Like WordPress, BuddyPress has the built in capability to be used in any language. The instructions below assume you have already configured WordPress in Your Language and Installing WordPress in Your Language. Like WordPress, you don’t have to lift a finger to apply BuddyPress translations or translation updates. Most sites are now able to automatically […]
BuddyPress in Your LanguagePublished on April 25th, 2014 by OC2PS
Mark as Spam Admin ScreenPublished on April 16th, 2014 by @mercime
Site Administrators on non-Multisite installations can now perform spam actions from Dashboard > Users > All Users just like Super Administrators of Multisite installations have been able to do.
BuddyPress Repair Tools Admin ScreenPublished on April 16th, 2014 by @mercime
Occasionally, BP friend counts and other data can get out of sync. The new Tools screen lets admins manually reset these values. Go to wp-admin Menu > Tools > BuddyPress and run repair tools one at a time only, especially on large sites. When you have a new installation, the default repair tools are for: […]
NotificationsPublished on April 16th, 2014 by Bowe
The notifications component was added to BuddyPress 1.9 and works identically to the previous core notifications functionality, but now separates everything into it’s own component. This page will give you a quick overview of it’s functionality. Functionality Overview Notifications are a central aspect of the user experience on a BuddyPress site. By default new notifications are displayed […]
Manage User SignupsPublished on April 16th, 2014 by @mercime
There are times when prospective members cannot log in after trying to activate their accounts. BuddyPress has got you covered with a new administrative panel added to the Users screen. You can check the registrant’s status by either: wp-admin menu Users > click on the Pending link, or wp-admin menu Users > Manage Signups which […]
Edit User Profiles Admin ScreenPublished on April 16th, 2014 by @mercime
BuddyPress added an “Extended Profile” tab into the Dashboard > Users interface. Just hover over the member’s username and click on the Extended Profiles link to get the xProfiles Admin Screen.
Installing BuddyPress in a symlinked environmentPublished on February 26th, 2014 by Boone Gorges
WordPress BlogsPublished on December 11th, 2013 by Ben Hansen
Some of the most powerful features of BuddyPress relate to how it enhances your multisite network. Creating a network allows your members to start their own full-powered public or private WordPress blogs. Members can track new posts and comments from public blogs across the network of sites as they are posted in the sitewide activity […]
BP Theme Compatibility and the WordPress Default ThemesPublished on December 5th, 2013 by @mercime
BuddyPress is compatible with all of the WordPress Default Themes. This section will provide you with step-by-step tutorials to make all your BuddyPress pages conform with the layout you want using child themes.
Twenty Twelve ThemePublished on December 5th, 2013 by @mercime
A. One column Layout 1. Create a child theme of the Twenty Twelve theme. 2. Create a new file in your new child theme folder and name it buddypress.php. 3. Copy over the content of Twenty Twelve’s full-width.php file into the new buddypress.php file. 4. The buddypress class is generated in the body tag automatically […]