Civilized discussion for your community
Discourse is super flexible open source forum software. It’s a top [[Community Tool]].
The private company behind Discourse is Civilized Discourse Construction Kit, Inc.. They offer paid hosting for forums starting at $100/month.
You can apply for free hosting for open source projects
Discourse for Teams
There is a new (late 2020) Discourse for Teams offering that starts at $20/month for up to 5 team members on a fully private forum.
Discourse for Te... forum at https://allthebest.recipes which catalogs recipes, ingredients, and cooking, as well as stores, places and adventures I want to keep track of.
The Twitter account is @ATBRecipes and gets auto-posted new items from the forum RSS feed.
Also on Instagram @allthebestrecipes which has a Facebook page attached to it as well.