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"Free" is a bit misleading - not the best BB ...
Written by Anonymous User (#1442-195) from FL, USA (Sunday, March 20, 2005)
||Listing Reviewed: Toast Forums
Strengths: simple, clean interface
Weaknesses: Free version is not open-source
Details: Why would you want to allocate your OWN server space and resources to serve Toast Forums built-in Google ads and product promos? There are many free hosted bulletin boards out there that serve the same purpose, and save you costs associated with using your own server space. The board's interface is clean and it looked as though it would be easily customizable - not at all the case with the free version. After downloading and installing, you'll soon realize that the source code is encrypted - so you're unable to tailor it completely to your site without paying first. This information did not seem prominently displayed on the site as I was downloading the "free" version, and so this was a bit misleading in my opinion. There are open-source ASP bulletin board applications which offer more features and are ad-free. I recommend to keep searching for a better app ...
Review Based On: 1 Month(s) of usage