Developer

Custom XML Import Format

We offer a custom XML import format based on the WXR (WordPress eXtended RSS) schema. This is useful for sites importing comments to Disqus in an unsupported format. Reminders All fields are required...

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Disqus for Google's AMP

Disqus for Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) is a fast-loading, optimized Disqus experience for Google AMP compatible pages. AMP is a way to build web pages for static content that renders quickly, especially on m...

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Can Disqus be loaded via HTTPS?

Yes, the universal embed code will automatically load in either HTTP or HTTPS.

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Adding comment count links to your home page

Most websites implementing Disqus will want a way to display the comment count for each page with comments, on their home page. We offer an easy to use JavaScript code snippet which displays the number of comme...

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Integrating AudienceSync

Requirements Access to AudienceSync is currently available to select partners as we make the product more widely available. Once enabled, you can refer to this documentation on how to implement AudienceSync ...

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Reset and Archive Large Threads

While there is no hard limit for the amount of comments that can be posted to a thread, Disqus intentionally slows down updates on threads that grow larger than 1,000 comments. While the discussion will still l...

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Best practices for staging, development and preview sites

The content you store on Disqus should be properly sandboxed if your site is using a staging, testing, development or preview site which emulates live content. These are some tips on how to ensure that invalid ...

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Avatars and Favicons

We provide several special endpoints that act as permalinks (and respond with 302 redirects) for dynamic images served up through the API. Forum Favicons : https://disqus.com/api/forums/favicons/{forum_short...

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Web Integration

Getting started Before installing Disqus, you'll first need to register a forum, if you have not done so already. This integration guide isn’t specific to any particular platform, and assumes that you have ...

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Mobile Integration - iOS, Android & Windows Phone

Getting started iOS Android Windows Phone Mobile websites (cross-platform) Getting started Using Disqus on mobile apps and websites is possible several different ways. While the current...

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