What are Discourse and Math Discourse?

This post addresses two quick questions:

  1. What is Discourse?
  2. What is Math Discourse (at least, at marksmath.org).

What is Discourse?

Discourse is a company whose mission is to build cutting edge forum software that promotes civilized discussion for online communities. Their primary produce (also called Discourse) is a 100% open source discussion platform.

You can read more about Discourse at their website:

You can see their discussion forum on their Meta site:

What is Math Discourse

Math Discourse is just one small forum powered by Discourse. You’re on Math Discourse right now!