PlushForums Alternatives

    PlushForums is described as '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' and is an website in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 50 alternatives to PlushForums, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is Minds, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to PlushForums are Discourse (Paid, Open Source), Friendica (Free, Open Source), Flarum (Free, Open Source) and phpBB (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 12, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Self-Hosted
      PunBB.NET is a forum written using the ASP.NET technology.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      ProBoards is a host of free forums with customer service.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Cloud Hosted Forum Communities.
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      • 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.
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    1. Advanced Electron Forums is a free bulletin board software, written in PHP and MySQL.

      Discontinued

      Website unavailable, app still available through download sites.

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      • 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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      A new type of low-maintenance online forum, that is 100 times more productive, unbiased and scalable.

      Discontinued

      Website/service unavailable.

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Create your own Social Network for Free!.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      A new social claiming to protect free-speech, user's private data, no algorithm. There are android Ios apps, browser access.
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