Chapter 7. Community Building Modules

IN THIS CHAPTER

Three of the most important community building tools for any website are calendars, forums, and newsletters. With any of the applications, you can create a system in which users regularly return for new dynamic content, and these tools can become self-perpetuating when users themselves help to generate more new content.

PostNuke does not currently include a calendar, forum, or newsletter module with its core package, but a number of third-party modules are available for PostNuke that work quite well.

This chapter examines the following five third-party community modules you can use with your PostNuke website:

  • PostCalendar

  • pnConcert/pnEvent

  • PNphpBB2

  • XForum ...

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