This is a cross-posting with the nextBBS support board.
Some of you already know about this but keep reading…
Development of nextBBS v2 was steered in a new direction about two months ago and this is for the better.
“n2” is the software’s new code name. And the change is more than skin-deep because it is actually the result of the merger of three different pieces of software:
+ nextBBS v2 “current”
+ My own PHP framework called “Lenses”
The result is a very fast, very user and admin-friendly board with easy install and localization across the board.
This new direction is very exciting for at least two reasons:
1. It allows me to work without being hindered by “youthful” mistakes I had made when developing nBBS v1 such as SEO being an afterthought and an Admin Control Panel that was too intimidating
2. wtcBB and nextBBS share a common philosophy on many levels and integrating both programs allows me to pick the best implementation. A few examples are BBCode editor, sub-sub forums, micro-caching, high logging granularity, editing look and feel in the admin cp…
Go to my original post to see a few screenshots. I should bring a demo online soon.