DragonByte Technologies are proud to present InfoPanels v2: The most feature-packed Welcome Panel system for vBulletin, and the first Welcome Panel system for vBulletin 5!
Info Panels is another product from DragonByte Technologies, creators of vBActivity and vBShout. Info Panels allows you to display useful and interesting information in a much more user friendly way, allowing your members to access important areas of the forum, and important information, without having to go through different menu screens.
The Welcome Panel displays all the information your users may want to see instantly when they log on, without having to go searching for it. A handy Module format means you don't have to fiddle with complex code in order to drop it on ANY page, you simply use the Site Manager natively in vBulletin 5!
The Top X Stats portion of the software allows your users to keep track of whats going on in the forum almost in real time - perfect for boards with many forums which are hard to keep track of!
The user's picture with link to the profile where they can edit their User Picture
New posts and threads since the user's last visit
Time and date
# unread PMs (# total PMs)
Forum Stats: Total Members / Total Threads / Total Posts
Top Poster with link to their profile, showing number of posts and threads they have
Own Posts / Threads
# Posts Per Day (# Posts Today)
% of forum's total posts
What forum the user is most active in (# posts and # threads)
Latest News ticker with fade between news items (settable in vBulletin Options)
Link to User Settings page
Top X Stats
Disable each individual block
Set various options per block
Create new blocks with different options based on each Block Type
Top Thread Starters
Most Viewed Threads
Fully integrated with vBulletin 5's new Cache functionality using the "Standard" cache type
Settable Time-To-Live in vBulletin options to balance stale content with resource savings
"Global" stats such as the Forum Stats in the above list are cached user-agnostic
Per-user stats like # Posts Per Day are cached per-user
A hassle-free Module setup lets you drop the Welcome Panel on literally any page via vBulletin 5's Site Builder!
Configurable Module title lets you rename the "Welcome Panel" header should you choose
Fully integrated with the Site Builder under the "Display" grouping