This open-source application from the makers of WordPress, the popular blogging platform, makes it easy to add a simple forum to your website. If you set up both a blog and a forum, the two programs integrate seamlessly.
JASON DEL REY was a senior reporter covering technology, branding, and company culture for Inc. magazine. Before joining Inc., his work appeared in Newsday, The (Newark) Star-Ledger, and the Staten Island Advance, and on ESPN.com. He lives in New Jersey. @DelRey