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I would prefer to post new discussions as it gives me a chance to talk about the things I want, rather than trying to run in on someone else's conversation and make possibly unrelated comments. By creating discussions, ...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 9 5 years ago

    Many people like to create a unique website or even a blog which they work hard at on a regular basis. We all if not most of us know the ins and outs of creating the blog and filling it with content and then trying to at...

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    Decentwriter Level 1
  • 17 1 year ago

    Hello guys Some days ago I have shared a list of useful plugin of MyBB forum. Today I want to share some professional and cool themes for MyBB and most important thing is you can use these themes totally free ! One more...

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    NomanProdhan Level 3
  • 5 2 years ago

    What are the advantages of requiring new members to post an introduction before they are allowed to post in any other area of your forum? Are there disadvantages to requiring this?

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 4 5 years ago

    I've entered a couple of different forum competitions recently and have ended up winning quite a few because of the fact that not many people bother to enter the competition. One was even cancelled because I was the only...

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    DarthHazard Level 1
  • 51 1 year ago

    In one study of forums, I have read that the main attractionis the theme or the topics on the boards. But secondarly are the the design of the forum, the members especially when there are good posters, the ranking of t...

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    Corzhens Level 1
  • 33 2 years ago

    How to change the logo image in phpbb 3.2?? Its the first time I'm using it....

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    achi007 Level 1
  • 7 2 years ago

    This is second chapter of How to Stop Forum Span. Before I specify agenda for this tutorial, let me make it clear that the tools which I mentioned in last tutorial are no way related or coded by me. If you want, you can ...

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    shek Level 1
  • 8 6 years ago

    I need your advice members. I need trick's for getting members from my mammoth Facebook group with over 400K members. I have tried several things but I only managed to get 130 members onboard on my forum. Which is...

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    bomb2060 Level 1
  • 15 2 years ago

    Forum spam is one of the most common problem which a forum admin has to face. Most admins hire moderators to keep spammers away. But that involves manual work, which is has many defects. I mean whenever there is involvem...

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    shek Level 1
  • 13 6 years ago

    Forum management is something that is very important for the forums growth because when you failed to manage your forum well, it will slack and disintegrate into nothingness. If you have less time to manage your forum...

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    Martinsx1 Level 1
  • 24 5 months ago

    I want to buy a professional forum software for my own forum so that we can upgrade from this free software we are using now. Can you please give me details on the price of vBulletin? And, is this the best choice for ...

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    LizAnne Level 1
  • 4 4 years ago

    Does it help to offer prizes, whether monetary or virtual to get more new posts on your forum? If so, what type of forum prizes would you offer? Try to think of some unusual prize ideas.

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 4 5 years ago

    I love fan forums, those amazing sites built by loving fans in honor of their favorite TV show, character or celebrity, populated with tens of thousands of posts - loving debates and content devoted to one central figure...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 9 3 years ago

    This is a pretty popular discussion around many forum software and admin communities. Would love to hear everyone's take on whether or not they believe forums are dying? What can be done to revive them, if anything?

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    MidlifeFitness Level 1
  • 30 2 years ago

    How many times can your post or image be shared with others on Facebook? For instance, is there a limit to daily shares of a post? Or, is this unlimited?

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    Persia Level 1
  • 4 6 years ago

    How can you find good article writers for your forum, assuming you need content produced that can go into the blog section? Do you have tips for hiring writers? Such as requirements, etc.

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 24 6 years ago

    Are forums social networks? Forums have both the social and network aspect; forums allows you to socialise with others and is like a network of people who enjoy the same topics/niche. It can be quite easy to add a cha...

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    MasterA Level 3
  • 15 3 years ago

    When I go to move a thread on XenForo forum, it has the option.. Redirection Notice: 1) Do not leave a redirect? 2) Leave a permanent redirect? 3) Leave a redirect that expires after? Then also gives me an option for h...

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    Sean101 Level 4
  • 12 5 years ago

    For me, a forum is just a hobby, and there is no money in my personal budget to promote the forum. That means, I'm not buying ad space or paying for backlinking services. It's always been this way. I like promoting m...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 29 6 years ago

    I'd like to post some news excerpts on niche subjects such as SEO/webmaster, etc. Which subforum would be best for the news to be posted in?

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    Justin Level 1
  • 3 6 years ago

    So have you ever run a forum from scratch? A brand new forum that is. And managed to turn into more or less nothing to a successful and thriving forum community? Because that's what is the whole point in starting a forum...

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    idealmike Level X3
  • 15 2 years ago

    I am an administrator of my own forum yet I can't post in my announcement section. I see this error: You have insufficient privileges to post here. I made all of the forums a long time ago but I verified that administra...

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    Drake83 Level 3
  • 2 6 years ago

    On many forums there is a plus/minus or positive/negative rating system for discussions/users. Do you allow your forum members to leave negative feedback for a comment or discussion? Or, do you only allow a discussion/...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 23 6 years ago

    On most forums where I have been a regular long time member, the most controversial topics were ones surrounding politics, religion or anything to do with gun ownership or death penalty. On your favorite forum (even i...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 5 5 years ago

    What do you think of the idea of having an offical count down timer to the official opening of a new forum? When advertising the upcoming forum, you could let potential members know they can't register right away but sh...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 2 5 years ago

    Five years ago, I had some favorite forums that I would always visit. Not having been to those sites in awhile, whenever I go back and see how they are now abandoned (but still up), I get depressed. I like to read over...

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    Justin Level 1
  • 4 5 years ago

    In a previous discussion, we discussed whether allowing signatures on forums encourages spammers. Today I shall share some tips on how to prevent forum spammers. Only enable signatures for active members: If you want to...

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    MasterA Level 3
  • 8 3 years ago

    What's the most number of users you have ever had on with your current/past forum? (Not referring to unregistered guests). How many average users are on the forum posting/responding or just browsing threads at any one ...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 1 6 years ago

    Hello guys. There are many forum softwares out there today. Some old that are still good, some new that look okay. But which one is the best for a large forum? Does a large forum need to have a lot of features for the us...

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    idealmike Level X3
  • 5 3 years ago

    Sometimes forums can die off which can be sad for a lot of the previously active users and the forum staff. Sometimes, the owner just gives up and decides to either sell off the forum (if it is big enough) or just close ...

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    DarthHazard Level 1
  • 30 2 years ago

    Im a buyer, and i want to using Credit/Debit card is my payment method but i don't know how to choose ? using Credit/Debit card.

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    miennt Level 1
  • 2 2 years ago

    I need suggestions for which spam prevention mod to use, one that would not allow a person using the same IP as a previously banned email address to sign up again when using that IP. Or, what best spam mod to be using ...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 1 5 years ago

    Phpbb is a pretty decent free forum software. The main advantages with it is that it is free and provides everything you need to start your own forum. With its version 3.1 update, they renamed their addons from modificat...

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    MasterA Level 3
  • 1 3 years ago

    On a niche forum, is it really necessary to have a chat thread or one that is for random off topic comments? This thread isn't about anything in particular but mostly random thoughts or comments. Have you used this ide...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 23 6 years ago

    Xenforo has a very interesting feature called Discouraged which can be enacted on individual members. The feature causes delays and discourages them from posting with other annoyances. The hope is that they get disco...

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    Beverly Level X3
  • 2 5 years ago

    There are several reasons why people create forums. The main two are: created because they want to own their very own forum and the other being that they want to make money from it. Have you ever created a forum solely w...

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    DarthHazard Level 1
  • 37 2 years ago

    Everyone has been on a forum or two when it comes to online marketing, and we all know what a forum signature is. Some forums have you post a set amount of times before you can access your signature and add anything to....

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    TommyCarey Level X3
  • 6 2 years ago

    Is it possible to add a poll to an existing forum thread on a XenForo forum using the Edit Post option?

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    Sean101 Level 4
  • 8 5 years ago

    Is it possible to add a poll to an existing forum thread on a XenForo forum using the Edit Post option?

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    Sean101 Level 4
  • 8 5 years ago