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phpBB is a free flat-forum bulletin board software solution that can be used to stay in touch with a group of people or can power your entire website. With an extensive database of user-created extensions and styles database containing hundreds of style and image packages to customise your board, you can create a very unique forum in minutes.

No other bulletin board software offers a greater complement of features, while maintaining efficiency and ease of use. Best of all, phpBB is completely free. We welcome you to test it for yourself today. If you have any questions please visit our Community Forum where our staff and members of the community will be happy to assist you with anything from configuring the software to modifying the code for individual needs. Learn more about phpBB.


Latest phpBB Announcements and Blog Posts


  • 12
    Jan
    2023
    Announcement

    Hi everyone, Following many other open source projects, the phpBB project has created the phpBB Collective on the Open Collective platform. Going forward, we will be able to accept donations … read more

  • 09
    Jan
    2023
    Announcement

    Hi all, We have noticed that the CDN that provides loading of emojis in phpBB has stopped working. While a new version that takes care of this is already in the works, you will most likely notice … read more

  • 28
    Nov
    2022
    Announcement

    Greetings everyone, We are pleased to announce the release of phpBB 3.3.9 “Bertie’s lunar flyby”. This version is a maintenance release of the 3.3.x branch which improves PHP 8.0 and 8.1 … read more

  • 04
    Feb
    2023
    Blog Post

    If you’re a PHP developer, you’ll know that setting up a new development environment can be annoying and time consuming! You have to find a code editor, you have to install a web server like … read more

  • 16
    Sep
    2018
    Blog Post

    In 2007 phpBB stepped into a new era with its release of the now infamous “prosilver” theme. One decade ago we pushed the envelope of what a forum should look like, how it should function, and how … read more

  • 09
    Sep
    2017
    Blog Post

    After several months of preparations and many hours of travelling, most of our team members have arrived in Budapest for our annual team hackathon. Our meeting space was provided by L’Office … read more


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