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Pre-Sale Questions

Discussion in 'XenForo Pre-Sales Questions' started by Clark, Jan 24, 2012.

  1. Clark

    Clark New Member

    Hey guys, to think I was going to purchase BurningBoard and then I found this software. Awesome, anyways just a few thoughts. I know this is a young project but it looks like it has a lot of promise and I'm going to be looking into purchasing it. Edit (the software not the project lol)

    Just a few questions if that's okay? Are there plenty of themes to choose from that are free and also plugins particularly a Wordpress bridge and Video support for Youtube and other video sites? There two essential plugins for me. And how about if I wanted to purchase a theme is there any sites you could refer to or do you have a design store on-site that I've not discovered yet?

    Thanks for answering these,

    Clark.
     
  2. Digital Doctor

    Digital Doctor Well-Known Member

    Are there plenty of themes to choose from that are free ?
    Styles.
    A popular one is Flexile.

    There two essential plugins for me.
    (1) a Wordpress bridge
    - 2 options.
    (A) Free: http://xenforo.com/community/threads/wordpress-3-bridge.5398/
    (B) $39. http://xenscripts.com/xenforo-to-wordpress-bridge/
    Note: both support the awesome "Style your Wordpress like Xenforo Theme - XenDynamic"

    (2) Video support for Youtube and other video sites?
    included by default. :)
    Code:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_sfnQDr1-o
    just put the URL anywhere and xenforo will embed it.


    You can add many different videos.


    lots of cool themes around.

    Another Theme to style Wordpress
    http://xenforo.com/community/threads/xenforo-wordpress-theme.9163/
     
  3. Clark

    Clark New Member

    I have a free theme in mind and the commercial Wordpress bridge looks to fit my needs. And Youtube and Social media support in Xenforo support as standard? Wow, I'm sold. Will be buying Xenforo in a few weeks. Will have to wait a little bit to get the Wordpress bridge but on the plus side this has everything I want to make the community I want.

    Thank you very much for your help Digital Doctor.

    All the best,

    Clark.
     
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  4. Clark

    Clark New Member

    I finally purchased Xenforo today! Let the development begin. :D
     
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  5. Digital Doctor

    Digital Doctor Well-Known Member

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    Good luck !!!
     
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  6. Clark

    Clark New Member

    Thanks! :)
     
  7. SchmitzIT

    SchmitzIT Well-Known Member

    Welcome aboard :)
     
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  8. Garamond

    Garamond Well-Known Member

    Welcome and congrats with a very good decision. I have runned forums for 9 years but haven't had so much fun since I migrated to Xenforo last summer :)
     

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