Enhancing Forum Conversations: How the Community Chat Box Plugin Elevates Discussions

Are you looking to take your online forum to the next level and boost user engagement? The “Community Chat Box” plugin for is the perfect solution. This feature-rich plugin allows forum administrators to integrate a real-time chat experience into their community website, providing users with an exciting and interactive way to connect and communicate. In […]

Update: ForumEngine v1.8 – migrate Google Login to new API

ForumEngine v1.8 Changelog: https://www.enginethemes.com/changelogs/forumengine-v1-8-aug-18-2023/ Get ForumEngine Now

Save 30% on ForumEngine – The Best WordPress Theme for Online Communities

Online forums and discussion communities have become an integral part of the internet, providing a platform for people to connect and share ideas with like-minded individuals from all over the world. If you’re looking to build an online forum or community, ForumEngine is a comprehensive WordPress theme that provides all the necessary features to create […]

How to Increase Your Forum Website’s Reach with AddToAny Share Buttons Plugin

If you’re running a forum website on WordPress using the ForumEngine theme, you’ll want to ensure that your users can easily share your content on social media platforms and messaging apps. That’s where the “AddToAny Share Buttons” plugin comes in. AddToAny Share Buttons is a powerful and easy-to-use plugin that allows you to add social […]

Step-by-Step Guide: How to Set Up WP SMTP by WP Form with ForumEngine Theme

ForumEngine is a powerful and customizable WordPress theme designed for creating discussion forums, community portals, and online discussion boards. With ForumEngine, you can easily set up a fully functional forum site and engage your audience in meaningful conversations. However, to make your forum site more effective, you need to ensure that your email delivery system […]

Update: ForumEngine v1.7.0 – Compatible with PHP 8

ForumEngine v1.7.0 compatible with PHP 8.x (current version at the moment of this release is PHP 8.2.2) fix live preview when posting new reply/thread improve how ForumEngine enqueue scripts upgrade jQuery, jQuery mobile & other JS plugins to latest supported versions fix mobile version to be compatible with latest scripts fix appending error message when […]

Update: ForumEngine version 1.6.9


Bug fixes

  • Maximum image upload size increases from 1MB to 5MB.
  • Performance issue with posted threads containing a bulleted or numbered list is solved.
  • After posting a thread, the moderator can be able to reply and delete this thread as usual.
  • Bug of text in “Insert” button after uploading the first image has been fixed now. Particularly, “Uploading” is correctly replaced by “Insert” as of the second image.


Quick update: ForumEngine version 1.6.7

Just a quick update for version 1.6.7. Users are now able to add photos to the threads from mobile. And other technical bug fixes.  For further support, please contact support@enginethemes.com.

Update: ForumEngine version 1.6.6

ForumEngine latest version 1.6.6 has bug fixes and improvement in social login, mobile version, display and function.

Social login, profile picture update by Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus accounts

  • Facebook:

When users log in with Facebook account, the system will automatically take users’ profile picture on Facebook as their profile picture on ForumEngine.

  • Google Plus:

The social login via Google Plus account is now properly fixed and works well for all users.

  • Twitter:

For already registered users using Twitter accounts, they had to retype username and password every time logging in. This bug is fixed in this version. (more…)

Update: ForumEngine version 1.6.5 with important bug fixes in display and function

Hi guys, This week, EngineThemes would like to release the latest ForumEngine version 1.6.5. This version focuses on fixing bugs including site display, security and content submission. Header menu duplication In the previous version, the menu on the header of the site is duplicated, like this: There are two Ideas column showing at the same […]