Open-Source, lighter, scalable, full-featured community discussion forum script written in asp.net core framework for existing or stand-alone applications.
ForumEngine is a complete solution that includes all basic and advance features to build any level of social community forum discussion application.
It can be used as standalone application or can be easily integrated in existing solution.
Currently built with ASP.NET Core 3.1 + Angular 9.0.5 + Bootstrap 4.4.1
List of main features of ForumEngine.
Extended ASP.NET Identity Module that can allow users to create account, login, manage account, update profile, change password, email etc
Allow user or site administrator to post unlimited topics, replies with controls to review, approve, resolve and take other actions.
Advance my-account application (Angular based) that can allow users to manage submitted and replied topics, profile, settings and configurations.
It support public user profiles to access public contents of each other.
Advance control panel (single page latest angular based) that can help site administrator to manage website settings, configurations, contents, users, reports etc.
Support advance configuration section that can allow you configure almost every available features on the fly without making changes in code.
Single step easy installation module that can help you easily configure database, default admin user, initialize application with default settings to make your application ready to use.
Support managing multiple ui cultures, configure your default language and allow multiple language options for user to choose from.
It support advance category managing module that can allow you to manage unlimited categories with unlimited hierarchy and separate it for each type of contents.
It support managing advertisement (e.g Adsense Script) from control panel for different types of blocks that display / render ads on different sections and pages.
Angular based real time search module that can allow users to search posted topics and replies and more.
It support dynamically generated sitemaps from submitted topics, pages, categories, tags etc, that can be easily submitted to search engines to index your data and pages fastly.
It support generating both RSS / ATOM feeds from posted topics
It support advance mail template tool that can help you manage and customize mail templates from control panel.
It include advance reporting module that can help site administrator to view different type of reports e.g display videos posted trends monthly bases for current year.
It include abuse / spam reporting functionality and management module in control panel that can help administrator to review and take action on reports sent from website.
It include advance error logging module, that can log almost every type of error occurs while user browsing the site and report to site administrator for review.
It include advance dynamic profile attribute management tool that can help site administrator to adjust user profile attributes from control panel without making changes in code.
It include optional module that can allow site administrator to manage, block ip-address to access and use website.
Advance single routing and friendly url logic designed to make almost every page url act as root url without using separate controllers / actions.