Tag Archives: BuddyPress

BuddyPress is an open source social networking software package owned by Automattic since 2008. It is a plugin that can be installed on WordPress to transform it into a social network platform.

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Tutorials – BuddyPress Shortcodes Plugin

A while back I thought about ways to make BuddyPress integrate with the regular posts and pages within WordPress better. I had no idea to properly display BuddyPress information in posts, sidebar or templates. So I came up with the idea to use WordPress Shortcodes to display BuddyPress related content anywhere. Download Bowe Codes (BuddyPress […]

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Tutorials – Activity Default to My Friends

This method has some bugs but is a good reference and good start to accomplish adding new tabs to the members page.This Buddypress snippet is meant to change the default activity feed to show ‘My Friends’ instead of ‘All Members’. This involves editing the following 3 files: functions.php, activity-loop.php and header.php – Note: all of […]

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BuddyPress at Newham Bridge Primary, UK

This post was written by Adam Heward, a member of the BuddyPress community and ICT Manager at Newham Bridge Primary School. Facebook is an endemic problem for UK schools. Issues from outside of the classroom are being brought into school as a result of Facebook interactions and schools are powerless to do anything about it. I found out […]

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One Million and Counting

One Million (and four) Today, BuddyPress saw its one millionth download! Many thanks to the thousands (and thousands!) of contributors, developers, site admins, and users who have made BuddyPress thrive. The ongoing popularity of BuddyPress is a direct result of the vibrant and growing BuddyPress community – we couldn’t have done it without you. Here’s […]