If you don't find the answer on this page, email mi.elbbab@troppus and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. Include a link to your forum and screenshots if relevant.
If the enquiry is specific to your account, please contact us using the email address associated with your subscription.
We currently support English, French, German and Spanish. Please get in touch if you want to see Babble in your language.
Yes, Babble is offered as a white-label service. You can remove all Babble logos and branding, replacing them with your own.
We've been proudly serving our customers since 2014, when we launched PlushForums, running it successfully ever since.
We don't do phone support or sales, but we're happy to help via email.
Yes, we accept annual pre-payments by bank transfer in USD, EUR and GBP. Please email us to arrange payment.
Completely. We don't store any payment information ourselves. Instead, we use a payment processor called Stripe, who are a global leader in the payments industry.
You can get two months free each year by choosing an annual subscription. You can switch any time.
Members can still log in freely. If you go over the limit on a number of occasions, we'll ask you to upgrade to a larger plan.
Babble never actually reloads the page in your browser. So we count a view every time you do something that would've caused a page load in older forum software.
Yes we do, on our Standard plan and above. See our SSO page for details.
The first YouTube or Rumble link in a post is embedded automatically.
Babble is designed to work with your own domain. You just need to create a DNS record that points to an address we provide.
Email notifications are available for mentions, direct replies and when bookmarked threads get new posts. This is like subscribing to a thread. Email notifications are also available for new threads, on a per-category basis. This is like subscribing to a category.
Users are also notified in-site for mentions and direct replies.
Email notifications are only sent while you're offline.
Yes, we're compliant. Babble only uses Strictly Necessary cookies to provide the service, and therefore no consent message is required.
Our data is stored in the USA. Location, in itself, is not relevant for GDPR compliance.
Under the GDPR, your users have the right to know what personal data you store about them. Babble gives you the ability to export member data to CSV, so you can provide users with the relevant information.
The GDPR requires us and you to take all necessary steps to keep user data secure. We've put in years of work to develop a secure software platform, and we continually update our operating systems with all relevant security patches. We only use reputable, secure datacenters to host your information.
Finally, your users have a right to be forgotten. In practical terms, this means either wiping their forum content or anonymizing it. Babble offers you the ability to do both.
If you cancel your subscription, we promise to provide you with a copy of your data on request. Data will be provided in JSON format.
Otherwise, if you just want a copy for your own archives, we can provide data on request, for the price of one month's subscription.
Yes. Your data is backed up continuously, and also backed up off-site at regular intervals. We do not sell or share your data with any third parties. As a Babble client, you are the sole owner of your data.
Your privacy is of paramount importance and we do not monitor your content. Your content is your responsibility. We monitor our system status and server load, but nothing more.
Please make sure you comply with the Terms of Service. Don't use your site to post anything that's illegal in the United Kingdom. We don't monitor your site's content, but we will comply with all legitimate legal requests.
Absolutely. We provide robust support for private, invite-only forums. You can also restrict specific content or categories from non-members.
Yes, Babble supports role-based access control (RBAC) on a per-category basis.
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