Community Forums Evolved.

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We believe that online communities should be intuitive, engaging and true to your brand. Vanilla allows you to create a customized community that rewards positive participation, automatically curates content and lets members drive moderation.

Vanilla Open Source

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  • You Host It
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Latest Stable Download: Version 2.1.11

Released: June 12

System Requirements

Vanilla provides cloud and open source community forum software that powers discussion forums on 825,745 sites. Built for flexibility and integration, Vanilla is the best, most powerful community solution in the world.
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