If it's a great and popular forum, then I'm sure there's a good chance of that happening. The best thing will be for it to be good enough so there are plenty of other sites linking back to it. No addon or core feature can do that sadly.if someone type political forums will my website pop up on google search.
True, I think many of us learned this through trial and error just a few short years ago. We chased SEO like crazy, and the folks at Google just kept changing the game.However, there is no amount of SEO related features that can be a substitute for good quality content.