Online Forums

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Online forums are platforms for hosting moderated public discussions focused around a common theme or subject matter, structured so that each discussion sub-topic is a separate thread with nested replies, organized newest-firstIncluded in this category are message boards, bulletin boards, and other forums where members and guests pose and respond to questions, opine, debate and otherwise engage with each other. See also Community Marketing, see also Social Network.

 

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By ADfits
The ADfits platform leverages gamification methods and social media to drive sales, engagement and loyalty in order to achieve measurably improved ROI.
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Bazaarvoice Connections is a platform hosting authentic ratings and reviews and questions and answers on nearly 2,000 retail and brand websites globally. Connections puts the user's brand into those conversations. Connections is an online portal wher...
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Bazaarvoice Ratings & Reviews empowers your customers to share their opinions and experiences, wherever they shop, and enables you to reach more people and influence more purchases. Collect authentic reviews and photos from your customers, create a r...
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The BoardReader application searches for, locates, and displays information from multiple web sources, such a online forums, message boards, blogs, news sources, and videos. The BoardReader application is a feed aggregator.
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CommunityCraft is a communication hub and member management solution. Organization can create an online community for members to stay up to date in one central location.
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Proactively boost customer retention and lifetime value with a loyalty program that facilitates rewards for purchases and advocacy actions across all online and offline channels. Our comprehensive Customer Loyalty solution delivers full online, in-...
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By Dimelo
Dimelo Communities is a software solution that powers user participation sites, to create and foster valuable conversations, to engage with customers in public and private groups, contests, videos, and more.
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By DNN
Evoq Engage is a customer engagement solution that encourages user-generated content via a newsfeed, discussion and idea forums, and blogs.
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By Flarum
Flarum is the next-generation forum software that makes online discussion fun.
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Forumbee enables companies to engage audiences with public or private branded social community forums designed to collect user feedback, spark discussions, and benefit from community-powered Q&A. Hosted on an industry-leading Amazon Web Services clou...
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