The best forum hosting for your online discussions!
Online forums allow people with similar interests to easily discuss topics publicly. The most popular forum applications used on our servers are phpBB, SMF, vBulletin, mybb and IPB. No matter if you choose any of them, or another LAMP compatible software, we will make sure that your forum runs smoothly on our servers and that your website is safer, faster and better supported than anywhere else!
Fast and secure servers
Our powerful servers are especially optimized and ensure the best forum performance.
- Best data centers on three continents
- Hardware setup with focus on speed
- Unique account isolation for security
- 24/7 proactive uptime monitoring
Amazing support team
Our support team is extremely fast and can help you with setting up and maintaining a forum on your account.
- Forum installation, transfer and help
- 24/7 availability on phone, chat and tickets
- Below 15 min average ticket response
- Below 1 min wait time on phone and chat!
Unique Hosting Extras
At SiteGround we provide multiple features that enhance your hosting account:
- You are covered against failures with our free daily backup
- More speed and security with free CloudFlare CDN
- Super speed option with our SuperCacher!
Start New Forum Website
...with the easiest installation ever!
Transfer Your Website
...with our free help and no hassle!
Our Servers Meet All Forum Requirements:
Softaculous for forum software auto installation
More than 10 popular forum apps such as phpBB, SMF, AEF etc. can be easily installed through Softaculous Autoinstaller, that you will find in your cPanel.
The appropriate PHP version
You can use the latest stable PHP version that is compatible with Forum together with 5 more PHP versions to choose from!
Optimized MySQL for faster handling of requests
We always have the latest MySQL version and we additionally tweak our MySQL server, so that is handles requests faster.