Content is the lifeblood of any community. The one thing that will ensure the community remains active for long is the creation of new threads [consistently]. The availability of new discussions each day will get members to keep coming back and even guests who notice that their questions can be answered by the community may tempted to join, be a part of the community. Questions: #1. Is there any way to encourage forum members to start more new threads? #2. Is it true that for forum SEO new threads boast your rankings faster?