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phpBB: Build and run your own messageboard

Advantages: Easy to use, well supported, free
Disadvantages: Spammers, some minor quirks

Sometimes it's nice to gather a group of people with similar interests into one place and get everyone to interact. It doesn't matter if this is down at the pub, at someone's house or even on the World Wide Web, a great deal of fun can be had discussing y ...

TheDuke 29.11.2006 · Read full review
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phpBB For Me

Advantages: Very clear and easy to use - It's free!
Disadvantages: None that I can see!

I first began writing this review as a review of the product and not the actual website. I’ve since thought about it and realised that the product (on Ciao) is the website and not what the site is “selling” if that makes sense? Anyway, enough of my twi ...

Calldean 26.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of phpbb.com

Easy building of Online communities

Advantages: Powerful forum has automated set up for Mysql 3 & 4
Disadvantages: None as yet

Recently I downloaded PhpBB from www.phpbb.com. This is a selection of php scripts that allow you to run a forum on your web site. To install it you need a decent server that allows you access to either a Mysql, Mssql PostgreSQL or Access/ODBC databas ...

Grahame00 14.08.2004 · Read full review
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Not as unsecure as people say...

Advantages: Big userbase, free, easy to manage and secure
Disadvantages: Bad reputation and a target by hackers and spammers because of the huge userbase phpBB has

phpBB is a very popular widely used forum software that has millions of installation all over the internet. phpBB has had a bad reputation for quite a few years as many people always think of phpBB being un-secure and not safe to use. Because of that p ...

FowlerFP 07.10.2008 · Read full review
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Tick Talk...

Advantages: A great, community spirit. Fun and easy to use.
Disadvantages: Eats up precious sleeping-hours...

O.K, so I’m a bachelor. Hey, life in a bachelor pad can be very enjoyable, but there are times (especially in the dead of winter, stuck out on this windswept raft of land I call home) where cabin fever kicks in and you just want to talk to someone. ...

WembleyFraggle 23.08.2001 · Read full review
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