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Introduction to phpBB Forum Hosting

phpBB3 is the latest update to the phpBB series, incorporating a plethora of new features, speed, stability and security improvements, and is much easier to use than its predecessor, phpBB2.

Millions of people use phpBB on a daily basis, making it the most widely used open source bulletin board system in the world. Whether you want to stay in touch with a small group of friends or are looking to set up a large multi-category board for a corporate website, phpBB has the features you need built in.

phpBB3 is a widely supported and highly customizable online bulletin board script, perfect for building an online community with your WEB24 Hosting.
Newer users will appreciate phpBB’s extensive administration panel, the most intricate features without having to edit code directly, while advanced users will value the ease with which phpBB can be integrated into existing systems.

phpBB3 introduces a huge range of new features to the phpBB series, including:

Password protected forums

  • Forum specific styles
  • Redirect forums
  • Sub forums
  • Forum rules
  • An improved moderation control panel
  • An enhanced administration panel
  • Improved style/theme system
  • Easy to use extensions
  • Revamped default style
  • Advanced caching features
  • Advanced spam prevention features


And many more. It has also been brought up to date with the latest web standards, and is both faster and more secure. In total, phpBB3 adds 130 new features and many other improvements under the hood.