How can you add a forum/discussion board on a WordPress site?

Question by ♣ iPaulTV ♣: How can you add a forum/discussion board on a WordPress site?
I have a wordpress website and want to add a forum or discussion board of some sort on it.

How can i do this? Is there a widget, or something?

Please help.

Best answer:

Answer by dragon
You can just add a forum like phpBB within a different directory and link your WordPress to it. I can’t think of a way to actually have the two integrated unless you can find a plugin for WordPress.

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One comment

  1. I LUV U RUCHI REALLY SO MUCH says:

    An Independent Forum is very easy to add anywhere.
    But i have the Exact Solution for you to integrate it with WordPress!
    After applying my solution you will be able to:
    Add forum to your WordPress site. (www.yourblog.com/forum/)
    The forum will be connected to the WordPress so no separate login required for that.
    Anyone with WordPress user id and pass can engage in forums.

    Solution:-

    Download and install the this plugin http://www.fahlstad.se/wp-plugins/wp-forum/
    Follow instructions and create a page to make a URL for forum.
    Create Topics and assign moderators for the forum.

    And There you Go!

    To know how to install plugins for WordPress visit http://codex.wordpress.org/Managing_Plugins
    So after that you can install forum for your WordPress Blog.

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