Software, tools and resources for webmasters for adding an online community to their web server. Software and Services Online Communities On the Web Internet Computers.
The term "software" was first proposed by Alan Turing and used in this sense by John W. Tukey in 1957. (wikipedia)
- Ecreations BuildACommunity.com www
Ecreations Software provides a collection of scripts for online communities, BuildACommunity.com, such as e-cards, forums, classifieds, chat, mailer and galleries. [Linux] BuildACommunity.com.
- Software Web Crossing www
Software bundle that includes discussion groups/bulletin boards, Crossing, integrated newsgroups and mailing lists, full email services, calendar services, auctions, real-time chats and live events. Also offers hosted services. (Linux, Windows, MacOS) Web Crossing.
- Open-source OpenACS (Open Architecture Community System) www
Open-source toolkit for building scalable community-oriented web applications. (Open Architecture Community System). Features a large database model of web collaboration, and over 70 application building blocks. (Linux or BSD, Aolserver, Oracle or PostgreSQL) OpenACS (Open Architecture Community System).
- Ready-to-use ESX Engineering www
Ready-to-use software platform that delivers a total environment for development and management of community based sites. ESX Engineering.
- Software Inchima www
Software and portal solutions for online communities. Inchima. Modules include discussion forums, content management, messaging and directories as well as custom components. Inchima.
- Online CNet Amiga Pro BBS www
Online store for the CNet software package for Amiga computers. CNet Amiga Pro BBS.
- Repository BBSFiles.com www
Repository of BBS door games and utilities. BBSFiles.com. This site also is able to provide registration keys to BBS doors that it has purchased from the original author and now supports the doors itself. BBSFiles.com.
- A Milc www
A SILC Client for Windows, Milc, Linux/*BSD, and Mac OS/X. Has integrated public/private key support, OS standards interface, and HTML rendered output. Milc.
- Lists Comms4free www
Lists only freeware or ad-ware communications software, Comms4free, including text chat, voice chat, and video chat. Descriptions provided. Comms4free.
- Private OLI Chat Software www
Private chat software server that requires only a web browser to use, Chat Software, secure encrypted chat rooms (with SSL) also available with service. OLI Chat Software.
- Flash ChatBlazer www
Flash chat software, ChatBlazer, offering text and video chat capabilities ChatBlazer.
- A TinyList www
A mail list manager written as a suite of modules. TinyList. [Perl] TinyList.
- Macintosh Macjordomo www
Macintosh based list server. Macjordomo. It can be used in combination with any POP3/SMTP server [Mac] Macjordomo.
- CGI Advanced Forum www
CGI application that implements discussions on a website. Advanced Forum.
- Commercial TalkSpread www
Commercial software suitable for private and public uses. TalkSpread. Runs on IIS with a Microsoft SQL Server backend. TalkSpread.
- A GroupMe www
A free mobile application allowing group text messaging. GroupMe. Send a text message to multiple people. Allow friends to reply all. Organize and communicate with groups of people. GroupMe.
- Provides Mzinga www
Provides on-demand social media solutions that allow companies to collaborate and communicate with their customers online. Mzinga.
- Worldwide Flork www
Worldwide community of interesting people. Flork. Find new friends easily by 'florking around.' Flork.
- Personal WireClub www
Personal and group blogs tied in with many other social networking features. WireClub. Geared to meeting people through shared interests. Free site. WireClub.
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