AlternativeTo Logo

ElkArte Alternatives

ElkArte is described as 'modern, powerful community building forum software. It is completely free to use and is licensed with an open source BSD-3 clause license' and is an app in the social & communications category. There are five alternatives to ElkArte for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Mac, Windows, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is MyBB, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ElkArte are Flatboard, phpBB, Vanilla and Foru.ms.

This page was last updated
ElkArte iconElkArte
  2
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Self-Hosted

ElkArte is a modern, powerful community building forum software. It is completely free to use and is licensed with an open...

Learn more about ElkArte

  1. MyBB icon

    MyBB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    MyBB is the free and open source, intuitive, extensible, and incredibly powerful forum software you've been looking for.

    Screenshot
  2. Flatboard icon

    Flatboard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    A Simple, Lightweight, Modern and fast Flat-File Forum, using Json and Markdown or BBcode.

    Login page


  3. phpBB icon

    phpBB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP

    Since its creation in 2000, phpBB™ has become the most widely used Open Source forum solution. Like its predecessors, phpBB™ 3.2 “Rhea” has an easy to use administration panel and a user friendly installation process, which allows you to have a forum set up in minutes.

    37 languages
  4. Vanilla icon

    Vanilla

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Vanilla provides a standards-compliant, multi-lingual, theme-able and pluggablecommunity forum software that powers discussion forums on 800,000 sites.

    Screenshot
  5. Foru.ms icon

    Foru.ms

    • FreeProprietary
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Cloud Hosted Forum Communities.

    Screenshot
Showing 5 of 5 alternatives