The main thing I am looking for is a plugin to allow users to vote on topics within the categories that I have. My forum is based on ideas, and I want the best ideas(the ones with the most votes) to be shown first.
After that, I want you to just make sure everything on the site is in good working order before I start getting a decent amount of users.
It’s not a theme component. That interface is unsuitable for plugin installation. There is no web based UI for plugin installation. You have to do everything from the Linux command line. You need to use a terminal to log on via ssh: