ForumIAS is a an integrated peer-to-peer and mentor- to student e-learning platform for Civil Services Preparation. It is in its initial development phase. The words beta denote that the software is still in development phase.
Objectives of Beta
- To provide the benefits of a discussion platform for CSE aspirants
- To let users personalise their wall, they can choose what they want to see
- To let users follow Groups, Channels and Pages to aid in the preparation
- To let users ignore other users whom they may find offensive or intrusive
- To integrate e-learning with Social Networking
How is it different from Discuss & Quest
ForumIAS Beta is different from Quest & Discuss – which are just forums having a fixed front page. Beta provides for personalisation. Also Instant Messaging just like modern messaging apps is also what makes beta different.