation into any language.

Custom sidebar, widgets, pages and links.

SEO features such as XML Sitemap and neat URLs.

Fast and secure

PHP/MySQL scalable to millions of users and posts.

Safe from XSS, CSRF and SQL injection attacks.

Beat spam with captchas, moderation and/or flagging.




see a list of clones:


Askbot: http://askbot.org/en/questions/


Biostar: https://github.com/ialbert/biostar-central -


Diango-Knowledge: https://github.com/zapier/django-knowledge


LampCMS: http://www.lampcms.com/


Mamute: http://www.mamute.org


Kliqqi-CMS: https://github.com/Kliqqi-CMS/Kliqqi-CMS/


question2answer: http://www.question2answer.org/


scoold: https://scoold.com/


talkyard: https://www.talkyard.io/


vanillaforums: https://vanillaforums.com/en/features/qna/



Question2Answer question2answer: http://www.question2answer.org/ - a free Open Source Q&A Engine in PHP...



whichsystem do you prefer - which one - !? 


look forward to a fruitful discussion 


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