A smart, streetwise guide to expanding your BBS and equipping it with the most popular features. Contains a substantial amount of technical information, hardware reviews and practical advice. Hooking your BBS into a national network of BBSs and into the Internet, adding multi-player games, starting a multi-node BBS and how to use the new faster modems are among the topics discussed. The accompanying CD-ROM includes shareware and freeware to assist readers in installing BBS features covered in the book as well as games, software sampler for callers to download, graphics to improve the look of your BBS and hard- to-find BBS utilities.