This plugin adds a widget to Buddypress that displays the friends for the current user that is logged in. They are displayed as Avatar images or as a list of your friends. You can easily resize the avatar images and control how many of your friends display in the widget. This plugin will be expanding to include a lot more features including sorting friends in different manners.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Note: This plugin is for extending the functionality of Buddypress. Buddypress must be installed.
- Install the plugin
- Drag an instance of the widget into the desired sidebar
- Type in a title for your widget
- Select the maximum number of friend to be shown in the list
- Select a width and a height for the avatar images, a trial and error approach can be used to get them to fit the way you want
- Check the box for ‘current member mode’ if you want to show the friends of the member who’s profile you are looking at
- If you want to just display a list of links with no image check the ‘Display as List’ checkbox
Contributors & Developers
“Buddypress Friends” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.
Interested in development?
- Hello Buddypress World! Wahoo
- Fixed issue with pagination limiting friends to 20
- Added the ‘current member mode’ feature
- Fixed current member mode problem when you are not on a member page
- Changed file structure
- Bug patrol, hopfully got the little suckers
- Broke the customizable title function when bug hunting, fixed it
- Removed loader.php file due to issue with BP 1.5 and WP 3.2