FREELessons: 7Length: 28 minutes
In this course, you’ll learn all about setting up BuddyPress—one of the most popular WordPress plugins and the best way to add social networking features to your WordPress site.
1.Introduction1 lesson, 00:31
1 lesson, 00:31
2.Get Started2 lessons, 10:41
2 lessons, 10:41
2.1Install BuddyPress and Add Components05:18
Install BuddyPress and Add Components
3.Optimize Your Site for BuddyPress3 lessons, 14:56
3 lessons, 14:56
3.1Install and Configure a BuddyPress-Compatible Theme04:52
Install and Configure a BuddyPress-Compatible Theme
3.2Add BuddyPress to Navigation04:54
Add BuddyPress to Navigation
3.3Add BuddyPress Widgets05:10
Add BuddyPress Widgets
4.Conclusion1 lesson, 01:39
1 lesson, 01:39
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Hello, and welcome to this Tuts+ course on adding BuddyPress to your WordPress site. My name's Rachel McCollin, and in this course I'm gonna show you how to install and configure one of the most popular WordPress plugins there is, and that's BuddyPress. So we'll create this dummy site here, and I'll take you through the steps you need to add BuddyPress to it. Select the components that you'll need for your site, configure your navigation, and add widgets. Watch this course and learn all about BuddyPress.
Rachel McCollin is a WordPress developer who writes books, articles and tutorials about web design and development, with a focus on WordPress and on responsive and mobile development. She runs a web design agency in Birmingham, UK and has published three books on WordPress, including WordPress: Pushing the Limits, an advanced resource for WordPress developers. She's currently writing her fourth book.