Blog posts create forum threads? (7 posts)

  1. givememyleg
    Posted 7 years ago #


    I am using WordPress and phpbb3. I know of a few websites that have their blogs/forums setup so whenever they make a blog post, a forum thread is automatically created where users can post comments. Right now, I have to manually create each thread and add the links myself, which is pretty tedious. I have searched the phpbb/wp site and forum but was unable to find anything. Is there a plugin or something like this available that maybe I overlooked?

    I already posted over on the phpbb forum and they said it would require more from wordpress so there was nothing they could do.

    Appreciate any info!

  2. MichaelH
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Seems showing phpBB threads on your blog is possible, rather than writing WordPress posts to phpbb.

    See other topics:

    more generic

  3. givememyleg
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Thanks for the links, however I was unable to find anything. I don't want to show phpbb on my blog. I just simply want a script or mod or something so when I publish a new wordpress blog, it will create a post in my forum.

    For example, this is a blog/forum site that automatically does this - http://www.stevepavlina.com/forums/steve-pavlina/28955-succeeding-helping-others-succeed-blog.html

    This forum post was generated when he published his blog post - http://www.stevepavlina.com/blog/2009/02/succeeding-by-helping-others-succeed/

    He didn't have to do anything. I'm not sure how he got it to work, but I've seen it on a few other sites as well. There has to be a mod or something out there, I just haven't been able to find it.


  4. MichaelH
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Maybe Mr Pavlina would tell you how he does that.

  5. givememyleg
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I asked him, but he uses vbulletin, I'm running phpbb3.

  6. Sushubh
    Posted 7 years ago #

    vbulletin actually has a function that publish rss feeds to forum posts.

    check on phpbb if they have a similar feature.

  7. chiragpatnaik
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Did anyone find a soultion?

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