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Disqus, the blog comments service, is rolling out a major new update on Thursday, version 4.Disqus now reaches an impressive 200 million people per month, and is part of more than 500,000 websites and communities.
What’s inside version 4?
- A new design.
- A new dashboard for commenters to manage all of their comments.
- Paid pro add-ons, including analytics, single sign-on to integrate with other user login systems, an advanced theme editor, and moderation logging and reporting. Paid features begin at $19/month and scale up to $199/month — delivering a revenue stream to the company.
- A new API, for things like building Disqus into mobile apps,other platforms, or for designing custom front-ends.
Here’s a screenshot of the new Disqus site, launching on Thursday: