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bbPress Social Network

The Social Network Plugin for bbPress! Friend requests, Private Messaging, Global Notifications, Google Search Integration and Social Virality.

Turn your forum into a social network! Bring live, social notifications. Host your own notification system and login system without needing any third party javascript or other code.

The #1 Social Plugin for bbPress!

*Increase Registrations with Registration Dropdown *Increase Activity by delivering real-time notifications to users *Increase community by giving them a private messaging system *Increase response times to moderating new articles *Improve community by having friend requests.

Get Started Quickly

On install, the plugin works right out of the box.

Integrate With Your Theme

bbPress Social Network Plugin gives you full control over the colors of your plugin to match any theme fixed and fluid.

bbPress Pro

bbPress Social Network is a fully functional but limited version of our full Notification plugin.

Our full version includes many more features:

  • Allow Moderator Drop down to see pending posts for select usergroups
  • Allow all users to use private message Drop Down
  • Allow all users to use Friend Request Drop Down
  • Allow @user tagging like Facebook
  • Increased customizability

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Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.4.2
Last Updated: 2013-9-30
Active Installs: 10+


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