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Flarum vs XenForo: What are the differences?

What is Flarum? Delightfully simple open-source forum software. Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun. It's simple, fast, and free.

What is XenForo? A compelling community experience. It is a commercial Internet forum software package written in the PHP programming language.

Flarum and XenForo can be categorized as "Forums" tools.

Some of the features offered by Flarum are:

  • Two-Pane Interface
  • Infinite Scrolling
  • Floating Composer

On the other hand, XenForo provides the following key features:

  • Social Engagement
  • Recent Activity Stream
  • Easy Styling

Flarum is an open source tool with 9.23K GitHub stars and 1.02K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Flarum's open source repository on GitHub.

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    What is Flarum?

    Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun. It's simple, fast, and free.

    What is XenForo?

    It is a commercial Internet forum software package written in the PHP programming language.

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