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    bbPress Alternatives

    bbPress is described as 'is forum software with a twist from the creators of WordPress. Its focused on web standards, ease of use, ease of integration, and speed. bbPress will try to keep things as small and light as possible while still allowing great add-on feature possibilities' and is an website in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to bbPress, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is Discourse. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Flarum or phpBB. Other great sites and apps similar to bbPress are Simple Machines Forum (Free, Open Source), MyBB (Free, Open Source), NodeBB (Freemium, Open Source) and FluxBB (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    bbPress is forum software with a twist from the creators of WordPress. Its focused on web standards, ease of use, ease of...
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      A modern and affordable forum solution for communities. Well connected through integrations with Slack, Zapier and more.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Nura24 is a free suite for businesses, communities, teams, collaboration or personal websites. Create a free and professional website in minutes. Nura24 is a free alternative to popular CMS or Business Software like Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Self-Hosted
      PunBB.NET is a forum written using the ASP.NET technology.
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      • Online
      Plush is the most polished, user-friendly forum experience ever, featuring real-time discussions, beautiful design, an integrated blog, member directory, private messaging, paid subscriptions and a world-class mobile experience.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Cloud Hosted Forum Communities.


    1. Platform for creating free private forums on a subdomain and cloud hosted software developed and maintained by ArmorForums. Free hosting services for forum websites and full control over settings, users, content and more.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Self-Hosted
      A web application not bloated with superfluous features or complicated configuration settings. Flazy is a simple yet powerful tool — everything you need to use in a simple forum software.
      • Windows
      • Linux
      PHP Forum Script by PHPJabbers is the perfect online forum software for all kinds of websites! It contains all must-have features of a modern, user-friendly forum software.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • MySQL Community Edition
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      YaBB SE is a PHP/MySQL port of the popular forum software YaBB (Yet another Bulletin Board).

      Discontinued

      The last version of YaBB SE was released on December 24th, 2004. The developers went on to create .

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Self-Hosted
      • Joomla
      Kunena is the ideal forum extension for Joomla. It's free, fully integrated, and no bridges or hacks are required.
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