If you are looking for a good place to communicate with others, then check out Invision Board that is truly outstanding and which has taken more than seven years to develop the software that runs it. It is powerful, practical and also intuitive and very flexible and is extremely fast as well, which makes it a complete package. Using Invision Board helps develop a community that will allow members to build meaningful relationships by providing an outlet where they can give, share information as well as become friends with fellow members.
Invision Board is also very popular and is also open source that works well and it is also a bulletin board package that comes with a user interface that can best be described as simple and it has clean looks and an administration panel and it can be customized to suit individual requirements and it also scalable as well.
Though it may lack the elegance and power of SMF, it may still prove to be a viable alternative to most other discussion boards and is certainly worth checking out. What is particularly attractive in Invision Board is the forum software used, and once you begin to use Invision Board you will find that it grows on you.
In fact, using Invision Board will prove to be a wise choice because you get much better performance, and with its new 'Pro' skin it allows you to create a more professional skin for your board. In addition, it also comes with a brand new personal profile to help you get the most out of social networking, and for helping to ease communicating with friends, there is a buddy list which allows you to ignore bothersome users. Finally, Invision Board also has its all new rich text editor that allows users to easily format their posts.