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WP Idea Stream

Share ideas, great ones will rise to the top!


  • Adapts to Upstream embed improvements introduced in WordPress 4.5
  • Make sure to not interfere with the BuddyPress Emails repair tools
  • Avoid split sentences and some inconsistencies in l10n/i18n


  • Makes sure the idea header is output even if a plugin is using the content of the idea inside a meta tag (eg: JetPack)
  • Adapt to changes introduced about Post Types comments tracking into the Activity Stream by BuddyPress 2.5
  • Improve translation/wording/english grammar


  • Users profiles embeds.
  • Featured images for ideas.
  • Various embed improvements.
  • In users profiles, the issue with the title of commented private ideas is now fixed.
  • In users profiles, user rates are now consistent meaning only ideas the displayed user rated will be displayed.
  • WP Idea Stream style has been optimized for the TwentySixteen theme.
  • Spammed users on multisite configs or configs where BuddyPress is activated, will not be displayed anymore. Unless you unspam them :)
  • More links on archive pages are now using the link of the idea.
  • The Ideas pagination is now completely independant of the Posts one.


  • BuddyDrive integration: users can now attach files to their ideas.
  • The sign-up form is now also available for multisite configs when user registration is activated on the network.
  • The way the plugin's specific template parts are loaded has been improved.
  • Default slugs are now translatable.
  • WP Idea Stream template parts has been optimized for the Twentyfifteen theme.


  • Fixes potential security issues by making sure add_query_arg() urls are escaped.


  • Fixes potential security issues
  • Fixes a problem with BP Default based themes (ideas in groups)


  • Sign-up form
  • Export ideas in a CSV file from the Ideas administration
  • Improves the title tag
  • Themes can now use a new template for single ideas : single-ideastream.php
  • Now uses the BuddyPress Post type activities


  • The plugin has been completely rewritten
  • requires WordPress 4.0
  • adds BuddyPress support (2.1 required if BuddyPress is activated)
  • uses WP Rewrite API so that you can leave default permalink settings or use pretty urls
  • Idea author's archive page is now a user profile with 3 tabs to see the ideas shared/commented/rated by the user
  • Improves the way plugin's templates are loaded to try to adapt to the most WordPress themes
  • Plugin's templates and css file can be overriden from the theme as soon as there are in a folder name 'wp-idea-stream'
  • Separates comments about ideas from other post types comments
  • Gives a 5 minutes extra time to the user to edit his idea once submitted
  • Adds new sort options to filter ideas by number of comments, average rate or latest
  • Adds a new search feature
  • Adds a sticky feature to public ideas.
  • Admins can now moderate ratings
  • All url slugs can be customized
  • Adds an option to neutralize comments about ideas
  • New widgets : top contributors, most popular ideas (comments/rates), most recent comments about ideas...
  • and some other nice enhancements to discover by yourself ;)


  • requires WordPress 3.9
  • This version fixes some bugs and notice errors
  • It gives up custom tinyMCE plugin previously used to add links or image in favor of the WordPress built-in ones.
  • It fixes the slashes bug when defining custom captions for stars.
  • It adds a link on the rating stars when not viewing the idea in its single template. When on an archive template, clicking on the stars will open the idea so that the user can rate it.


  • requires WordPress 3.5
  • now uses wp_editor to fix some ugly javascript warnings
  • adds 2 tinyMCE plugins to improve image and link management when adding an idea.
  • templates are now optimized for twentytwelve theme.


  • fixes a trouble appeared in WP 3.4 on the wysiwyg editor
  • fixes a redirect trouble once the idea is posted if plugin is activated in a child blog
  • adds status header to avoid 404 in several templates


  • adds a filter on comment notification text when post author can't edit comment in order to avoid displaying the trash and spam link in the author's mail


  • fixes the 'edit description link' bug on author idea template
  • adds titles on browser header by filtering wp_title and bp_page_title (BuddyPress)
  • it's now possible to feature ideas from BuddyPress comment template.


  • Plugin birth..

Requires: 4.4 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.3
Last Updated: 4 months ago
Active Installs: 600+


4.4 out of 5 stars


0 of 9 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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