[LRUG] which blog and which BB?

James McCarthy james2mccarthy at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 14:22:46 PST 2008

On 19 Feb 2008, at 22:18, Nick Ludlam wrote:

> On 19 Feb 2008, at 18:42, James Smith wrote:
>> On 19/02/2008, Ed Davey <ed at veryreal.co.uk> wrote:
>>> Any recommendations / comments on either / both the blog and
>>> discussion forum application areas?
>> I personally found Beast to be really easy to set up, and also one of
>> the most user-friendly forum applications around. I didn't get very
>> far integrating it into my own Rails app, I ended up having a  
>> separate
>> instance with separate user accounts, but then I didn't really try
>> very hard...
> I'm also using beast on my domain, and although I'd hardly call it
> taxed (with only 350 posts or so), it seems to be simple for people
> to pick up and start using.

I found beast easy to get going too.

I also like mephisto and if you want to do more than just a blog it  
accepts plugins.

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