NodeBB is a free mobile first discussion platform with instant notifications. It comes with analytics dashboard, real time chat, built in localization support along with plugins and themes to enhance it even more.


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Check your system and make sure you have node installed.

node --version

If it’s not on your system, you can follow the Install Node And Verify Version On Ubuntu guide. Once you are ready, proceed to the next page.