Please read on as there are some changes compared with the old forum.
The old forum was completely free from adverts, with the consequence that it was very expensive to operate. This forum does display adverts, but they are easily avoided ....
To avoid seeing adverts on this forum:-
Register to use this forum.
Remember to log-in to the forum on whichever devices you are using.
And that's it!
Note: All visitors to this forum who have not registered, or have forgotten to log-in, will see advertising. If attempting to use an ad-blocker when visiting the forum, a prominent message will be displayed, blotting out the content.
This forum is far friendlier to use when accessed using mobile phones and tablets - no more scrolling around messages and trying to click on microscopically small links. Try it and see.
LINKING TO YOUTUBE, TWITTER ETC.
The forum software rather cleverly turns YouTube and Twitter links into embedded content automatically. Just paste the URL link into your message. A couple of examples:-
BBCode, a simplified version of HTML, can be used on this forum. There are plenty of BBCode tutorials available on the web if you're so inclined ...