You are viewing the PKP Support Forum | PKP Home Wiki

Advice for Creating a User Forum on Journal Website

OJS development discussion, enhancement requests, third-party patches and plug-ins.

Moderators: jmacgreg, btbell, michael, bdgregg, barbarah, asmecher

Forum rules
The Public Knowledge Project Support Forum is moving to http://forum.pkp.sfu.ca

This forum will be maintained permanently as an archived historical resource, but all new questions should be added to the new forum. Questions will no longer be monitored on this old forum after March 30, 2015.

Advice for Creating a User Forum on Journal Website

Postby cindyc » Wed Sep 18, 2013 2:43 pm

We are interested in creating a forum area on our journal's website to allow communication between users. Has this been developed for OJS?

If not, could you recommend an external forum program that we could use to create a board that we could link to on our website?
Posts: 1
Joined: Wed Sep 18, 2013 2:35 pm

Re: Advice for Creating a User Forum on Journal Website

Postby asmecher » Wed Sep 18, 2013 3:00 pm

Hi cindyc,

I'd suggest working with a flexible CMS like Drupal or Wordpress. There are a few threads on these forums from various users trying the same thing; see also http://www.openmedicine.ca/ for one example (Drupal in this case) of a fairly integrated suite of software including OJS.

Alec Smecher
Public Knowledge Project Team
Posts: 10015
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 12:56 pm

Return to OJS Development

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 1 guest