Bestweb script provides a threaded discussion forum using PHP and MySQL.
- Sleek design, fast execution time.
- Usenet style threaded discussions.
- Multiple discussion forums support
- Index page for multiple forums indicating #of total threads, total messages, new messages.
- Multiple language support (any language can be supported by translating a simple text file)
- Messages can be automatically archieved without any hassle.
- (Optional) Time limited message deletion system (access to perl and crontab needed)
- When a message posted it notifies the administrator
- When a reply to a message posted it (optionally by posters request) notifies the orginal author.
- Counter that shows how many times the message has been read.
- ICQ status/pager of the original poster .
- Print version of the same message.
- Send/Recommend the message to friend.
- Send email to the original poster by using online form. It also prevents e-mail harvesting.
- Messages can be voted by the readers. (add-on provided by phpvault.com)
- Use of stylesheets to ease the customisation/modification.
- Use of header and footer to fit the look of your site.