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    XF 2.2 Top posters of the month widget?

    Hi... Just wondering if XF 2.2 has the ability to display a 'top posters of the month' widget out of the box like you can see in the sidebar on https://www.avsforum.com/ - i.e. I did find this add-on, but it seems like its no longer maintained...
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    XF 2.2 Step by step guide for template modification?

    Is there any step by step guide regarding template modification? Like how to create your own custom theme, how to preview it, where the files should be added, etc... It seems like it's not mentioned in the documentation. For example, we wanted to show the posts/thread count and the number of...
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    How to offer an eBook / eGuide as a 'lead magnet' for signups

    Thanks... Is it possible to embed register with google / login with fb buttons on there? Or would I just place a link to the /register/ page?
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    How to offer an eBook / eGuide as a 'lead magnet' for signups

    Thanks for the quick reply... Do you have a reference for how to create a page node? I did a quick google and found this: https://xenforo.com/community/resources/how-to-create-a-page-node.354/ But it might be outdated info.
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    How to offer an eBook / eGuide as a 'lead magnet' for signups

    Hi guys... I'm in the process of creating an eBook as a way to incentivise new members to sign up to my forum. My question is around what the best way would be to create a 'landing page' that explains the benefits of the ebook are and why they should join the forum, etc.. I'd like to set...
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    What's your users' average time per visit?

    @Your Ski Advisor how did you get your bounce rate down so much?
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    Best way to 'transplant' a FB group to a Xenforo?

    @TheGroove thanks for the reply... how much traffic are you able to drive to your forum on average per FB post?
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    Best way to 'transplant' a FB group to a Xenforo?

    I've been thinking about this... My forum isn't live yet, so I can't say which of the following (if any) will work, but here's my list of ideas: - Making oAuth signup / login SUPER obvious... Like on the vertical scope forums (e.g. https://www.halloweenforum.com/), this little popup appears in...
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    Typical forum rpm

    I have a few large FB groups that I'm working on transitioning to Xenforo @Pepelepew
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    Typical forum rpm

    Yeah I hear you... I was just looking for some indicative numbers @Walter
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    Typical forum rpm

    Wondering if any forum owners would be willing to weigh in with what their typical RPM (revenue per thousand impressions) is?
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    How do you compete with Reddit and FB Groups?

    Reddit and FB groups are tough competitors for forums - I don't think anyone here would disagree with that. Short of having a forum with a lot of existing momentum, loyal users, etc., how do we compete with them? I've put together a list of ideas / strategies that I plan to try once my forum...
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    What's your users' average time per visit?

    I'm still working on my first Xenforo project but was just wondering what kind of time spent per session, bounce rate, etc. you all are seeing? I appreciate that this is probably quite forum specific (both in terms of design and subject matter) but was just curious. Cheers
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    XF 2 Need some Xenforo custom work done

    Just purchased a license... I'm looking for what I hope is fairly minimal customisation of standard Xenforo. The style / functionality I am after is essentially https://www.avsforum.com/ (I like the simplicity of it), but obviously with an updated header logo / hero image :) I can provide...
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