Vanilla Forums allows users to create, customize, and manage their own online forums. In addition to basic forum functions, Vanilla also supports gamification, Q&As, and notifications. It also comes with social integrations and sharing functions to help draw new forum members. Users can localize their forums with any of 25 supported languages or let members choose their preferred language from a list of options. Vanilla Forums is designed to display natively on mobile devices. The Vanilla Forums REST API gives users the ability to manage and retrieve information from their forums programmatically.