"KASKUS" is also an acronym from "KASak KUSuk" which translated to be "gossiping" in English. The administrator of the community chose this name so that when people are in a rush for a chat, they can go to Kaskus.
Kaskus has the following forums and sub-forums:
- CAS-CIS-CUS, which is a forum where users can devolve with the current hot issues happening around the world.
- LOE-KE-LOE, which is a forum where users can really find their suitable community based on hobbies, lifestyle and the likes.
- FORUM JUAL BELI (FJB), perhaps one of the most active sub-forums in Kaskus, it is fast becoming the Indonesian Craigslist where members post pseudonymous ads selling (and looking for) everything from Rp 50.000 (±US$ 5) USB flash disks to Rp 150.000.000.000 (± US$ 150.000) land rights.