SMF - Simple Machines Forum

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Portable version available: 

There is no portable version of this product available.

Our rating: 

License type: 

System requirements: 

LAMP; servers with PHP and MySQL

Download file size: 

2.13 MB

Version: 

1.1.4

Additional information: 

Choice of templates: 100's Number of plugins (estimate): 500 SEF URL solution tested: PrettyURLs SimplePortal plugin - modules & menus To learn more visit its forum or online help.

64 Bit compatibility: 

32 bit only

Page anchor: 

SMF-Simple-Machines-Forum

Review article: 

Best Free Website Forum Software

Pros: 

Best free forum, easy to administrate, great plugin system, good choice of templates, good ACL, plenty of options, good security

Product type: 

Combines a web service with a stand-alone program

Cons: 

Poor SEO (in comparison with the top CMS software), occasional session ID URLs (SIDs), basic docs

Top Pick?: 

1

Download page: 

http://download.simplemachines.org/

Developers website: 

http://www.simplemachines.org/