BuddyPress

BuddyPress Launches Style Modules Trial Initiative

BuddyPress core developer Hugo Ashmore announced a new trial initiative this week that aims to create a library of CSS and JavaScript snippets to help users customize their communities. The Style Modules project will aggregate community-submitted code that enhances BuddyPress components in a plug-and-play manner. Developers who want to contribute (more…)

BuddyPress 2.6 to Introduce New API for Navigation

In an exceptionally well-documented commit message, BuddyPress lead developer Boone Gorges introduced a new API to manage single item navigation, thanks to contributions from core developers Mathieu Viet and Raymond Hoh. Gorges summarized the changes to how BuddyPress will handle navigation in the upcoming 2.6 release: The new BP_Core_Nav overhauls (more…)

Restrict BuddyPress Signups by Email Domain

Spam is one of the most discouraging things about managing a BuddyPress-powered social network. Since WordPress itself is already a magnet for spam signups and comments, BuddyPress is subject to the same and then some. With an ordinary WordPress site you can block most of it fairly well, but with (more…)

BuddyPress REST API Feature Plugin Now in Development

Developers interested in contributing to the creation of a BuddyPress REST API met for the first time yesterday to discuss a path forward. Bronson Quick is leading the project with the help of Ryan Fugate. Quick works for Human Made and is a WordPress core contributor. He is also the (more…)