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fBulletin is a forum solution for Facebook pages and websites.
You can create free forums, you can add forums to Facebook pages, and you can embed those forums into websites

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ABOUT fBULLETIN

What is fBulletin?

fBulletin is a special forum software developed for Facebook. The forum has been designed in such way that the Facebook users can use it effectively.

Whom does the forum address?

fBulletin has been designed to meet the needs of both individuals and small and big companies. Therefore, both the individual and company users can make use of it.

 

 

THE GUIDELINE FOR REGULAR FORUM USERS

Am I to sign up to Forums?

If you have already confirmed the Forum, you do not have to sign up.

How can I join in a forum in forum directory?

When you open a forum page that you would like to use, you join it automatically.

How can I leave the forum that I have already joined?

If you want to leave a forum that you have already joined, you can click on the “leave this form” from the following page https://apps.facebook.com/fbulletin/ .

How can I invite my friends to a forum that I have already joined?

To invite your friends click on “invite friends” and on the following page choose your friends and then confirm your request.

How can I get to the directory of the forums?

 Enter to the Forum directory menu. By choosing the language, you can get to the forums written in the related language.

How can I create a new topic?

Click on the New Topic on the left of the page after you enter the category in which you want to create a new topic.

How can I reply to a topic?

After writing your reply in the reply box, click on the “reply” in the topic page

How can I embed YouTube videos to my messages?

You can easily embed YouTube videos by using the editor in the forum. Click on the YouTube icon in the editor and write the ID of the YouTube video on the space and click on OK.

How can I preview my message while creating a new topic or replying to topics?

While creating a new topic or replying to topics, you van preview your message by clicking on the “preview” button under the text box.

Can I share a topic in forum in my profile?

After creating a topic, click on the share button on the top left and then confirm.

How can suggest a topic to my friends?

In order to suggest a topic to your friends, click on the “Suggest this topic to your friends” which is under the first message in the topic. On the following page choose your friends and send it. 

How can I be informed about the new messages written in topic?

Open the topic page which you want to follow and click on “Let me know when people reply to this thread”, which is under the forum menu.

What should I do to give up being informed about the new massages written for a topic?

Open the topic page which you want to quit following. At the bottom of the page click on “You are subscribed to this topic: Unsubscribe”.

Can I be informed about the new topics created in a category?

Yes. Open the category you want to follow and click on “Let me know when people create new topics in this category”.

How can I unsubscribe from the category I follow?

Open the category that you want to unsubscribe and click on “You are subscribed to this category: Unsubscribe” at the bottom of the page.

How can I reply by quoting from a message?

Click on “Quote” under the message from which you want to quote.

How can I edit my message?

Click on “Edit” under your message. On the following page you can edit your message.

 Where can I see the topics I created in forum?

Enter the Profile menu and click on My Topics which is just under the menu.

How can I create/edit my signature in the forum?

Enter the Profile menu and you can create/edit your signature.

How can search in the forum?

Click on the Search menu and by writing your search criteria click on the search button.

How can I create my own forum?

You can make up your forum title and explanation and also choose the language, category, URL, censor, the visibility of the online users on the page after clicking on the https://apps.facebook.com/fbulletin/admin/index.php. You automatically become the administrator of your forum after creating it.

 

 

GUIDELINE FOR THE FORUM ADMINISTRATORS

Is creating a forum subjected to any payment?

No, it is free of charge.

How can I create a new forum?

You can make up your forum title and explanation and also choose the language, category, URL, censor, the visibility of the online users on the page after clicking on the https://apps.facebook.com/fbulletin/admin/index.php. You automatically become the administrator of your forum after creating it.

How can I add main and subcategories to my forum?

Click on the Build my forum in the Forum Management in the Admin panel. Click on the Add new main category Add new subcategory to "…" on the following page and type the name and description of the category and the moderator ID of the category.

How can I edit my main and subcategories?

Click on the Edit button across your category and update your category information.

How can I delete my main and subcategories?

You can delete your category by clicking on the Delete button?

How can I add moderator to my categories?

Click on the Edit across the categories an on the following page type the Facebook ID of the person whom you want to make moderator on the space across the Category Moderator.

How can I learn the Facebook ID of the person I want to make moderator? When you are in the forum, click on the name and the photo of the person you want to make moderator. The number just after the uid in the address line is the person’s Facebook ID.

How can I add more moderators in a category?

Click on the Edit button across the categories and on the space across the Category Moderator type the ID’s of the people by putting a comma after each ID.

How can I lock a category?

To lock a category, remove the click under the Open Column.

How can I change the order of main categories?

Use  to change the order of the categories by dragging and dropping the category.

How can I change the order of subcategories?

Use  to change the order of the categories by dragging and dropping the category.

How can I form the forum rules and help content?

Click on the “Set forum rules” in the Forum Management in the Admin panel. Type your rules and “help” text in the text box.

Is it possible to put my company logo or banner at the top of the forum?

Yes. Click on Make Money / My Banner in Forum management in the Admin panel. On the following page enter your banner code and confirm it. After this process, your banner is completed but it cannot be displayed. In order to display your banner in your forum, click on Activate My Banner in the upgrade forum.

What am I supposed to do in order to display the content of the banner in the forum? Click on Activate My Banner  in the upgrade forum in the Admin panel. Decide on how long to display your banner and confirm it. For this process, you are to use forum points.

Is it possible to turn the ads off in my forum?

Yes. Click on Turn ads off in the upgrade forum part in the Admin panel. On the coming page decide on how long to turn the ads off and then confirm it. For this process, you are to use forum points.

Is it possible for my forum to be ranked at the top in the directory?

Yes. Click on UP my forum in the Upgrade part in the Admin panel. On the coming page, decide on how long to upgrade your forum and then confirm it. For this process, you are to use forum points.

Can I add my forum to my Facebook page?

Yes. Open https://www.facebook.com/ForumPage and then click on the “Add to my page” link under the logo of the Forum. Then go to your page and click on forum link. Above the forum link is the ID of the page. Later on, by going to https://apps.facebook.com/fbulletin/admin/index.php , enter your page ID in the Facebook Page ID and confirm it.

What is the forum points?

It is a payment method to perform some special processes like turning the ads off, putting company logo, and upgrading your rank, etc.

How can I earn Forum points?

In order to earn forum points, click on “Earn forum points”. You can earn forum points by such methods as paypal, credit card or even you can earn free points by using free offers. It takes up to 1 hour to transfer the free points to your account.

How can I be informed about the latest updates related to forum software?

Click on Read the latest updates in the Assistance part in the Admin panel. On the coming page, you can follow the latest upgrades and new features.

What am I supposed to do for the problems with the forum software?

Click Got problems? Write here  in the assistance part in the Admin panel. On the coming page write your problem down. Your problem will be solved ass soon as possible.

What am I supposed to do problems other than those motioned here?

Write your problems to http://www.fbulletin.com/contact.php.