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Forum n. (fawr-uh m, fohr-uh m) 
- meeting place for the discussion of questions of public interest.
- Also called online forum, Internet forum, Web forum. message board.
Forums are an essential feature of Gaia Online; it is how its staffers and community members communicate and interact with one another.
Above and below the forum topics section is a personal section for users.
- My Topics - Here users can access their own thread creation history. A user's thread history is public to both registered users and guests.
- Subscribed Threads - Here users can access threads that they have subscribed to. A user's subscription page is private and only the user of the account can access it.
- My Posts - Here users can access their own posting history. A user's posting history is public to both registered users and guest.
- Safety Tips - Gaia Online Safety Tips
There are seven forum topics in total and each have their own set of subforums.
- Hot Topics - What's hot now
- Gaia Online - Talk & learn about Gaia
- Gaia Community - Meet your fellow gaians
- Gaia Gaming - Games, goodies, & more
- Entertainment - All things entertainment
- Artist's Corner - Show all your creativity
- Misc - Forums for fancy people
Below the forum topics are Gaia Online's stats.
- Who is Online? - # users. (# visible, # hidden, # guests).
- Gaia has # articles posted with # registered users.
- Most users ever online was # on Day Month Date, Year Time.
Types of ForumsEdit
- Announcements forum - This forum is only accessible to those with administrator access, mainly the Gaia Staff and Gaia NPCs.
- Discussions forum - These are forums for the users to create and post in.
- Blog forum - This forum is accessible to those with administrator access and is for Gaia Staff and Gaians (by request) to make community threads.
- Archive forums - These are for removed forums and threads that become inaccessible to users for posting purposes.
- According to Gaia's stats section, the site's forums have over 2 billion posted articles and over 26 million registered users. The last recording of the most logged in users was March 27, 2014- with over 500 thousand users.
- Landing page Gaia Online forum index