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  • Vanilla
    Vanilla is a powerfully simple discussion forum you can easily customize to make as unique as your community.
    Core Version 3.3 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 1,000,741 Updated
  • Vanilla Porter
    Migrate your legacy forum to Vanilla for the first time. Drop this script in your existing site and navigate to it in your web browser to export your legacy forum data.
    Core Version 2.5 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 13,511 Updated
  • Who’s Online
    Adds a list of users currently browsing your site to the sidebar.
    Plugin Version 1.6 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 21,144 Updated
  • fileupload
    Images and files may be attached to discussions and comments.
    Plugin Version 1.9.2 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 19,918 Updated
  • Signatures
    Users may create custom signatures that appear after each of their comments.
    Plugin Version 1.6.1 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 16,869 Updated
  • Vanilla jsConnect
    Enables custom single sign-on solutions. They can be same-domain or cross-domain. See the documentation for details.
    Plugin Version 1.6 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 15,645 Updated
  • Post Count
    Shows each user's comment total by their name in each comment.
    Plugin Version 1.0.3 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 11,685 Updated
  • Q&A
    Users may designate a discussion as a Question and then officially accept one or more of the comments as the answer.
    Plugin Version 1.4 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 9,761 Updated
  • Sitemaps
    Creates an XML sitemap based on http://www.sitemaps.org.
    Plugin Version 2.2.1 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 6,757 Updated
  • ShareThis
    Adds ShareThis (http://sharethis.com) buttons below discussions.
    Plugin Version 1.3 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 5,841 Updated
  • Last Edited
    Appends "Post edited by [User] at [Time]" to the end of edited posts and links to change log.
    Plugin Version 1.3 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 5,784 Updated
  • Role Titles
    Lists users' roles under their name and adds role-specific CSS classes to their comments for theming.
    Plugin Version 1.1 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 5,776 Updated
  • nbbc
    Adapts The New BBCode Parser to work with Vanilla.
    Plugin Version 1.2 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 2,565 Updated
  • Locale Developer
    Contains useful functions for locale developers. When you enable this plugin go to its settings page to change your options. This plugin is maintained at http://github.com/vanillaforums/Addons
    Plugin Version 1.1.1 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 2,472 Updated
  • Participated Discussions
    Users may view a list of all discussions they have commented on. This is a more user-friendly version of an 'auto-subscribe' option.
    Plugin Version 1.1.0 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 2,411 Updated
  • Multilingual
    Allows use of multiple languages. Users can select their preferred language via a link in the footer, and administrators may embed their forum in different languages in different places.
    Plugin Version 1.4 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 1,632 Updated
  • ignore
    This plugin allows users to ignore others, filtering their comments out of discussions.
    Plugin Version 1.5 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 1,473 Updated
  • Spoof
    Administrators may "spoof" other users, meaning they temporarily sign in as that user. Helpful for debugging permission problems.
    Plugin Version 1.3 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 1,351 Updated
  • Eventi
    This plugin hooks every possible event and outputs a little chunk of signed HTML inline.
    Plugin Version 2.0.0 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 1,308 Updated
  • Feed Discussions
    Automatically creates new discussions based on content imported from supplied RSS feeds.
    Plugin Version 1.3 Author Vanilla Staff Downloads 778 Updated