Among all different types of websites, forums are the least interactive ones. But, they can do wonders, considering a community is active there.

If you have knowledge on a particular subject, have a team of enthusiastic members for the same subject, then starting a WordPress forum can be a fruitful game.

You need to begin the community, keep it interesting and moderated, and it will grow further. Now, to make sure a fully functional community is working, you need a forum plugin.

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So, here is a compilation of best WordPress forum plugins. You can pick any of these, but the first one is the highly recommended. Let’s have a look at our options now!

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    DW Question & Answer


    This is the final recommendation from my side, which can let you create a simple yet powerful looking question answer website, like Quora or Yahoo Answers. It is integra …. Read full review

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    It’s another free product which comes with slightly different visuals with few customization options. The prime attraction is the responsive layout, making sure the we …. Read full review

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    Our next recommendation is a visually stunning product which comes with all basic WordPress forum functionalities, wrapped in an elegant visual makeover …. Read full review

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    It’s a different type of forum running the plugin, which is a social networking tool. In simple words, it can allow you to run a proper Read full review

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    Forums by WPMU dev


    The only downside with this plugin is that to get it, you have to buy the membership package from WPMUdev. But, the plus side here is that you also get tons of other plu …. Read full review

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    As I mentioned above, bbPress is the highly recommended product which is available for free. But, it gets integrated deep into the WordPress and works properly with almo …. Read full review