A plugin that can help webmasters transform their regular WordPress installation into a fully-blown online community and social networking
BuddyPress will let users register and start creating and sharing content with their friends.
Users can put up public profiles, create groups, join groups, post messages on their profile pages, post messages inside group pages, follow other users, etc..
BuddyPress comes with a comprehensive settings panel which lets webmasters choose what interactivity features to provide, and also comes with a set of useful sidebar widgets.
Additionally, the WordPress repository also comes with plenty of pure BuddyPress-dedicated plugins for easily enhancing default functionality.
Unpack and upload it to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress.
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What's New in This Release:
- XProfile component: add missing error hook to the “URL” profile field type.
- BP-legacy: make sure themes can override BuddyPress stylesheet.
- BP-Default: make sure BuddyPress JS scripts are enqueued.
- BP-Default: bring @-mention suggestions support.