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The following is a list of known active SMF forums which boast a post count of over 500,000.
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The following is a list of known active SMF forums which boast a post count of over 500,000. The list is still under construction and will be expanded with more large forums over time. "As of (date)" indicates the date these statistics were last updated for a specific board.
  
"As of (date)" indicates the date these statistics were last updated for a specific board.
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|<!-- url/ name --> [https://bitcointalk.org/  Bitcointalk] 
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|<!-- posts ------->54,334,473
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|<!-- topics ------>1,243,012
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|<!-- members -->2,787,426
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|<!-- updated ---->2020/05
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|<!--description-->
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|-
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|<!-- url/ name --> [http://www.redandwhitekop.com/forum/  Red and White Kop] 
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|<!-- posts ------->16,195,158
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|<!-- topics ------>176,279
 +
|<!-- members -->43,759
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|<!-- updated ---->2020/05
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|<!--description-->
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|<!-- url/ name --> [https://elliquiy.com/forums/index.php  Elliquiy Adult Role Playing]
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|<!-- posts ------->16,024,878
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|<!-- topics ------>263,182
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|<!-- members -->46,036
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|<!-- updated ---->2020/05
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|<!--description-->
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|-
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|<!-- url/ name --> [http://forum.burek.com/  Burek] 
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|<!-- posts ------->12,577,406
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|<!-- topics ------>671,768
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|<!-- members -->5,007,475
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|<!-- updated ---->2020/05
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|<!--description-->
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|-
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|<!-- url/ name --> [https://forums.hogville.net/ Hogville]
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|<!-- posts ------->10,622,374
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|<!-- topics ------>427,672
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|<!-- members -->25,450
 +
|<!-- updated ---->2021/09
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|<!--description-->
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|-
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|[https://talkelections.org/FORUM/ Talk Elections]
 +
|7,463,455
 +
|336,406
 +
|6,107
 +
|2021/12
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|Discussions about elections, political cartography, and politics
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|-
 +
|<!-- url/ name --> [http://www.getbig.com/boards/index.php Getbig Forums]
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|5,082,924
 +
|<!-- topics ------>
 +
|<!-- members -->
 +
| 2015/01
 +
|<!--description-->
 +
|-
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|<!-- url/ name --> [http://www.italiansubs.net/forum/ Italian Subs Addicted Forum]
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| 4,811,395
 +
| 103,141
 +
| 399,269
 +
| 2014/11
 +
|<!--description-->
 
|-
 
|-
| [URI FORUM NAME]
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| [http://www.biology-forums.com/ Biology Discussion Forums]
| DESCRIPTION
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| 4,618,839
| POSTS
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| 1,721,291
| TOPICS
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| 302,000
| MEMBERS
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| 2019/08
| AS OF (DATE)
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| Free homework help
 
|-
 
|-
 
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|<!-- url/ name --> [http://www.craftster.org/forum/  Crafster.org]
Please add your forum to the list in order of post count.
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|4,616,395
 
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|<!-- topics ------>
 
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|<!-- members -->
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| 2015/01
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|<!--description-->
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://warriorcatsrpg.com/ WCRPG]
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| [http://www.astronomy.ru/forum Astronomy.ru]
| <!-- description -->
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| 4,196,625
| 55,200,236 <!-- postcount -->
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| 88,115
| 1,131,621 <!-- topics -->
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| 33,299
| 83,528 <!-- members -->
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| 2019/02
| 2013/10/28 <!-- as of date -->
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| Russian, astronomy
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://forum.burek.com/ Burek] <!-- link/name -->
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| [http://www.simplemachines.org/community/ Simple Machines Forum]
|  <!-- description -->
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| 3,590,178
| 11,003,837 <!-- posts -->
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| 433,455
| 600,175 <!-- topics -->
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| 350,074
| 1,781,682 <!-- members -->
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| 2015/04
| 2013/5/2<!-- date -->
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| SMF powered forum home of SMF, for support with SMF and a general SMF community for users of SMF.
 
|-
 
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| [http://www.redandwhitekop.com/forum/  Red And White Kop] <!-- link/name -->
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| [https://www.moparscape.org/ MoparScape]
|  <!-- description -->
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| 3,263,271
| 10,944,318 <!-- posts -->
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| 480,368
| 158,447 <!-- topics -->
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| 524,575
| 39,342 <!-- members -->
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| 2015/01
| 2013/5/2<!-- date -->
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|<!--description-->
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://www.hogville.net/yabbse/ Hogville]
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|[http://www.inthe00s.com/ Inthe00s.com]
|  
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|3,192,868
| 6,783,483
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|<!-- topics ------>
| 316,186
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|<!-- members -->
| 25,572
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| 2015/01
| 2013/5/2
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|<!--description-->
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://www.italiansubs.net/forum/ Italian Subs Addicted Forum]
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| [https://hommaforum.org/index.php Hommaforum.org]
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| 3,005,786
| 3,959,424
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| 59,342
| 91,400
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| 11,267
| 312,947
+
| 2020/07
| 2013/5/1
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| Finnish political discussion forum
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|
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://www.inmortal.net/foros Inmortal.net]
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| [https://forums.fearlessfriday.com/ FearlessFriday.com]
| <!-- description -->
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| 2,805,215
| 3,511,671 <!-- postcount -->
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| 100,365
| 240,816 <!-- topics -->
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| 13,895
| 9105 <!-- members -->
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| 2021/09
| 2013/6/2 <!-- as of date -->
 
|-
 
| [http://www.simplemachines.org/community/ Simple Machines Community Forum]
 
 
|  
 
|  
| 3,336,714
 
| 409,119
 
| 315,108
 
| 2013/5/1
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [http://www.40konline.com 40KOnline]
 
| [http://www.40konline.com 40KOnline]
| A community of fans and players of the science fiction miniatures wargame, Warhammer 40,000 by Games Workshop
 
 
| 2,633,793
 
| 2,633,793
 
| 201,324
 
| 201,324
 
| 40,375
 
| 40,375
| 2013/5/5
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| 2013/05
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| Fans of Warhammer 40,000 game
 
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| [http://www.forumscp.com/ Fórum SCP]
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| [http://www.avpgalaxy.net/forum/ AvPGalaxy]
| Independent community of fans and supporters of Sporting Club of Portugal
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| 2,407,352
| 2,577,389 <!-- posts -->
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| 37,633
| 22,159 <!-- topics -->
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| 20,949
| 4,553 <!-- members -->
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| 2021/11
| 2013/7/10<!-- date -->
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| Alien vs Predator forum
 
|-
 
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| [http://www.chevyavalanchefanclub.com/cafcna/ Chevy Avalanche Fan Club]
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| [http://www.bay12forums.com/smf/ Bay12 Games Forum]
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| 2,122,186
 +
| 135,497
 +
| 41,446
 +
| 2014/07
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| Developers of Dwarf Fortress game.
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|-
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| [http://www.benzobuddies.org/ BenzoBuddies]
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| 2,000,747
 +
| 141,900
 +
| 21,856
 +
| 2016/03
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| BenzoBuddies: <i>an inclusive, nonjudgmental mutual-support environment for all who wish to withdraw from benzodiazepines.</i>
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|-
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| [https://forum.multitool.org/ Multitool Forum]
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| 1,873,911
 +
| 75,565
 +
| 6,386
 +
| 2019/02
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| Intelligent tool discussion and info for the collector, enthusiast and user.
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|-
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| [https://geekhack.org/ geekhack]
 +
| 1,485,674
 +
| 58,148
 +
| 41,874
 +
| 2015/04
 +
| Keyboard Modifications and Accessories
 +
|-
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| [http://www.fractured.net/forums/ Fractured Frugal Friends]
 +
| 1,349,372
 +
| 111,290
 +
| 759
 +
| 2021/09
 
|  
 
|  
| 1,935,658
 
| 116,115
 
| 49,335
 
| 2013/5/2
 
 
|-
 
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| [http://www.zeriyt.com/komuniteti.html Zeri YT!]
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| [http://www.eevblog.com/forum/ EEVBlog Electronics]
|  
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| 1,320,826
| 992,373
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| 87,084
| 55,727
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| 40,615
| 33,808
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| 2017/11
| 2013/6/2
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| EEVBlog Electronics Community
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|-
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| [http://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/ NASA Spaceflight]
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| 1,296,427
 +
| 30,370
 +
| 28,713
 +
| 2015/04
 +
| An online NASA community
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|-
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| [http://www.hunting-washington.com/smf/ Hunting Washington]
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| 1,290,743
 +
| 139,321
 +
| 20,088
 +
| 2016/02
 +
| Outdoor sports enthusiasts
 +
|-
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|[http://www.ultimatebass.com/bass-fishing-forum/ Bass Fishing Forum]
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| 1,676,627
 +
| 145,835
 +
| 27,973
 +
| 2021/02
 +
| Bass Fishing for Everyone
 +
|-
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|[http://forum.avast.com/ Avast! WEBforum]
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| 1,113,332
 +
| 128,618
 +
| 675,459
 +
| 2015/04
 +
| Online community of (anti-virus) security firm Avast!
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|-
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| [http://www.mustangv8.com Forum Mustang]
 +
| 1,087,068
 +
| 42,450
 +
| 9,745
 +
| 2018/03
 +
| French forum about Ford Mustang cars
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [http://board.marlincrawler.com Marlin Crawler]
 
| [http://board.marlincrawler.com Marlin Crawler]
|  
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| 1,022,342
| 961,874
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| 70,601
| 65,484
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| 20,769
| 18,548
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| 2016/01
| 2013/5/2
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| Marlin Crawler is a vendor of car parts for Toyota rock crawlers
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|-
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| [http://hulpverleningsforum.nl Hulpverlenings Forum]
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| 979,005
 +
| 7,185
 +
| 39,368
 +
| 2016/01
 +
| Dutch site about emergency services
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|-
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| [http://www.nsno.co.uk/forums/ NSNO Everton Forum]
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| 1,469,528
 +
| 44,733
 +
| 4,565
 +
| 2018/10
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| Supporters of Everton Football Club
 +
|-
 +
| [http://www.farkistan.org/ Farkistan]
 +
| 908,361
 +
| 48,451
 +
| 3,789
 +
| 2021/06
 +
| Farkistan alliance forums for the online browser-based game Cybernations
 
|-
 
|-
| [http://www.hetbrandweerforum.nl/ Brandweerforum]
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| [http://forums.comodo.com/ COMODO]
| <!-- description -->
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| 758,600
| 545,804 <!-- postcount -->
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| 82,012
| 20,330 <!-- topics -->
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| 157,392
| 2.514 <!-- members -->
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| 2015/04
| 2013/6/2 <!-- as of date -->
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| Community forum of COMODO, a security firm providing security solutions such as SSL certificates.
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [http://www.perusingtheshelves.com/ Perusing The Shelves]
 
| [http://www.perusingtheshelves.com/ Perusing The Shelves]
| We are a community of readers around the world who like to read books and ebooks. Join our very active and friendly community today.
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| 633,716
| 519,311
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| 50,826
| 56,565
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| 190,941
| 120,172
+
| 2016/08
| 2013/5/2
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| Online community for Readers
 +
|-
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| [http://www.thebeerspot.com/forum TheBeerSpot]
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| 608,132
 +
| 14,210
 +
| 1,600
 +
| 2014/02
 +
| A craft beer community.<!-- description -->
 +
|-
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| [http://www.hetbrandweerforum.nl/ Brandweerforum]
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| 545,804
 +
| 20,330
 +
| 2.514
 +
| 2013/06
 +
| Dutch site about fire fighters
 
|-
 
|-
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| [https://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php Naked Science Discussion Forum]
 +
| 533,438
 +
| 46,909
 +
| 17,329
 +
| 2020/05
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Latest revision as of 08:45, 21 August 2022

The following is a list of known active SMF forums which boast a post count of over 500,000. The list is still under construction and will be expanded with more large forums over time. "As of (date)" indicates the date these statistics were last updated for a specific board.

Name Posts Topics Members Update Description
Bitcointalk 54,334,473 1,243,012 2,787,426 2020/05
Red and White Kop 16,195,158 176,279 43,759 2020/05
Elliquiy Adult Role Playing 16,024,878 263,182 46,036 2020/05
Burek 12,577,406 671,768 5,007,475 2020/05
Hogville 10,622,374 427,672 25,450 2021/09
Talk Elections 7,463,455 336,406 6,107 2021/12 Discussions about elections, political cartography, and politics
Getbig Forums 5,082,924 2015/01
Italian Subs Addicted Forum 4,811,395 103,141 399,269 2014/11
Biology Discussion Forums 4,618,839 1,721,291 302,000 2019/08 Free homework help
Crafster.org 4,616,395 2015/01
Astronomy.ru 4,196,625 88,115 33,299 2019/02 Russian, astronomy
Simple Machines Forum 3,590,178 433,455 350,074 2015/04 SMF powered forum home of SMF, for support with SMF and a general SMF community for users of SMF.
MoparScape 3,263,271 480,368 524,575 2015/01
Inthe00s.com 3,192,868 2015/01
Hommaforum.org 3,005,786 59,342 11,267 2020/07 Finnish political discussion forum
FearlessFriday.com 2,805,215 100,365 13,895 2021/09
40KOnline 2,633,793 201,324 40,375 2013/05 Fans of Warhammer 40,000 game
AvPGalaxy 2,407,352 37,633 20,949 2021/11 Alien vs Predator forum
Bay12 Games Forum 2,122,186 135,497 41,446 2014/07 Developers of Dwarf Fortress game.
BenzoBuddies 2,000,747 141,900 21,856 2016/03 BenzoBuddies: an inclusive, nonjudgmental mutual-support environment for all who wish to withdraw from benzodiazepines.
Multitool Forum 1,873,911 75,565 6,386 2019/02 Intelligent tool discussion and info for the collector, enthusiast and user.
geekhack 1,485,674 58,148 41,874 2015/04 Keyboard Modifications and Accessories
Fractured Frugal Friends 1,349,372 111,290 759 2021/09
EEVBlog Electronics 1,320,826 87,084 40,615 2017/11 EEVBlog Electronics Community
NASA Spaceflight 1,296,427 30,370 28,713 2015/04 An online NASA community
Hunting Washington 1,290,743 139,321 20,088 2016/02 Outdoor sports enthusiasts
Bass Fishing Forum 1,676,627 145,835 27,973 2021/02 Bass Fishing for Everyone
Avast! WEBforum 1,113,332 128,618 675,459 2015/04 Online community of (anti-virus) security firm Avast!
Forum Mustang 1,087,068 42,450 9,745 2018/03 French forum about Ford Mustang cars
Marlin Crawler 1,022,342 70,601 20,769 2016/01 Marlin Crawler is a vendor of car parts for Toyota rock crawlers
Hulpverlenings Forum 979,005 7,185 39,368 2016/01 Dutch site about emergency services
NSNO Everton Forum 1,469,528 44,733 4,565 2018/10 Supporters of Everton Football Club
Farkistan 908,361 48,451 3,789 2021/06 Farkistan alliance forums for the online browser-based game Cybernations
COMODO 758,600 82,012 157,392 2015/04 Community forum of COMODO, a security firm providing security solutions such as SSL certificates.
Perusing The Shelves 633,716 50,826 190,941 2016/08 Online community for Readers
TheBeerSpot 608,132 14,210 1,600 2014/02 A craft beer community.
Brandweerforum 545,804 20,330 2.514 2013/06 Dutch site about fire fighters
Naked Science Discussion Forum 533,438 46,909 17,329 2020/05