Discover the wealth of built-in components
100% Open Source
Incorporate Phanbook into your site with complete confidence – the code belongs to everyone.
As members become trusted regulars over time, they earn abilities to help maintain their community.
Mobile and Tablet
Designed for touch devices from day one. Automatic mobile and touch layouts that scale to fit your device.
Optimized for Reading
To keep reading, just keep scrolling. When you reach the bottom, suggested topics keep you reading.
Friendly, human readable URLs and clean HTML. Optimized for Google indexing and searching.
Single Sign On
Seamlessly integrate Discourse with your existing site's login system with easy, robust single sign on.
Easily add Google, Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo, GitHub, and other common social logins
Revision tracking on every edit, with a visual difference highlighter to show changes.
Mix and match Markdown, BBCode, and HTML formatting in posts.
Comprehensive spam blocking heuristics including new user sandboxing, user flag blocking, and standard nofollow. Built in Akismet spam protection.
Flagging system lets the community suppress spam and dangerous content, and amicably resolve disputes on their own.
Encourage positive community behaviors through the included set of badges, or add your own custom badges.
When you aren't active on the website, your notifications will be automatically sent to you via email.
Make sure your code runs against all versions of your favorite language without breaking a sweat.