Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun. It's simple, fast, and free.
Simple Machines Forum is a free, professional grade software package that allows you to set up your own online community within minutes.
SMF is leading in Top 100K Sites, Top 1M Sites and The Entire Web.
Flarum is leading in Top 10K Sites.
SMF has better usage coverage in more websites categories. Including Computers Electronics & Technology, Games, Vehicles, Arts & Entertainment and 20 other categories.
Flarum hasn't got a lead over SMF in any websites category.
SMF is leading in most countries, including United States, Russia, Germany, Thailand and 106 other countries.
Flarum is leading in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and 9 other countries.