UPDATE 09 -05-2011, 22h45 (France) : The new version is actually reviewed..
- The adding of custom BBcode and Smileys is now available.
- I added two settings to unable or disable the URL posting.
- Note that with this shoutbox system, you can ban or unban shoutbox users.
Why use it ?
(Note that Facebook.com uses the Ajax Long Polling method to run their Users Chat)
In addition, the multiple shoutbox that you can manage with this script all have an original fixed bottom position style (facebook-like ;)).
Finally, this script has many of interesting features that you can see below and runs on PHP 4 .x +.
Click here to view the video preview !
Uses jQuery and json technology
Online visitors are listed in a separate block and their choosen name for shoutbox messaging appear
The shoutbox users can link their nickname with their website URL (this option can be disabled)
Manages Multiple Shoutbox
Includes Smileys (you can add your custom smileys)
BBCode Support (you can add your custom bbcode)
Administration panel integrated into shoutbox
Once logged in to the shoutbox administration, you can ban and unban shoutbox users (ban time is set in the PHP configuration file)
Forbidden words filter
All the settings are grouped in one configuration PHP file which is well documented
You can use the following BBCode to format your messages in shoutbox.
* Bold *
_ Underline _
In the PHP configuration file, you can add custom BBcode like that : (e.g)
'[small:%message%]' => array('<small>','</small>')
=> [same:Some text] will be replaced by
Live Demo – Administration Preview
( http://easyaswebsite.free.fr/asbox )
First, type /login into a message field. A password field appears.
The live demo password is “demo”.
Then, click on Login. After you are logged in, you can delete each message, or ban each poster IP with little red stars before each nickname or IP.
Here are some others commands:
/add BOX -NAME to add a shoutbox.
/destroy to delete the current shoutbox (the one in which you typed in its message field).
The script archive contains a light documentation (pdf) for installation.
Download Facebook-Like Shoutbox (Miscellaneous)