Yet another Bulletin Board (Yabb) is a free and open source community forum software and bulletin board written in Perl. The software provide a real-time chat and support system for your visitors. with chat programs user can directly talk with people, only you have to be on at the same time as others.
With forum software like Yet another Bulletin Board (Yabb), User can talk with friends and colleagues at any time and everyone can join in the conversation! Build a community and get visitors to come back for interesting discussions, fun chit chat, or needed support without having to spend thousands of dollars.
The software is the world’s first and most popular open-source perl forum software! All you need to do to get started is download YaBB from this site for FREE and install it on your existing website! You can control every aspect of your forum.
Features of Yet another Bulletin Board
- Full administration and moderating options
- Ability to change settings and template on the fly
- Full YaBBC code in posts, with error-checking galore
- Full ‘editor’ bar for inserting smileys and YaBBC tags
- Full preview ability
- Option to receive topic "notification"
- Integrated instant messaging system for member to member communication
- Ability to customize the layout colors and CSS via one template
- Private Boards in which only certain member groups can access
- Login length options
- Delete registered members
- Full profile options, including signature, settings, and personal information
- Email all registered users
- ‘Maintenance Mode’ for major board administration
- Online help for users and admin’s
- Moderator/Administrator ability to move topics
- Simple registration form and option to generate random password
- Post icons to designate the message type
- Admin option to disable the YaBBC code
- Easy to use editor-style interface