Forums are common to many sites. A traditional way of discussing things among the users is through the forums. Joomla! sites can also have forums. There are a few popular forum extensions for Joomla!, out of which the Agora forum is the most popular. You can add this extension to have a functional forum on your Joomla! site. In this recipe, we are going to show you how to add a forum to your Joomla! site.
Download the Agora Forum extension from http://jvitals.com/downloads/category/1-components. Once downloaded, install this component from the Extensions | Install/Uninstall screen.
After installing the Agora component, carry out the following steps: