WikidForum Features

WikidForum Features

GENERAL FEATURES

Forum

  • PHP based forum solution for fast and efficient deployment
  • MySQL back-end database
  • WikidForum can be run on any machine that supports PHP and MySQL

Built-in Applications

  • Discussion / Forum
  • Wiki journal
  • Seamless Integrated Experience through the forum and the wiki
  • Single Member Sign-on
  • Single Permission System
  • Single Admin Control Panel
  • Easy Cross Publishing (meaning forum posts can be published across in the wiki easily)
  • Single theme used across the forum, wiki and the admin panel

Multi-Roles Control Panels

  • Admin Control Panel
  • User Control Panel
  • Unified Permission System (meaning that the permission given at the admin panel is applicable to a user for both the wiki and the forum)

Search Engine Optimization

  • SEO Friendly URLs

User/Member Management

  • Multi-user system with unlimited roles and permissions

Security

  • Captcha
  • Email Verification
  • Email and password changes require current password

Support

  • Public Forum
  • Professional service in support
  • Fast turnaround time for support inquiries

Flexibility

  • Extensible user profiles
  • URL rewriting
  • Interface localization (Coming Soon!)
  • Editable Metadata

Standards Compliance

  • XHTML Compliant
  • Content Syndication (RSS)
  • Content syndication: RSS, Atom, XML

FORUM FEATURES

Forums

  • Private Forums

Threads

  • Admin Level New Post Indicator
  • Admin tools: add, edit, delete, block, move, etc.
  • Email page to a friend option
  • Tag Cloud

Posts

  • Supports HTML in post
  • Smilies
  • User avatars
  • Optional WYSIWYG or standard editors for posts
  • Attachment images (.gif, .jpg, etc.) stored on filesystem (optional, via Admin CP)
  • Post Rating
  • Post Reporting - report posts to moderators
  • Admin tools: edit, delete, move, etc.

Member Features

  • Allows members to upload pictures that can be viewed in the users' profile
  • Member List
  • Member Search
  • Send Gifts
  • Private Messaging
  • Who's Online

Avatar Options

  • Admin Defined Avatars
  • Custom Avatars - upload from your own computer or specify a URL

Privacy & Permissions

  • Permission system, based on user, user group or forums
  • Private Forums

Users &s user groups

  • User registration options
  • Unlimited Moderators

Attachment Management

  • Remove attachments

Moderation

  • Moderation queues for user registration and posting

Attachments

  • Multiple attachments and types (types defined by admin in Control Panel)
  • Attachment thumbnails (requires PHP to have GD enabled)
  • Attachment moderation

Styling & Templates

  • Powerful Template System
  • Conditionals supported in the templates
  • Ability to upload / download styles and languages

Template Engine and Layouts

  • Proprietary template engine
  • Templates / Skins
  • Design independent - can support any web-page design
  • Full CSS layout and design
  • Site-wide templates: you can create entire site using default set of templates
  • Powerful, fast and suitable for robust development

Add-ons and Plug-ins

  • Easily extensible through a plug-in architecture and variety of accessible plug-ins

API Support

  • Comprehensive documentation on API creation and Implementation
  • Support team for any one-on-one assistance on WikidForum APIs

Help and FAQ

  • Editable FAQ for your own boards
  • Context sensitive help throughout the admin Control Panel
  • Payment & Advertisement Integration
  • Google AdSense Integration
  • events

CMS FEATURES


Seamless Integrated Experience

  • Single Member Sign-on
  • Single Permission System (Both the wiki and the forum needs only a single login and a permission system)
  • Single Admin Control Panel
  • Simple Cross Publishing
  • Create matching themes across wiki articles and forum

Complete Customization

  • Full CSS Layout and Design
  • Themes & Skins
  • Plug-Ins

Unlimited Section/Site Structure Hierarchy

  • Article and Static HTML Page Publishing
  • Easily Publish Custom Widgets
  • Enable Community Members to Write and Publish Articles
  • WYSIWYG Editor
  • Inline Publishing Toolbar
  • Flexible Content Layout
  • Each Section can have unique layout and style

Publishing Options

  • Permissions can be applied to wiki articles, Pages and sections.
  • Set Article Display Order
  • Assign Articles to multiple Categories.
  • Article Status (Published, Inactive)
  • Custom statuses for articles (active, pending, headline)
  • Internal search engine for advanced searching of site content
  • Article Tags

CMS Admin Tools

  • Content Manager
  • Category manager
  • Layout Manager
  • Widget Manager

Community Management Tools

  • User Management
  • Powerful Moderation

Administration/General

  • Minimal training required
  • Visitor and Comments Statistics
  • Download and install additional assets such as templates, plug-ins and widgets directly from control panel
  • Web-based Style/Template Management
  • Inline Administration
  • Asset Management
  • Themes / Skins

Template Engine and Layouts

  • Proprietary template engine
  • Templates / Skins
  • Design independent - can support any web-page design
  • Full CSS layout and design
  • Sitewide templates: you can create entire site using default set of templates
  • Multiple templates: you can create individual templates for every section, page or even the smallest box
  • Powerful, fast and suitable for robust development
  • Add-ons and Plug-ins
  • Easily extensible through a plug-in architecture and variety of accessible plug-ins

Comments

  • Full-featured user commenting system
  • Anti-spam protection (CAPTCHA, bad words, flood protection, IP ban, posting by registered members only...)