Category Archives: BuddyPress

How To Add BuddyPress Menus On WordPress Navigation?

By default BuddyPress menus such as personal activity, notifications, profile, settings and messages are automatically added to WordPress admin bar.

But now there is no need to stick with WordPress admin tool bar on frontend just because it shows BuddyPress networking menus. Because now you can easily add BuddyPress’s personal and account menu items to any menu location using built-in WordPress navigation settings.

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New What’s Hot Activity Tab For BuddyPress

Now you can add ‘What’s Hot’ tab on activity streams of your BuddyPress based social networking website showing you trending activity stream updates on the basis of received comments and ordered by recency of comments and posts made.

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How To Turn Avatars (Profile Pictures) Private In BuddyPress?

You can allows your BuddyPress site members to turn their avatars i.e. profile pictures private, keeping them only visible to friend connections and not other members and guests on your BuddyPress social networking website.

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How To Show Mutual Friends On BuddyPress?

Just like Facebook, now you can display mutual friends to your BuddyPress website members in one click easy setup.

Mutual friends are the people who are registered on your BuddyPress website and are friends between your and the other person whose profile you’re viewing.

For instance, if you’re friends with A and B is friends with A, then A will be shown as a mutual friend when you’re viewing B’s profile.

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Enable Voting For WordPress & BuddyPress Content Types

You can add a recommendation engine to enable voting, helpful or like-unlike feature on your WordPress or BuddyPress powered website. This will add voting options for pages, posts, custom post types, comments in WordPress.

For BuddyPress it enables same options for activity streams, groups, member profiles. Is also compatible with WooCommerce products, bbPress topics, posts and much more.

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How To Use Google reCAPTCHA On BuddyPress Registration Form?

Google reCAPTCHA allows website owners to block spam registrations and postings etc. You can easily configure it to use on your BuddyPress networking website.

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BuddyPress Compliments – Allow BuddyPresss Website Members To Compliment Each Other

You can now allow your BuddyPress community website members to compliment each other. New BuddyPress Compliments plugin provides a smart way for BuddyPress members to interact with each other using compliments.  Continue reading BuddyPress Compliments – Allow BuddyPresss Website Members To Compliment Each Other

BuddyPress Secure Passwords – Force Users To Choose At-least Medium Strength Password

By default BuddyPress and WordPress accepts all password types, no matter how much secure they are. Although it displays the strength of chosen password but it doesn’t forces any users to create a strong password.

In this lesson you will learn about forcing new users on your BuddyPress site to choose at least a medium strength password during registration.

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Creating Global, Unified Search For All BuddyPress Components

Now you can add a special search box for searching BuddyPress site components along with pages, posts and other custom post types (optional) of your choice. In this lesson you will learn how to create an all in one unified search bar with a live dropdown of results and suggestions in your BuddyPress site.  Continue reading Creating Global, Unified Search For All BuddyPress Components

Mute Friends To Shed Unwanted BuddyPress Activity Stream Items

Now you can easily enable your BuddyPress site members to mute their friends in order to shed unwanted activity items from their activity streams.  Continue reading Mute Friends To Shed Unwanted BuddyPress Activity Stream Items

Enable Profile Rating On Your BuddyPress Networking Website

Now you can allow your BuddyPress site users to rate profile of other registered members on your website. They can easily rate each other’s profile and can view the average rating of each member profile on your BuddyPress based social networking website.  Continue reading Enable Profile Rating On Your BuddyPress Networking Website

Notify Users About New Messages On BuddyPress Networking Website

By default BuddyPress shows you notifications on top admin bar. In this lesson we will be showing how to notify your website members about new private messages using notification text: “You have a new message.”  Continue reading Notify Users About New Messages On BuddyPress Networking Website