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Setting up a forum

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Internet forums are a good way to find answers to many different questions and discuss various issues. The majority of forums are based on a specific subject to help the users find the right forum.

Here are a few ways to set up a forum:

  • Forum through your own website. The easiest way to set up your own forum is to create it on your own website. There are several templates that you can download for free or for a small fee that will allow you to make a forum page. Having a forum page on your website is a great way to attract more people. For example, if you are promoting or selling a specific product or service, forum page will help you get more feedback from your customers.
  • Use web-hosting sites. There are several web-hosting sites that will help you create many different kinds of web pages, including forum. They also will host your forum page for a fee. This fee will include the domain name and monthly maintenance. If you have almost no computer skills, they will help you set up your page.  
  • Use forum hosting sites. Another way to set up a forum is to use forum hosting sites. Some forum hosting sites offer their services for free but with some limited advertisements.
  • Being a part of forum community. To set up your own discussion, you can use someone else’s forum page. Some forum community websites will allow you to create not just forum pages but also a blog page. There are several graphic themes that you can use for your forum page.