MyBB is described as 'is the free and open source, intuitive, extensible, and incredibly powerful forum software you've been looking for' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to MyBB for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, the Web, 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 apps like MyBB are Simple Machines Forum (Free, Open Source), NodeBB (Freemium, Open Source), FluxBB (Free, Open Source) and Flatboard (Free, Open Source).
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- Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun. It's simple, fast, and free. View 49 alternatives to Flarum
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Flarum vs MyBBStill early development, limited features by comparison and forum structure/layout are quite different from traditional. Good features by default, but not the same methodologies for those comfortable with traditional discussion boards.