More than one way of skinning … a forum

Since version phpBB 3.0.3 very little has happened. It was ... SOCIAL MEDIA. No more, the rise of Twitter and Facebook has made forums a minority interest. Will it fade away as a medium for public discussion as did Usenet? Meanwhile amongst the other forum products the sale of the commercial VBulletin appears to have moved the market. What should a Forum Administrator do to keep a forum alive? [...]

Sydenham and beyond

I added a Community page to this website today. I have lived in Sydenham since 1985 and worked here since 1993. In the early days we built some commercial community sites covering the wealthier areas of Surrey. We sold those off profitably in the good old boom days of the net [...[