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I got asked the other day by my 9 year old nephew if I could make him a website. He wanted a specific background image and a login/register button. When his friends login they could get promoted by my nephew.

I thought it was interesting that he had such a clear vision of this website, so now I'm looking around for some extremely simple/visual software to eventually build this on. Not really sure what I'm looking fore but I envision him looking at his website and when someone logs in there would perhaps be an icon he could interact/start a chat with.

Preferably this would be an open source software to install on your own host.

Any ideas? Thanks, Bo

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If you're interested in this: gae-init.appspot.com where you can chat and see who is logged in.. send me a feedback and I'll deploy it somewhere with his name on it :) –  Lipis Jun 18 '12 at 14:38
    
Thanks, but I dont really get what this does? :) –  Bo. Jun 18 '12 at 17:33
    
Found this dutchpipe.org but it's abandoned since 2007 :( –  Bo. Jun 18 '12 at 17:37

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phpbb probably? Seems like standard community ware. You can also use wordpress with some community plugins.

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Needs to be much more simple and intuitive. –  Bo. Jun 18 '12 at 17:34

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