Eli MatherProduct Management Community Apps

What is the best way to build a directory site with voting functionality similar to product hunt?

Could you recommend any technologies or services to help build something industry specific that has similar makers/users/admin personas, with similar features like posting, commenting, voting, category, search, listing pages, embeddable media, social share.
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    The easiest way to launch your own Product Hunt-like site

    Ryan Hoover78Founder, Product Hunt · Written
    Telescope is a perfect tool for those that want to get something up quickly with little to no engineering work. Like Product Hunt, it has an email-centric approach to manage a daily or weekly newsletter of content submitted and curated by the community.
    +1. Telescope is your best option. Doesn't tick off all of your requirements, but gets very close. If you're interested in exactly what we use to build PH. We keep our stackshare up-to-date here: https://stackshare.io/product-hu... Also - we try to share as much as possible through open source. Can see here: https://github.com/producthunt. But for the most part, everything is custom built.
    Baruch YochaiProduct Manager · Written
    You should definitely build it on the Telescope (Meteor.JS)
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    The easiest way to collect & manage feedback

    Ayush Mittal27bro @boombro, Founder RefR ✌ · Written
    You can create different boards and in each board, users can create posts, upvote/downvote, add images, discuss by leaving a comment. You can also embed the boards as a widget anywhere.
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    Build a fully functional web app without any code

    If you want to get something built in a day that functions similar to Product Hunt, Bubble should be your product of choice. With Bubble you can drag and drop elements to the page, position objects how you want (avoiding all that nasty css), and can even build a responsive site.
    • An app that's more about doing something technically than paying any attention to the user or use-cases. Is just very impractical, with all the real-world features difficult to impossible. Just look at data-upload: https://forum.bubble.is/t/best-way-to-bulk-upload/1690

    • If you can do Excel, you can create an app e

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    Rank It WP

    Create your own Product Hunt For X with WordPress

    This is a WordPress theme to create a PH-style site you may find easy to use
  5. Vitaliy VerbenkoRegular Canadian guy · Written
    Vitaliy Verbenko made this product
    Helprace has everything you require. It has posting, commenting, voting (multiple increments), category management, following, email notifications, embeddable media, moderation (pre and post) and agent collision detection. It also has SSO, API, Webhooks and the option to posting without signup.