BuddyPress is the most suited and popular plugin to build a social networking like a website on WordPress. This plugin is compatible with almost all the WordPress themes. From members, chats, groups to activities, this plugin offers everything a social networking site needs. Major Features of BuddyPress are Private Messaging, Extended Profiles, Activity Streams, BuddyPress Group, Friend Connections, Discussion Forums. One of the best thing that you can do with this plugin is to create groups. But how should you do that? In this article, we will let you know How you can create BuddyPress Groups.
Groups in BuddyPress lets your users subscribe to different topics and join a group they feel interested in. For example, if you have members who love Football, then you can create a group a group named, “Football” and share relevant topics in that particular group. The users can easily join that Group of their interest and share their activities. Therefore, BuddyPress Group Creation is a very useful feature that you can create for your social community website.
So let us get started with the step by step tutorial on how you can create a BuddyPress Group. The theme that I have used for creating a Group is Reign-The Ultimate BuddyPress Theme by Wbcom Designs.
BuddyPress is a really great plugin and to create a group is one the easiest thing that you can do. I hope this article helped you in creating BuddyPress groups for your social community website.