MyBB being versatile and open source brings lots of possibility in terms of designing. sidebar is one of the best ways to showcase extra information on screen to users without increasing the page size. Adding a sidebar on index page in MyBB is very easy, I will show you step by step how you can create a sidebar on your forums with board stats and who’s online.
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Parsing BB Code to HTML is often required in PHP pages in MyBB. MyBB provides various types of BB code such as [img],,[font] and a lots of BB code but what if you are using MyBB integrated with a different project and you want to use those BB codes in your applications. One of the most difficult situations when you are parsing BB code to PHP in custom pages.
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Let’s say you started a new forum or your forum is on the verge of dying, just because of one reason “Traffic”. I have seen numerous forums with great potential die because of not properly marketing, branding, advertising, sharing of data, and this is a small list of items that you should target.
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Most of the successful webmaster start their community with the idea of serving a purpose to the internet world, which results in a successful forum. But while running the community, making money is also a important concern because there are lots of issues they can face, such as High server cost, DDoS Protection, Domain renewals , plugins developments, staff payments, community services and lots more which is now allowed in everyone pocket. Which results in the distressed webmasters and ultimately it results in closing down the community.
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MyBB 1.8 is one of the major release that has different MyBB 1.8 theme design and template structure than previous MyBB versions (1.2, 1.4 , 1.6) with inclusion of jquery by default, MyBB 1.8 themes can now be written which has given a whole new possibility in theme designs. Continue reading MyBB 1.8 Themes – Upgrade towards a better forum software
MyBB default icons are very good and optimized but what if you want unique look for your forum ie “Alternative Icons for MyBB Forum Theme and Font Awesome based icons”. You have only one option that is google search. Today i will tell you how to get alternative icons for your MyBB Theme
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Forum Spam are the reason why 30% of the forums die. The reason being genuine members of a forum gets spammed by private messagesor forum posts or forum threads causing members to create a negative impression about the forum which results in decline in their activity.
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MyBB is one the best free forum software available and every forum needs the best hosting to ensure they get 100% uptime and do not suffer any damage because of their MyBB forum hosting.
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One of the biggest problem faced by forum owners these days is content leeching/leaking. Not only forum owner but the members who post that content also face that problem. Though it is 100% not possible to stop content leaks but there is a way we can prevent that to some extent. I will tell how you can prevent it and reduce the chances of your content leeching.
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MyBB is one of the best free forum software available in market these days. It will always be free but being free it has lot of advantages and one of them is the amount of plugins being developed for it everyday. In this article i will tell you how to get your MyBB forum work best on mobile and handhelds without going into much trouble. There are four options that are available for you which can make your forum optimized for mobile and handheld devices.
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