phpBB is a standard, stable, and open-source Internet Forum package, written in PHP Scripting Language. The phpBB stands for "PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) Bulletin Board" and available under the GNU General Public License (GPL). It's free and open source software and allows you to set up infinite number of categories and forums. In nutshell, this software provides everything you'd expect of a Bulletin Board service.
There are multiple features of phpBB that includes maintaining multiple database engines (MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Microsoft SQL Server), flat message structure, private forums, strong theming, topic split/lock/merge, multiple attachments per post, user groups, full-text search and various notification options as follows:
- Awareness of file extension that you have to set for phpBB.
- Trackbacks can now be disabled via the settings.php file.
- An optional comment system allows you to show comments right in the blog rather than sending the reader into the forum itself.
- The RSS feed should now be iTunes compatible.
- The RSS feed now properly links to the permalink.
- Fixed a calendar bug.
If you want popularize a site, than forum is the finest alternative. With the help of forum your online visitor can directly interact with you and can post comments and queries online. Maintaining a forum accurately requires some tricky job, as it's the mirror of your online site. There are various scripts are available for forum installation, but phpBB customization is most reliable and widely used script for forum installation. PhpBB can be used in both Window server and Linux servers.
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