Recommend my existing vBulletin clients to move over to XenForo. Here is a list of my clients forums that were in vBulletin and has moved over to XenForo
To show ads only on the homepage can vary based on how you wish to show them – using an ad manager addon or by modifying the template. Let me share both.
The complete step by step guide with pictures of every step to help install XenForo locally on localhost running on XAMPP.
Usergroups in XenForo has permission set only for the front end (inline moderation, edit post, ban users etc) and provides no access to the admin area.
Forum list is by default the homepage or the index page for a XenForo installation but you can set any page as the index page or the homepage.