Software Alternatives & Reviews


Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry Pi is a cheap, credit-card sized computer. The official website uses phpBB for their discussion forums. phpBB is not affiliated with nor responsible for any of the sites listed on the showcase.

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phpBB Alternatives

The best phpBB alternatives based on verified products, community votes, reviews and other factors.
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    Discourse is an open source discussion platform built for the next decade of the Internet.

    Open Source paid Free Trial $100.0 / Monthly

  2. 143

    Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun. It's simple, fast, and free.

    Open Source

  3. The complete stand-up and follow-up bot

    Try for free freemium $29.0 / Monthly (Flat price)

  4. 124

    Intuitive. Social. Engaging. Fast. XenForo brings a fresh outlook to forum software.

  5. 121

    MyBB is a discussion board software that runs on PHP and MySQL

    Open Source

  6. 71

    Build an engaging community forum using Vanilla's modern cloud forum software.

  7. 130

    NodeBB Forum Software - A better community platform for the modern web. NodeBB is a next generation forum software that's free and easy to use.

    Open Source

  8. 47

    Forumbee offers community forums for discussions, feedback and Q&A.

  9. 83

    Simple Machines offers free open source software such as SMF, the powerful and easy to use community forum written in PHP. Start interesting discussions on your website!

    Open Source

  10. 88

    FluxBB is a fast, light, user-friendly forum application for your website.

    Open Source

  11. 89

    Vanilla is a free Mac app that lets you hide icons from your menu bar.

  12. 46

    PunBB is a fast and lightweight PHP-powered discussion board.

  13. 44

    Asgaros Forum is a forum solution for WordPress.

  14. 44

    jforum is a Java-based discussion board software.

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