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This version only for BuddyPress 1.5

Mobile BuddyPress theme optimized for viewing on iPhone, iPod touch. Will also work on Android and some Blackberry devices. Activate and plugin will detect mobile devices and use the BuddyPress Mobile theme. Options to switch between desktop and mobile theme. Two theme styles to choose from. Custom front page for the mobile site as well as a custom mobile menu. Option for visitors to get a add to home screen notice* and lazily loaded avatars fro faster page loads.


Automatic Installation

  1. From inside your WordPress administration panel, visit ‘Plugins -> Add New’
  2. Search for BuddyPress Mobile and find this plugin in the results
  3. Click ‘Install’
  4. Once installed, activate via the ‘Plugins -> Installed’ page
  5. Choose various admin options.

Manual Installation

  1. Upload buddypress-mobile to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Choose various admin options.


Can I edit the theme?

Yes. In buddypress-mobile/themes/default you can edit the theme files.

How to create a custom mobile homepage.

Create a page in the WordPress admin titled bp-mobile. The mobile theme will use this page.

Contributors & Developers

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

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.


First draft iPad theme

Fixed css loading on desktop theme


Custom front page via a WordPress page titled bp-mobile.
Choose different theme styles.
AdMob integration.
Avatars are lazy loaded to speed up page loads.
Switch between mobile and desktop themes.
Ability to create a custom menu for the mobile theme.


added front page template so you can create a different homepage when visiting from mobile.


Completely new theme to better accommodate added plugins.
Started adding support for admin options. Current option adds an “add to home screen” notice.


Fixed footer call so plugins can attach to it.


Updated theme to BuddyPress 1.2.6 and started adding support for various plugins (Links and Achievements).


Fixed duplicate add friends button.


Added blog posts page.


Fixed homepage when choosing activity stream as homepage.


beta version. Please test and submit bugs. submit bugs here

NOTE: may not work with all BuddyPress plugins. Adding support for some plugins.