Simple Forum PHP script

You need a simple forum or discussion board on your website? Simple Forum PHP script can be easily integrated into a page and fit the design of your website.

Simple Forum PHP script demo

Simple Forum PHP accents

Password protected admin area with multiple options and features that you can control

Any language support

Visual(CSS) style control in admin area

Option to approve topics/replies before having them posted

Choose order (assending or descending) of replies

Counter for the number of replies for each topic

Option to choose the type of anti-spam code - phpCaptcha, math captcha, simple captcha, very simple captcha, or no captcha

Simple and readable php/html open source code

Easy to place on your webpage - copy and paste a single line of code

We provide free email support for script installation and setup

High code standard - the script is tested with all new PHP versions

Requirements, Version and Free Installation

Minimum requirements: PHP version 5.6 or higher(work with PHP up to 8.2.x) and MySQL version 5.0 or higher.

Current stable version of Simple Forum PHP is 2.8 (minor update - July 25, 2023). Updates log.

Once you buy a script license we will install it and test it for you for free.


You can buy Simple Forum PHP with Single or Extended License:

Simple Forum PHP Features

Protected administration page

Well designed admin area will allow you manage categories, options, preview/approve topics/replies.

Simple one step installation wizard

The wizard will ask you for the database connection details, and choose admin username and password.

Topics Categories

Categories will allow your visitors to set category of its topics. A drop down at the top will filter categories.

Any language support

You will be able to translate all the text in front-end and back-end of the script in your own language.

Fully readable source code

Easy customizable open php/html/css source code. Any web developer will be able to edit it.

Search bar

Visitor will be able to search and find the exact topic in the list of results.

Captcha protection

Choose between 4 captchas on topic/reply form. Option for banned words will prevent submitting bad topics/replies.

Developer License

The owner of license may install the script unlimited times without restriction for the number of domains for a life time.

Allowable HTML tags

Option to allow the most used html tags like <a>, <img>, <strong>, <center>, <p>, <h1>, <h2>, and so on.

RSS Feed validated by w3c

The script automatically generate RSS feed, so readers could subscibe and show your forum topics on their websites.