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bbPress Notify


This plugin integrates into bbPress and sends a notification via e-mail when new topics or replies are posted. It is fully configurable in the bbPress settings.

Settings include:
* Notification recipients for new topics, * Notification recipients for new replies, * Notification e-mail’s subject and body for both new topics and replies


  • The settings page


  1. Upload the entire plugin folder via FTP to /wp-content/plugins/.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

Contributors & Developers

“bbPress Notify” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Bugfix: WP_DEBUG messages fixed (thanks to Damien Carbery)


  • Added template tags “[topic-replyurl]” and “[reply-replyurl]”


  • Improved selection of e-mail recipients; now it is possible to select multiple user roles


  • First alpha version