It would be quite helpful if the plugins that were available for download from the admin panel were required to indicate the NodeBB version they were compatible with, a date of when it was last updated, or things of that nature so that quickly at a glance you can see if something is older or not compatible anymore as simply having the plugins current version is not that helpful with nothing to compare that against.
Use ifttt.com from the RSS feed rather than forcing social networks on people. If you catch my drift.
It's not forcing. It's optional. Assume the users want it. How to use ifttt.com for this task?
But that's what pagination is for. And if after 5000 posts the subject of the original topic has not been resolved, then it will never be.
I have a tutorial on my blog with more than 550 comments. If I had a good forum platform with a good search feature, most of the comments would not have been asked.