Mar 12, 2010 07:36 AM|johnyM456|LINK
If you want to design your own forum, you need to understand there is a lot of work involved.
Start with setting up a database-structure. You'll need several tables to hold:
Once you've setup your database you need to design the page to display all this information.
This forum doesn't use different pages to display the different topics. All topics are shown in a single page something like:
http://forums.asp.net/topics.aspx?TopicId=123456. The querystring makes sure the correct messages are shown. While using URL-rewriting you can display this URL in the browser like this: