Keep an eye on WeFoster, “a community where we show folks how BuddyPress is being used to create a wide range of social networking solutions in the real world.” It was started by influential and longstanding members of the BuddyPress community.
BuddyPress recently updated to version 4.3.0. It’s a security and maintenance release, so be sure to upgrade if you are using the plugin on any of your sites.
Social Marketplace is a theme and plugin combination that extends WooCommerce and the WooCommerce Vendors extension, to enable a pretty amazing looking marketplace option, where the marketplace owner can enable vendors, whom each can have their own store, dashboards, and all sorts of stuff. If this is half as good as it looks, I’ll be…
Boone Gorges shares that BuddyPress 2.8 will require PHP 5.3.x. He shared recent PHP version breakdown for sites running a version of BuddyPress greater than 2.0: Unknown – 1.08% 5.2 – 3.23% 5.3 – 12.92% 5.4 – 34.44% 5.5 – 22.38% 5.6 – 23.02% 7.0 – 2.92%
In a guest post with Mathieu Viet, Varun Dubey explains how his exceptional BuddyX BuddyPress theme made its way into the official WordPress.org theme directory. 🎨
I enjoyed this guest post by Arjun Bhattarai on the BuddyPress blog. Arjun is the founder and developer of StudentsNepal.com — the first and largest community website for students in Nepal with 9,700 registered members and 50,000 subscribers. It was built with WordPress, BuddyPress and bbPress.
Issue #456 “One of the marvelous things about community is that it enables us to welcome and help people in a way we couldn’t as individuals.” — Jean Vanier, Community And Growth Howdy! Thinking about WordPress history lately in terms of business and product acquisitions, key investments and hires … it says A LOT about…