Features

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  • Discussion Forum
  • Groups
  • Polls
  • Blog
  • SEO Friendly URLS
  • Custom META keywords/description tag
  • Customer Forum Support
  • Customer Ticket Support
  • Public Forum
  • Extensive 3rd Party Developer Community
  • Professional Services
  • Extensible User Profiles
  • URL Rewriting
  • Interface Localization
  • Metadata
  • Content Syndication (RSS)
  • Content Syndication: RSS, Atom, XML
  • PHP v5.4 compatible
  • Single Permission System
  • Single Admin Control Panel
  • Create a continuous Style/theme across Articles, Blogs, Forum
  • Admin Controls
  • Moderator Control Panel
  • User Control Panel
  • Unified Permission System
  • Power Template Engine for Advanced Customization
  • Multi-user system with unlimited roles and permissions
  • Member Groups
  • Security
  • Granular Privileges
  • Problem Notification
  • SSL Compatible
  • Captcha
  • Email Verification
  • Admin Control Panel News Manager
  • Login "Strike" System
  • Email and Password changes require current password
  • Compliant with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998
  • Unlimited Hierarchy of Forums
  • Private Forums
  • Thread and forum subscription (notification by email optional)
  • Admin tools: edit, delete, move, lock, make sticky, etc.
  • Email page to friend option
  • Supports BB Code in posts
  • Supports HTML in post
  • Smilies
  • Avatars
  • WYSIWYG or standard editors for posts and Private Messages
  • Attachment images (.gif, .jpg., etc.) stored on filesystem (optional, via Admin CP)
  • Preview post option
  • Polls
  • Post Reporting - report posts to moderators
  • User post count
  • Admin tools: edit, delete, move, etc.
  • Preview-safe Attachments
  • Member Profile Pages (updated in 4.0). This information can be viewed by other members from the member list. Custom user title, URL home page, date of birth, instant messaging medium, location, occupation, biography, interests, vB version, plus any other custom user fields that may be defined by the administrator.
  • Allows members to upload pictures that can be viewed in the user's profile.
  • Private Messaging
  • Friends List
  • Member Birthdays shown on Forum home
  • Who's Online
  • Signature Editor
  • Custom Avatars - upload from own computer or specify a URL
  • Private Message Tracking
  • Private Message filling in custom folders
  • Permission system, based on user, usergroup or forums
  • Private Forums
  • Email and password changes require current password
  • User registration options
  • User banning (by name & IP)
  • Global Ignore User - When enabled, all posts by the specified user will be ignored/unseen by other members. Automatically added to all users ignore lists.
  • Unlimited Moderators and SuperModerators
  • Permission system, based on user, usergroup or forums
  • These include Daylight Savings options, forum style chooser, selection of notification types for PM, emails etc., thread display options, WYSIWYG editor options, and language chooser
  • Task Scheduler
  • Control Panel, Moderator & Task Logs
  • Post Pruning
  • Moderation queues for user registration and posting
  • Attachment thumbnails (requires PHP to have GD enabled)
  • Storage type options for attachments (database or file system)
  • Powerful Templating System
  • Conditionals supported in the templates
  • Ability to create multiple styles which can be applied to different forums and users
  • Proprietary template engine
  • Template/Skins
  • Full CSS layout and design
  • Sitewide templates: you can create an entire site using a default set of templates
  • Powerful, fast and suitable for robust development
  • Add-ons and Plug-ins
  • Easily extensible through a plug-in architecture and variety of accessible plug-ins
  • Context sensitive help throughout the adminCP
  • The Blog Control Panel empowers members to control every aspect of their blogs, from permission controls (who has access to view and comment on the blog), to full management of blog categories, draft posts, trackbacks/pingbacks and subscriptions. Blog owners also have the ability to moderate comments on their own blog.
  • Integration with the vBulletin usergroups permission system allows site owners to regulate which users are able to create blogs, and enhancements to the vBulletin admin control panel give administrators total control over the whole system.
  • Blog utilizes the powerful vBulletin templating system, and will automatically inherit styles and color-schemes from the forums, for total out-the-box integration.
  • Anti Spam
  • Full support for the Akismet anti-spam service stamps out comment spam.